Tuesday, September 13, 2011

morning notes

I woke up early this morning to a quiet house. The air felt still and heavy.
Wind had come up overnight and brought smoke in from Idaho. Across the valley, I could barely make out the Ruby Mountains.

sunrise through the windbreak

Mike had gone to the mountains and the girls slept quietly upstairs. I took a minute to straighten up the kitchen and found this self portrait on the table;


and this note on the counter from Mike;

fyi guys; a tissue box makes a very romantic notecard when your significant other has a headcold.
Well played, Mike.


Homestead said...

Do you have PEGBOARD??? In your KITCHEN???

I think I love you.

Ellie said...

Indeed we do...it was here when we moved it - and tho I fantisize somtimes about cupboards, there is something great about pegboard...in the kitchen! :)

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