Foreign films, the Olympics and Dumplings

It is another stunning morning here.  Cool, breezy, sunny. Not your typical July day in the South, for sure. I feel like I should go outside and do something, but I have so many inside projects that need my attention. OK, I have to stop for a minute here.  I'm watching Eat, Drink , Man, Woman … Continue reading Foreign films, the Olympics and Dumplings

Reclaiming the Backyard

I heard it before my car came to a complete stop.  Chainsaws, mulchers and the labored grunts of manual workers coming from behind my house.  Music to my ears! My neighbor's son and grandkids are clearing out the storm debris this week.  I can hear the mulcher roaring out the window behind me as I … Continue reading Reclaiming the Backyard