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Letting Nature do her thing.

Winter is not my favorite season. However,  I can truly appreciate the beautiful moments, when I open up to them. Winter will flow on and give way to spring. Now, is the time to rest and wait. Letting nature do … Continue reading

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Friendship is:

You know you have a good friend when you open the door to your overly-full, in-bad-need-of-defrosting freezer, with a “Simplify” sign resting, well, simply, on top, and she doesn’t even flinch when a pair of black, dress-pants are just chilling … Continue reading

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Don’t you just hate that?!

No, I don’t hate the beautiful fall weather we’ve been having. I worked outside almost all day yesterday.  Nope, I don’t hate that.  I needed that. I pulled ornamental corn ears, cut down the stalks, fed the stalks to the … Continue reading

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I Shoulda’ Been a Cowboy

I’ve been humming Toby Keith’s song and thinking how right he is. Why?  Oh, I guess I think they are just too cool.  It’s perfectly fine, expected and acceptable for them to say whatever they think, whenever they think it … Continue reading

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Thought Gathering

All too often it seems I have so many ideas, projects, to-dos and wanna-dos bouncing around in my head that I realize I need to pause and take a moment to gather my thoughts.  Focus!  Prioritize!  This process can resemble trying … Continue reading

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Update to “There’s a Mouse in My House”

Hmmmm, me-thinks I haven’t finished with the “mouse.”  It might just be MICE!

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The Versatile Blogger

How wonderful!  Early Saturday mornings I have a date with a cup of coffee and my computer.  At least until track meets start.  I shake off the week’s rush-rush and relax while catching up on my favorite blogs.  This morning, … Continue reading

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House Cleaning is Like Dieting

If you let up for a minute “the problem” will grow and grow until “the problem” seems too overwhelming to tackle.  We are having our house insulated from the tips to the toes (attic to crawlspace).  The nice, insulation-contractor man said they … Continue reading

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The Joy of Puttering

I love to be home. I also love puttering in my home. A morning when I am not rushing to be out the door by 7:15, or any given place at a given time, is a little piece of heaven … Continue reading

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November’s Beauty

I do not normally find the beiges and browns of late-November beautiful … unless it is in the form of potatoes, noodles and dressing. We have had several sun-less days; so this morning when the sun was shining brightly I … Continue reading

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