Seven for Saturday

Welcome to this week’s Seven for Saturday! I hope, if you celebrate the holidays, you are enjoying this holiday season! 1 ~Home for the Holidays 🎄 My husband spent 16 days down south battling the fires this month and returned home late Wednesday night. During those 16 days, he was on three of the six wild land fires but spent the majority of his time at the Thomas Fire. The Thomas Fire is now the…

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Seven for Saturday

Welcome to this week’s Seven for Saturday! 1 – Southern California Fires  I am sure you’ve heard about the horrible wind-driven and drought-fueled fires happening this week in Southern California. My husband, Bill, left with a crew of 20 firefighters and 5 fire engines late Tuesday night. He has been there ever since, along with estimates of 8700 other emergency responders. The last two months have been traumatic, nerve-wracking, frightening and emotional for me, my…

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Seven for Saturday

Welcome to this week’s Seven for Saturday! 1 – Thanksgiving Day  I hope you had a lovely Thanksgiving Day if you celebrated. This year Rob, my husband’s younger brother and his wife, Debbie hosted at their home in Sebastopol where I stayed for 11 days last month during our fire evacuation. It was good to return under less worrisome circumstances and always fun to be around our family and Debbie’s. Debbie and her daughter set…

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Seven for Saturday

Happy Saturday! It’s time for a new Seven for Saturday post, when I share an assortment of things on my mind this week: 1 – Feeling Sociable Thankfully I am feeling less withdrawn lately post-fires and in the mood for going out into the world and seeing friends. This week has been the most social I have had since October 8th. Monday, I went to lunch at Monti’s in Santa Rosa with my friend Elizabeth of…

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Seven for Saturday

Happy weekend! I hope you’ve had a great week. I am pleased to report I’ve been feeling a little more like myself the last several days –  so much so I thought I would put up a new Seven for Saturday post. Here’s what’s been happening around here lately. 1 ~ I am 50! This is my first real blog post since turning the big 5-o. While I didn’t spend it in Paris as planned, I…

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Seven for Saturday

It’s been three weeks since my last Seven for Saturday post but it feels more like 3 months. What a good feeling it is to be back to blogging and feel some normalcy. Thank you for all the wonderful comments on my last post. I tried to keep up with replies but other things got in the way. I still intend to respond to each one in time. Your comments and words of concern and…

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