Category Archives: little things

Daily Frustration

They’re working on the highway in front of my house.  I believe they’re widening the shoulder.  That will be nice when it’s done, but right now, it’s a daily frustration in my life.  It’s loud and inconvenient.  I find myself trying to … Continue reading

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The Things We Take for Granted

When I got up this morning, my water was off.  This is a fairly common occurrence in my rural area in the summer, especially if it hasn’t rained in a while, which it hasn’t.  (I’m not exactly sure what all they … Continue reading

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I Confess…

My life does not always go as planned.  I was supposed to have more postcard posts this week, but things got away from me.  More to come soon. For today, I’m writing an “I Confess” list. I confess that I … Continue reading

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A Little Sewing

I started working on this little miniature quilt a couple of months ago.  I haven’t been sewing often lately, basically only when I’m at a “sit and sew” with friends or a rare quilt retreat, so it’s taken me a … Continue reading

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Mr. Penumbra’s 24 – Hour Bookstore

I got this at the library this afternoon.  Started reading it tonight.  I love a book that hooks me and is interesting from the first page!  In case you’re wondering, it was written by Robin Sloan.

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Do you like Classic – or old – Movies?

One of my all time favorite scary movies is The Birds.  I remember watching it as a child and being terrified as I walked to school the next morning.  I remember feeling like the birds were all gathering in the … Continue reading

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Second Post

I started writing a post earlier this week.  I never finished it.  Just was well.  It was full of gritching about all the things that had gone wrong in my little corner of the world over the previous several days.  You … Continue reading

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Stirred not Shaken

Yes, right now, I’m wishing I had a good drink.  I’m more the margarita type than the martini type, though the title of the post describes me and not the drink I’m wanting.  I’m all stirred up! I went to a … Continue reading

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Popping Around in my Head

Just have to say it and see if it stops. My hubby and I can wear the same size jeans.  This is not the first time.  It’s a little troubling that after all these years, we’re still the same fat. … Continue reading

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I’ve got all these things popping around in my head like popcorn hitting a hot pan!  Here are just a few: I’ve started a new career, so I may not have as much time to blog as I’ve had in … Continue reading

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