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For the last ten minutes or so, I’ve been listening to an owl in a nearby tree WHO-ing to his heart’s content.  It’s been wonderful!  It’s a fine end to this day. Memorial Day hit me pretty hard this year.  I don’t know … Continue reading

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A Rare List it Sunday List

Today, I am loving… The CBS Sunday Morning t.v. show.  I watch this weekly and love it every time. The Texas County Reporter t.v. show.  Another show I watch every Sunday and love every week.  This week’s episode consisted of … Continue reading

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Thankfully, a drowned Scropion Doesn’t Sting

I’ve been feeling rather cocky this spring.  It’s late May and I haven’t seen even one scorpion in the house this year!  My hubby has seen three or four, two of which have stung him, but still it’s better than … Continue reading

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December First

It’s been eighteen years since my father died. It’s so hard to believe it’s been that long.  This day  is easier for me now, but I will always miss my daddy.  He would have loved being a great-grandfather!  He would have … Continue reading

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Quick Check In

Things have been a bit crazy around here.  I had hoped to post a couple of days ago, but had a computer virus that had to be taken care of first. Today I’m taking both dogs to the vet.  Loads … Continue reading

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On the Road — Gun Barrel, Texas

I found out many years ago that one reason I have migraines is that I’m allergic to beef.  After eating no beef at all for several years, I remembered that my friend Marianne, had told me that I might be … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Photo

I have become more and more fascinated with small houses lately.  I do mean small, too — really small.  We’re talking the whole house less than 20 feet by 20 feet, give or take a few feet.  Now, this is … Continue reading

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Hello, it’s been a while…

Just wanted to let you know that I’m still here. I’ve been cleaning and de-cluttering my house.  Right up to the point where I couldn’t stand to do it another minute!  At least for a while.  There is more to … Continue reading

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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

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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

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