I have a sweet little friend in her late 70's who asked me to take her to see Lions for Lambs and we are going this afternoon. I say sweet little friend because she is tiny and frail, like a little lamb, but underneath she has always been a lion for education, having taught elementary school all of her working life. She's really not the type to go to movies, whatever type means(??), so I was surprised when she asked to see this one. But then I smiled inside knowing of her diligent work for the poor
The former lead singer for Led Zeppelin, Robert Plant, and the blue grass goddess, Allison Krauss, have joined voices to record a most incredible CD. Yup...that's it up there ^^^ Raising Sand. Oh my gosh, the places it takes me. Hehe...I need a man to hold me close and slow dance to Polly Come Home. And then he can just stay there cause I'll be needin' him again. Oh yeah.
Their voices really work together but it is the acoustic instruments that sing for me even more. There's a little
It is raining! No, it's not that. It's that I had raked two huge piles of leaves as far as I could get them and was going to start dragging them, via a tarp, out to the front berm for pick-up on Monday. Man oh man. Now it will probably freeze, then snow, and there they will sit till spring. All the men in the neighborhood have leaf blowers and walk around showing them off.
The same thing happens in the winter. I'm out there shoveling snow with a shovel and the men all come out put-putting
Can anyone explain how to get those little side thingys on the blog to work?
Since some people have posted pictures of their pets, I thought I would post pictures of my sons' pets.
That's Ruger, German Shorthair Pointer, going for a dive. Knowing his personality, I imagine him saying, LET'S PARTY!
(this is not my pool)
Baby Wrigley, Boston Terrier, named after Wrigley Field in Chicago, in his Cubs blanket