Monthly Archives: January 2013

My Post Office could Close

When the news of all the closings first came out, I looked up my post office to see if it was in danger.  The listing I found did not list my post office, so I stupidly assumed that it was … Continue reading

Posted in change, in the mail, letter writing, me | 4 Comments

I’m Organizing and Cleaning and Rearranging

This particular project has been going on forever.  There have been weeks — no, months — when it felt that I was not making any progress at all.  I’ve been slowed down repeatedly by jobs, family and other obligations — … Continue reading

Posted in cleaning, de-clutter, sister, teresa, vacuuming

Bucket List 2013

Yesterday I looked at an interesting blog.  Bucket List Publications is full of stories about bucket list achievements and bucket list dreams.  I was truly inspired as I read it.  The thing about the blog and Lesley that inspired me the … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, Christmas, de-clutter, family birthdays, fitness, fountain pen, heart shaped rock, letter writing, me, niece, Thanksgiving

Gun Control

There was a shooting today at Lone Star College, the North Harris campus.  Details are still sketchy, but there appears to have been three shot and one who suffered a heart attack.  No details at the time of my writing … Continue reading

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There is an art blog that I love for many reasons.  Artsyville is loads of fun to read and I love to see all of Aimee’s amazing doodle creativity and the lists she has.  She has a great etsy shop where I often … Continue reading

Posted in artist, birthday, blogs I've found and loved, family birthdays, favorite quotes, grandkids, love, quote

Never Say Never

The reason for the title of this blog post is that I am watching American Idol for the first time ever!  This is after years of me saying that I would not watch it or any other reality shows.  I’ll … Continue reading

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Weird, but True

I was looking at the wordpress dashboard this morning.  On it, I can see which of my blog posts have been read recently, among other things.  There is a lot of information there.  I noticed that one of the posts … Continue reading

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Reading Frenzy!

  I finished Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore some time ago.  I really enjoyed it.  My mother didn’t like it much.  I wanted to know how it would end and what would happen next. Since then, I’ve been reading quite … Continue reading

Posted in books, quilting | 2 Comments

My Cousin’s Blog!

I’ve been slow to post lately.  Well, actually, I’ve been slow to post for a good long while now.  It’s been a struggle for some reason.  There are actually several possible good reasons why it’s been a struggle, but I’m … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, cousins, family | 3 Comments