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Hay Fever

Ker-chew! I sneezed like crazy on the western slope. Spring is weeks ahead of back home on the eastern side of the divide. So much is in bloom, between that and the dust on the boxes I uncovered, it really … Continue reading

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Penny’s Roses

I got a lot of work done at my house on Mother’s Day, my kind of happy work. I was taken to breakfast and then started in on the ‘cutting in’ portion of painting my bedroom. In the afternoon, I … Continue reading

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Balance

Everyone around here is reeling from their tax assessment statements that just came in the mail. The increase is ridiculous. There is no way on this green earth that my house increased in value by over a hundred thousand dollars … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo

So many things to celebrate this weekend! “May the 4th be with you” and Derby Day on Saturday (I’ve got my hat!), and Cinco de Mayo on Sunday. That calls for a toast of some kind. Among the goals I’d … Continue reading

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Shoes

A pile of shoes waited patiently by the door. The grandkids played ping-pong downstairs. Voices and laughter floated up the stairs and filled the house with joy. They were all up late the night before, not by choice, but because … Continue reading

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Happy Easter – Passover – Spring

I outdid myself in the garden, or rather I mean I overdid.  A little exhaustion is a good thing, though, right? It feels really good to be out there. I mowed part of the front, evening it up a bit. … Continue reading

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Spring and Blizzard

Spring! How I love being in the yard again. There is so much to do, but I am trying to be patient, and happy with getting whatever I can get done each day. Though there is snow in the forecast … Continue reading

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