Monday Musings

As the cold mornings gave way to warm afternoons, the windows could remain down during the wait at Starbucks as nature slowly began to unthaw from the long winter, but only along the shore as many are chafing at the bit to be out on the lake in the kayak. If you’re curious about some…

Monday Musings

After complaining all winter about our gray skies, we finally woke to a beautiful sky that lasted throughout the day which I was beginning to think was impossible. Harper was not impressed and did not want to leave her bed since the blue sky arrived with our coldest temperatures of the year and she was…

The Week In Seven Photos

So, this week should only be about celebrating that Harper is one year old, but I discovered my first gray hair this week and while initial thought was it’s because I’m old, I would rather blame surviving a year with a puppy at this age. I tried the Harper excuse for old age on my…

Saturday Football

During College Football Bowl Season a favorite team hoodie is usually required, but with our warmest Christmas in 37 years and another record-setting warm day, it will be Notre Dame jerseys for both of us on this great Saturday football day. ESPN College GameDay – 9:00 am Notre Dame vs. Iowa State – 12:00 pm…

Monday Musings

At least one of us was thrilled with more time to explore on the weekend now that the college football season has ended.  Harper is not allowed to freely explore without being on her leash at home, with all the backyard visitors and an increase in coyote sightings and attacks in the area, so she…