2/20/12: The way Ginzy’s treatment protocols are beginning to show good results.
2/19/12: Persuading Ginzy to sit still for 10 minutes of treatment with a warm compress.
2/18/12: More good veterinary care for Ginzy the Cat.
2/17/12: The great big rosemary plant that grew outside the back door of my house on Hemlock Street in Napa, California, when I was a girl. Our dog Gala used to sleep in a hollow she made beneath it.
2/16/12: My son Edward, who is coming to cook lunch with me today. (Oops — have to reschedule. Let’s call it Anticipatory Gratitude, in which you’re grateful that you’re going to see someone you love on another day in the future.)
2/15/12: Cutting out heart-shaped biscuits to top the chicken pot pies we cook in the church kitchen.