A quick "hello" to let you know I've not gone MIA.
Actually, I've been enjoying a week of domestic & grandmotherly bliss. Daughter Molly & granddaughter Rylie, along with Molly's boyfriend Tom, have been with us ten great days. My kitchen's gotten some intense usage, as have the chaise lounges adjacent to the pool.
Grandpa & I have whisked Miss Rylie away for a Grand Canyon experience. We made our way yesterday, traveling north out of Phoenix to Sedona. We then meandered along the Oak Creek River through the canyon by the same name into Flagstaff, where we nestled for the night.
May I say how impressed was Miss Rylie that Grandpa's an "elite" hotel guest, which means our
Soon we'll head to breakfast; then onto the canyon's South Rim. It's an amazing site that never loses it's power to humble.
I'll be around to visit each of you next week when at last my routines are again routine. For now, my best & warmest to all.
A Happy Sassy Granny