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Ready for Spring

It seems I wake up each day now, waiting for the US to implode. I am not the only one. I know our country will pick up the pieces and start again when it is over, but I so worry … Continue reading

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Six and a HALF

Thanks to everyone for the lovely birthday wishes. It turned out to be a wonderful, exhausting day of fun with my oldest grandson. At six years old (he would correct that to six and a HALF) he decided to master … Continue reading

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Fur and Feathers

The flagstone steps are set, the plants are potted, the yard sale is over, and I played my first tennis of the season. (Love that game!) Spring has sprung. It is the busy, end of the school year time of … Continue reading

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Fighting Spirit

Well, I unloaded several hundred pounds of flagstone and used my trusty old wheelbarrow to haul them to where I will set them. I wisely stopped at that point and gave my back a rest. Setting them will likely happen … Continue reading

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Baby In The House

I don’t have to get up early tomorrow morning, so I am staying up to write. It rained and snow is expected. This is April in Colorado after all, but the trees are all blooming, the tulips are gorgeous, and … Continue reading

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Okay

I am reviewing resumes and letter of interest for eighth graders. Once again, I want to reiterate my previous statements about valuing our teachers more. We do a horrible job of rewarding the people we have entrusted our children’s futures … Continue reading

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As Good As It Gets

I went for a lovely bike ride the other morning. There are a few trade-offs when you ride this time of year. The mosquitoes and gnats are not out yet, so riding along the Poudre River and its many ponds … Continue reading

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