A little off the beaten track, here -- I follow a blog called Mommy of a Monster, written by a delightful young mother of three who knows how to express herself beautifully, whether it's the joys in her life or those moments when she just wants to pull her hair out. She's also a writer and enjoys word play, as do I, and this week there's a little vocabulary meme called WOW! (Word of the Week!) for bloggers who must use the word plethora, as often as possible, in a post. So, I'm using the word and the little button to maybe entice you to also participate in any of the exercises that may be done in the future.
There's A Plethora of Activities Waiting to be Done
So, of course, doing this meme means I've had to rearrange other things scheduled for this week. I have been able to check off making the next six month's supply of tallow because that was taken care of on Monday.
Yesterday, in a small break from the rain, we were able to pick a plethora of blueberries at an invitation from my neighbor whose bushes were so full they looked like beaded curtains. I can already smell the pandowdy, tarts, jam, muffins, breads, and pancakes -- mmm-mmmm, a cornucopia -- no -- a plethora of treats to be prepared.
Blueberries, plump and tasty!
So, you can see that there's little time to waste. Tomorrow promises to be mostly sunny; but, I won't wait for it. Time, tide, and, well, fruit, wait for no man (or woman), so it's bear down and get the job done. And, then, of course, write about it. Although, if push comes to shove, I could come up with a plethora of excuses...