Tag Archives: Texas

A Surprise Offer

  How many places do you know where they call you on the phone and say, “Hey, do you want to come and pick our blueberries like you did last year?” It’s a little family farm, 20 minutes from our … Continue reading

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Overdue for Blogging

I’ve been very remiss about writing on my blog, mostly because I couldn’t think of anything to say and I hadn’t been feeling well for two months since I returned to Texas from Cartagena. But now I’m BACK on my … Continue reading

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The Beauty of Central Texas in April; Who Knew?

I’m settling in here in central Texas. Have a bad case of foot rot that I got from who knows where. Very painful. I’ve discovered that April is a beautiful time of year here. Tons of wildflowers by the side … Continue reading

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Safely Back in the USA

Brownie, Nikita, and Rambo arrived in Roberto’s arms yesterday after a successful relocation from Cartagena, Colombia to Caldwell, Texas. Roberto left Cartagena on Friday, 12/19, and so did the dogs. But theirs was a more circuitous journey that took them … Continue reading

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Turkey or Tofu? Happy Thanksgiving

Heading back to my Colombian¬†farm tomorrow morning. Been in Texas too long and it’s getting cold there and everywhere. Miss my hubby, doggies, and home there, for sure, but I loved spending the extra time with my daughter and her … Continue reading

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Road Trip to the Gulf Coast

  Took a trip with Roberto to the Texas Gulf Coast. Some nice little towns (Palacios, Port Lavaca, Port O’ Connor) and many bays there. Finally, got out to face the ocean gulf in Matagorda. Brought a hermit crab back … Continue reading

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Just Like in the Movies

Two days ago, my daughter and I went to look at a property at a subdivision about 25 minutes away from her home. Just curious. We took the 2001 Jeep and ended up lost down a¬†desolate sandy road within the … Continue reading

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