• Journal,  Life,  Thoughts,  Uncategorized

    Do You See What I’m Up Against?

    Yesterday was an absolutely gorgeous day in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas. We welcomed March in with an 80°F day. It was fantastic. I wanted to get a picture of my neighborhood yesterday so I could show you why my allergies are so bad lately. But I got busy and failed to capture a picture. Today, however, we were bombarded with temperatures below freezing, and waves of ice pellets that literally rained down like beads dropping from a broken necklace, and sounding like glass against the windowpanes. During a lull, I went outside and grabbed a picture of the neighborhood. This is shot number one: And number two: So, now you can…

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    A Little Something Random

    This is the tree in the very center of the front yard of my house. It’s a Bartlett Pear I believe. This tree and I are in a love-hate relationship right now. I love how pretty it is with all the leaves on it and how the leaves look like russet leather in the fall. It loves all the sun and water it gets and how I won’t let the kids tear branches off of it. Right now I am hating it, though. At least, I don’t hate the tree. I hate this, which is on the tree: Those little flowers are my nightmare. As of last night I am…