I love strolling through the changing autumn woods with the smell of crisp air, damp earth, and faint wood-smoke punctuating … Continue reading Autumn Walk
September brought new experiences of camping in Lassen, NP during early autumn and fulfilling a lifelong dream. Continue reading “Lassen, NP Vacation Part III”
Tonight I was a good girl. I haven’t practiced harp technique drills in over a year. So I decided to pull out my trusty “Harp Exercises for Agility and Speed” by Deborah Friou book and tackle it some of the drills. I was pleasantly surprised! Usually in the past I didn’t care for drills hardly at all. I much preferred learning a new song or arranging. Today, I really enjoyed the mental and physical workout of trying to do the drills first accurately then faster and faster. I’m especially slow in my left hand, in part because the strings are thicker and harder to pluck than the right hand, not to mention that I’m right-handed.
This fall and winter has been extremely unusual weather-wise around here. All the trees turned colors much later than usual. Here are a few pictures from November. Continue reading “Rain vs snow”
Today I worked hard around the house. Doing basic cleaning of the bathroom and my room. I also dragged myself … Continue reading Leaves, leaves, and more leaves
November 3. I’m thankful for Payday!!! I love having money in the bank again and a full tank of gas. … Continue reading Getting Colder
I have been so incredibly busy that I have been forgetting to be grateful for the things I have and … Continue reading Thankfulness