A savory brunch

Sunday started with a savory brunch at my neighbor Lily’s. While she and her former student knitted, we chatted about Halloween costumes, travel and pets. Including Oscar, the fostered dog that likes to lay frog legged.

Otto, cone


Friends around the web saw cryptic posts about this furry little lady, a ten year old dog I fostered for the good part of a week. Long story short: I’m not ready for a dog. Long story long: I went into a pet store because they had a sign for rescue cats. But it was […]

Daisy in the sun

Daisy spends almost every clear afternoon in this very spot at the farm, curled up and seemingly content in the sunshine. But I think she has an ulterior motive: prime location for spotting mail and package delivery vans and alerting everyone.


The ball is not for fetch, it is a snack.

Digo, Erik, Karl, orange car

These are random photos from the evening and morning that I wanted to keep, log, tag, and whatnot. Above? Digo healin’ up. ▲ ▲ Rockin’ the capris. ▲ Erik & Karl ▲ When in San Francisco, it’s important to take a photo all tilted and make everything look wonky. Required for all tourists. Guilty.

2012 Auto Show and then some

Kicked off the day at the Auto Show downtown. Fairly subdued affair this year ’round. Best of show in my book? The 2013 Ford Fusion. Agressive, Aston Martiny looks. Dig it thoroughly. Wandered downtown and thought these “short” buildings were pretty nifty, holding their own on 2nd street while big high rises sprout up all […]

The post with a dog in a van that’s really about two movies

Mom is trying to catch all the Oscar nominated ‘Best Films’ and it’s a fairly subdued lot this year. But it’s fun to watch movies so she came over for take out Indian food and we scratched two off the list: “Midnight in Paris” Was a surprise. Thoroughly enjoyable and got the gears spinning how […]