Monthly Archives: October 2015

Ok, I did something wrong yesterday

My ribs hurt, starting just under my shoulder blade, going around to the front, almost to the sternum. But only on the right side of my body. Pulled some weeds yesterday, using long rake to get the ones with long … Continue reading

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2nd day in a row

Archimedes ‘chat buddy’, a wild Rainbow Lorikeet, stopped by again.  I will resist the urge to tame it, as I can get pretty close to it. It might have been someone else’s pet, but it’s doing ok on it’s own. 

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It’s not just me

Alan says he is surprised at how much he misses Archimedes. Just got through putting groceries away, and we used to have Archimedes as a cheering section. Squawking and bouncing on his perch as we worked.  It’s just so quiet. … Continue reading

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15 year old habit

Did laundry today. Went to hang it outside and automatically said “Hey Archimedie sweetie!” It’s going to take a while.

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RIP Archimedes

We spotted him in his cage dead. It looks like he tried to squeeze his way out through too small a gap in the cage, got his head stuck, panicked and broke his neck, died instantly.  Alan and I have … Continue reading

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Guess my hand isn’t ‘all better’ yet

Pulled some weeds this morning, near the mail box.  Used the pitchfork to loosen the deeply rooted ones, pulled them and others out. One wheelbarrow full. Right hand  is very stiff and sore along the heel of the palm, the … Continue reading

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There has got to be an equation somewhere

That calculates and correlates why when cleaning out a room or a closet, you make a bigger mess before it starts looking tidy.

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