A Beautiful Day

 Posted by at 12:20 am  Nick's Blog
Feb 032024
 

Yesterday was such a beautiful day that it was hard to believe that it was only early February. The temperature was in the low 70s, the sky was blue with a few high clouds, and it was too nice a day to spend it inside. I had a few chores I wanted to get done, […]

Nov 212023
 

We got Terry’s cats, BeeBee and Mai Lyn, spayed a week ago today, and as I wrote in a blog afterward, Mai Lyn was fine after a couple of hours rest. BeeBee seemed to be having some kind of reaction to the medication and hissed and growled at the other critters for a couple of […]

New Chimes

 Posted by at 12:55 am  Nick's Blog
Jul 172023
 

Back in March we bought a set of Wind River Corinthian Bells wind chimes to hang on our back deck, and we have loved the soft, rich sound of them. Made with powder coated aluminum tubes that are individually hand tuned, we bought a set of the biggest ones, in the scale of G. As I […]

A Cool Day

 Posted by at 12:33 am  Nick's Blog
May 242023
 

I spent much of the day yesterday sending out my free author’s newsletter to my subscribers, announcing my newest book, A Changing World. If you’re not already on the mailing list for the author’s newsletter and would like to be, send me your e-mail address at editor@gypsyjournal.net. I promise not to spam you, and I never […]

Mar 242023
 

In yesterday’s blog, I wrote about having a tornado shelter installed at our son Travis and his wife Geli’s house. There’s a possibility the timing could not have been better, because the weatherman says that sometime after midnight tonight we are going to get hit with some strong storms and the possibility of isolated tornadoes. […]