Monthly Archives: August 2019

The IRS

“Out of the mouths of babes.” My younger grandson had a play date the other day. His little friend lives close by, and her dad walked her over for a couple hours of play. The first thing my grandson did … Continue reading

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What’s Next?

Instead of relaxing after dinner following a twelve hour day at work, my son-in-law had to run to the mall to get his son’s glasses fixed. (Ended up having to get new ones.) That was not the way we planned … Continue reading

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Kindergarten

I’m in Utah, getting used to my grandson’s school schedules. My son-in-law and I started a jigsaw puzzle, so you know what we’ll be doing each evening for a while. I’m missing my daughter for most of this trip because … Continue reading

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Thumping

So, getting your house roofed is not so fun. It’s noisy, lots of thumps and banging that make my grand-dog bark. Things fall from the sky – or so the dog thinks and so she barks. Strange men are on … Continue reading

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Bend

The little airport in Redmond, Oregon was overwhelmed by three airplanes being there at one time, so we had to sit out on the tarmac for quite a long while before being signaled up to the gate. Sort of gate … Continue reading

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Colors

Believe it or not, I took my laptop on vacation. I decided to spend some of my days away in retreat mode. I have yet to fully embrace writing again, doing little bits and pieces of work on my novel, … Continue reading

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Planning

Having your house painted is an odd experience. When the workman covered the windows with plastic, I began to feel trapped. Silly, I know, but it was an odd sensation. I am very pleased with the new color. It is … Continue reading

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Projects

Another lazy hot day. My granddaughter’s favorite place is the hammock on the back patio. There are errands to run and books to read and glasses of icy cold beverages to drink, and yet I still find a little time … Continue reading

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