Today’s mental health break: camping, gaming and sleeping among the oddities.

How to accomodate the little critters this Spring and Summer....
The gift shop at the Uwajimaya Market in Seattle. Pronounced “oo-WAHJ-uh-MY-ah.”  Easy to get to on the light rail, get off at the Chinatown stop. It’s an Asian specialty store, heavy with Japan imports. Set aside a...
After the horror of squash bugs in yesterday’s post, how about some pretties from the garden? Above is a black hollyhock, which is really a deep purple that looks a little black in the right light. A...