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Someday…

It was an odd hobby, seemingly fitting for a writer. Lelajack had saved every pen she had ever used.   When they dried up, she plunked them into a box.  When it filled up, she got a larger box.  Then … Continue reading

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Share Your World 2013 Week 20

Share Your World – 2013 Week 20 Click on the link if you want to join in! Do you like winter, or not, and why? At this time of the year, it’s easy to say NO, because spring is so … Continue reading

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Party On Ruth!

According to WordPress,  I have been writing this blog for one year!  They sent me an anniversary card (of sorts).  Just goes to show how much attention I am paying. It has taken me awhile to get the hang of … Continue reading

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I can’t kneel but I can underwater curtsy

I’m trying to adjust to a new knee… I really am.  But I am not liking all of the adjustments I have to make. It’s been a little over 5 months since I had knee surgery/replacement and I am graciously … Continue reading

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Share Your World – 2013 Week 16

Oh I am so far behind I don’t even know how far behind I am.  But, no one seems to care if I just jump in sporadically and share my world.  Thanks, Cee, for the questions.  I am still dreaming … Continue reading

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A Word A Week Challenge: Old

The Beach Boys said it well. Oh wouldn’t it be nice if we were older, And we didn’t have to wait so long….. When I was 5 years old, I couldn’t wait to get older.  My brother was 5 years … Continue reading

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Saturday Night, Pepsi-Cola, and soda crackers

Soda crackers?  Really?  They were considered a treat? It was 1961, and Saturday night was my favorite night of the week.   Because Sunday morning and Sunday School followed Saturday night… it was bath night.  Everyone got scrubbed from head … Continue reading

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I was Primitive, before Primitive was cool

Many folks are following the primitive decorating trend now.  It’s all about using antiques and rustic-looking objects to decorate your home.  It’s also about recycling and repurposing objects that you may already have or that you can buy cheaper than … Continue reading

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Daily Discovery

Bullying is the hot topic.  I dealt with it as a new teacher in 1971, and was still dealing with it during my final year in 2011. It’s always been there.  I am afraid it always will be. A teacher/friend … Continue reading

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Maple Sugar Camp

  Last week my cousin called and invited us down to watch him make maple syrup.  Dave learned the basic process from my Grandpa and through trial and error through the years.   About a year ago he built a small … Continue reading

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