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Climbing High

Two days of rain, glorious rain. Not a drowning downpour, no flooding, just beneficial moisture that came mannerly and kindly so the earth could soak it up. The slope in my backyard that gets so dry in summer is happy. … Continue reading

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Sunshine

Sunshine Needed! The cold is one thing. Rain is one thing, a good thing actually, unless you’re flooding. No sunshine is unacceptable. I need sun, brightness, the uplifting energy and happiness that comes with the sun. The million little things … Continue reading

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Summer Slips Away

“Rain, rain, go away, come again some other day.” That jingle came to me as I watched water flooding past my house from an inch of rain in 1/2 hour. Plus hail. My granddaughter and I were blowing bubbles on … Continue reading

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First Tomato

So much is happening with the family this summer. My son and his family are moving. My son-in-law is play testing a WWII game he designed. He also built a fence around their back yard. My grandson is learning to … Continue reading

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Creepy

It is dark outside. Rain is falling steadily but I can only hear it when I open the door to let the dogs out. The boys are still asleep so the house is quiet. These moments seem stolen, secret somehow. … Continue reading

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Fingers Crossed

The ‘fingers crossed’ method did not work. I have to rip out some of my recent progress on the quilt. I thought for a day about letting it go. It was still going to be darling, but it was bothering … Continue reading

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Advocacy

We’re getting our first April shower. Nice! It is so needed. Before the rain started, I put in drip-hose for my new garden beds. Hopefully, all is set so I can take trips with confidence this summer. I don’t want … Continue reading

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