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The little things

Sometimes, it’s the little things that brighten a week. Like a frosty morning Happy hello. It’s now daylight as I cross the Kaskaskia River on my drive to work. And I love small towns. Especially my small town of Shelbyville. … Continue reading

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It may be a strangely rainy summer for central Illinois … with a high of only 64 degrees predicted for today. It may not be the summer for bumper crops and beautiful vegetable gardens. It is, however, just another day in paradise! Especially when compared … Continue reading

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If robins could talk…

So, it is 24 degrees out and this completely goes against what I have been grousing about; but it’s my blog and I give myself permission to change my mind. IT’S GORGEOUS OUTSIDE! Seriously.  I was all prepared to grumble … Continue reading

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