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life, food, stuff like that…

  • little girl and walkers

Getting rid of granny(walker)

"Excuse me," says the little girl, shyly, fingering the rails of my grannywalker, "Are you really old? My great-grandma has [...]

  • pushing mobility limits on places like a path to the river

Jury booty

A month ago, traversing this sandy path down to the river would have been unthinkable. Yet here I am. [...]

  • my first tidepool since falling

Beachwalking and the denizens of the deep

My very first in-person tidepool since falling. It was glorious. Here's what they don't tell you about recovery [...]

  • buying veggies for the backyard

Walking and the well-grounded non-gardener

"Do you have a cane?" Brenda-the-PT asked, and I nodded, "Good. Bring it next time. I want you to graduate [...]

  • frank, the blue-eyed hermit crab

Batting cleanup (tanks a lot, Fred)

Frank Sinatra, the blue-eyed hermit crab Starting a marine reef tank is a lot like adopting a demanding, [...]

Fred gets tanked

Brad and the Resident Carpenter begin the laborious process of setting up our new marine reef tank I [...]