are we there yet?

THIS is the way most people feel about summer.   like WOW! can’t get enough of this great sunny SUMMER weather. lounging about in cool blue pools! flowers blooming to beat the band. picnics in the park. grilling in your own back yard. hiking in the great outdoors. on and on it goes. and coming … [Read more…]

an apple woman

we all come in different shapes and sizes. all my life i’ve been short. i used to be 5 foot 2 eyes of blue. now i’ve shrunk and i’m 5 foot 1. . recently due to the illness i lost over 20 pounds. JUST LIKE THAT! phhft! . kind of nice really.  a little silver lining i … [Read more…]


She found a new place and is moving this week. She’ll be back on the peanut soon. Doing ok.  Capt. Fritter

for once

for once i have absolutely NOTHING to say. . my goodness folks!  is she sick?  is she feverish? LOL!  nope. you know only too well that    sometimes i simply get all talked out. and now it’s just a very quiet time here at the peanut. . i’m sending love to each one of you. you’re the BEST! and … [Read more…]

living a small life

there’s a movement going on old bean! and it’s exciting!           ~ but first.  some thoughts about why we needed this movement. in the 80’s there was a catch phrase from a popular movie that described the era. ~ ”  GREED IS GOOD  “ ~   our country bought into that … [Read more…]

our work here

  do not ask how did we get here ! .       do not ask . why are we here ! . . life IS . . tell THIS tell ALL . . . . amidst the broken edges of the world that slice the heart may we find solace dear friends. . … [Read more…]

a tiny winged soul

house sparrows they are the common folk of bird land. . maybe they’re not brightly colored. maybe their chirruping is not the most melodious. maybe they can be a nuisance if you park under a tree where they reside. but lo! they have ALWAYS been a favorite of mine!  my whole life i have loved … [Read more…]