Monthly Archives: August 2010

We’ve been together how long?

Monday August 30, 2010 I met my spouse 20 years ago this month.     Twenty years seem like one of those milestones where it’s necessary to make these types of comparisons: We’ve been a couple for nearly half of my … Continue reading

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Oh, what a beautiful Mornin’

Oh, what a beautiful Mornin’ Oh, what a beautiful day. I felt like Curly from Oklahoma! this morning.  It was an absolutely heavenly, refreshingly beautiful 62 degrees. It’s been a rough summer here in northeastern Oklahoma.  It’s been hot and dry, but … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds

 I am completely fascinated by hummingbirds.  I could sit and watch them for hours.  I have feeders hanging up at our home in the city and our cabin at the lake.  It had been nearly a month since we’d been … Continue reading

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Ten Things – I Love About my Daughter

Every once in a while I feel the need to embrace my inner cry baby and this weekend turned out to be it.  Like most cry baby episodes it started so innocently – looking through a new scrapbook magazine.  Page … Continue reading

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Home Tour Mini-Album

  We live in a historical neighborhood and about a year and a half ago, we were invited to be on a home tour.  We had finally finished all of our ice storm repair and completed our backyard renovation.  We … Continue reading

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pumpkin – the good, the bad, and the ugly

this is our cat, pumpkin. isn’t she pretty? such pretty markings and so fluffy… what do you think now? pretty huh? like cat hair tumbleweeds. my new motto is – “you may look at the ball of fur, but please … Continue reading

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the sunday funk

what is the sunday funk you ask? well, it’s occasional foul mood i find myself in when i’ve gone and left all my housework, laundry, etc for sunday night and knowing that monday the whole crazy mess starts all over … Continue reading

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