Today I broke the lawnmower. You can interpret the title of this post any which way you want: is the lawnmower moody? (yes) Am I moody? (yes) Is anyone else moody because of us? (yes) Continue reading
Summer vacation started on Friday at 3:15 pm and it’s been a pretty good start so far. We had tennis lessons, a birthday party, a visit or two, and we set up the backyard pool and a new canopy for shade over the picnic table. Which is where I’m sitting right now typing…this, ladies and gents, is my new office.
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I’m standing in my semi-finished basement talking to the bestest contractor ever when out of the corner of my eye I see, through the window facing our backyard, this:
What is it? Where did it come from? It certainly looks like a chicken, doesn’t it?
Well, we live in a city of 2.5 million inhabitants. There’s a lot of greenery in this city, parks, the lake within walking distance, and all kinds of wildlife, including racoons.
But chickens? Is it a chicken?
Well, it flew away. I don’t know where it came from and I don’t know how it could have survived this cold snowy night.
I felt sorry for it. I worried about it all night.
PS we had spaghetti for supper.