Archive for June 2019

Priorities

Whew! I feel like I’m breathing again. The painter and carpet installers are out of the house, everything has been returned to its ‘probably’ correct place, and I feel like I can get caught up. At least, I have time to look at the calendar and see what all I missed. I have gathered a…

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Nature

The weather has turned. Summer is here. Too much heat for me. I’m retreating to the basement with a blanket, books, and a movie for the afternoons. I don’t know why heat turns me into such a puddle of lethargy, but it does. I got in a lovely first hike for the season. My granddaughter…

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To Be Seen

It turns out each of my mother’s five recipe boxes had different categories, most with no more than three or four. One had cookies, candy, and desserts. I had to laugh. My cousins chimed in and wanted Mom’s fudge recipe. They remembered her sending fudge to her brother (their dad) during the holidays, and how…

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Garage Sale Types

A garage sale is an interesting way to spend a morning. People of every kind and creed come by. The ‘early birds’ are the most dedicated to getting a good deal. Then there are the ‘mosey-ers’ and finally, the hen-pecked who follow behind their avid shopper. In this neighborhood, we get a lot of bicyclers.…

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