Pine Cone Trimmings….

Maggie’s pawsability thought for the day:

Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough.

Author Unknown

Tigger Backpack

Maggie and I have been spending time de-cluttering stuff we don’t need anymore. Our neighborhood is getting all the trees trimmed too. Lots of pine cones and pine tree saplings are scattered everywhere.

To my chagrin; Maggie loves a good pine needle!


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Sunrise and Flowers with Maggie

Maggie’s pawsability thought for the day:

“Give me odorous at sunrise a garden of beautiful flowers where I can walk.”

sunrise in the neighborhood


Maggie smelling the pansies

beautiful Maggie on a sunrise morn

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Saturday Doings

Maggie’s pawsability thought for the day:

Weekends don’t count unless you spend them doing something completely pointless.

Bill Watterson

  This weekend our Saturday doings will be completely meaningful and utterly pointless. Maggie likes this. Me too.

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Double Birds’ Eye View

Maggie’s pawsability thought for the day:

“The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.” Ashley Montagu

Western Scrub-Jay nest

  In our yard, high up little chirps caught Maggie’s and my attention. I looked up and saw a Blue Jay (really the Western Scrub-Jay) hop in a nest...

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To Trust or Not to Trust….like picking pedals from a daisy?

Maggie’s pawsability thought for the day:

“We’re never so vulnerable than when we trust someone-but paradoxically, if we cannot trust, neither can we find love or joy.”

Vulnerable Maggie

  Maggie trusts me to do what’s right for her. Big responsibility, because she is vulnerable to the choices I make...

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Bumble Bees and Tulip Trees

Maggie’s pawsability thought for the day:

“Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn’t be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn’t know it so it goes on flying anyway.”

Mary Kay Ash

our tulip tree

  A friend told me the other day that she saw tulip trees in bloom. Sure enough the tulip tree hanging over my yard is starting to bloom...

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