image398246888.jpgI walk Maruska in the mornings now. Gets us both out of the house, which is good. Leash optional, floppy cowboy hat to keep the bugs off or rain drops at bay. Fresh black rasberries for my cereal or yogurt.

The garden is doing well; pumpkin vines are happy, as are the tomatoes…and weeds. I’ll have to get those tomorrow morning.