January 16, 2017

Incoming Mail--Sherri Kay in Wisconsin

Cheerful letter with a handmade card.

Incoming Mail--Fish in Taiwan

Postcard sent from Fish's trip to Thailand.

Outgoing Mail--January 1-15, 2017

Cards and Letters to Fish in Taiwan, Liz in Iowa, Wanda in Canada, Penny in Canada, and Claudia in California.

Letters to Wanda in Canada, Michele in New Mexico, Sherri Kay in Wisconsin, and Barbara in South Carolina.

Cards to Keli in Nebraska, Ellen in The Netherlands, Sue in North Carolina, Penny in Canada, Becky in Oregon, and Mom in Nebraska.

Postcards to Joel in Arizona and Fish in Taiwan.

January 15, 2017

More Sweet William

Hanging out in an Albuquerque restaurant.

January 12, 2017

Sweet William

What you do when you're trying to stay awake!

January 10, 2017

Current Little Pleasures

My mom had hip-replacement surgery yesterday, and she's recovering fairly well at the hospital.  When she goes home, Maya and I plan to stay with her until she can get around on her own.  So relieved the surgery is successfully over!

Christmas dinner and present exchange with Maya, my best friend, and my goddaughter.

Family New Year's Eve

New year as an excuse to order new return address labels

New pen friends in 2016

Blankets and the fireplace in the cold weather