The ordinary is more important than the extraordinary. The extraordinary needs the ordinary to exist. If everything were extraordinary, it would just be ordinary.

Be surprised and delighted by the extraordinary but let it be rare. Find your comfort and solace in the ordinary.

Fall garage cleaning before and after. Two Saturday’s worth of work but, hey, we can get a car in there comfortably. Also, some things still seen here will be leaving soon (the antique couch, for instance).