As we age, skin loosens around the eyes. The tendon that attaches the levator muscle to the eyelid can stretch and allow the eyelid to fall and eventually cover the eye either partially or completely. It’s also not uncommon for someone to develop upper eyelid ptosis after cataract surgery. Ptosis is a medical term for…Read more »
My father used to forage for mushrooms in the woods and took my brother, sister, and I with him as children. We had memorable hikes. Our father passed away some years ago, but my brother still enjoys mushroom hunting with his grown kids. So when his neighbor offered him some Chantrelles, he jumped at the…Read more »
Wow, I have never seen lightening strikes this often in the Seattle-Auburn region! The news quoted 1200 strikes last night. It seemed endless and lit up the whole sky over and over. It was the best entertainment.
My pumpkins in the garden are already ripe. I have about 7 so far.
I went to Bonny Lake’s midsummer Renaissance faire today and had a good time. The theme today was pirates. They were skits, songs, and merriment.
I found this inside one of my antique cookbooks and thought I’d share it. It starts out about making a cake, but it is really about this woman’s day with her kids. To make a cake, light the oven. Get out utensils and ingredients. Remove blocks and toy autos from table. Grease pan. Crack nuts.…Read more »
Today my family & I went to Ocean Shores for the sandfest and sawdust festival. It was amateur day for sandcastle building. The teacher had an adorable dragon. The chainsaw artists were great too.