Monthly Archives: February 2008

A Rather Full Friday

The sound of the snowplow working in the street woke me up this morning.  The light coming through the top edge of the curtains was much brighter than it should have been.  The longer days approaching Spring, and reflection of … Continue reading

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One Chore Partway Done

On the way home from breakfast, I drove north on Main, then stopped at the Mobil station to fill’erup. When the nozzle went Thunk, I absent-mindedly pulled it out of the car then hung it back up, closed the gas … Continue reading

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Farewell for my friend Martha

In the last six weeks I have sent out 3 sympathy cards, and personally attended 3 memorial services. Today was one of them, for my friend Martha Dyck, who was 98 years old, and ready to move on to heaven. … Continue reading

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A Broken Bookmark

My crochet thread in Dark Pansy colors, newly ordered from the Peaches and Creme website arrived on the front porch in a terrible snowstorm. It’s like a teaser for Spring, the colors. The first things I made from it were … Continue reading

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Pie from a worthy cause

There’s always some kind of worthy cause out there wanting some attention.  Our family has some favorite projects, but I always have a soft spot and usually open my wallet for young folks.  The old saying about old people know … Continue reading

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Still a Germ Battle going on

So far, the youngest son has not been slowed down by ‘flu germs, tho I think they’ve decided to have a second run with me.  I can hardly get the sound of words to leave my mouth, and folks on … Continue reading

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Bookmarks Done, had to wash away germs

these are going to the MYF Silent Auction on Saturday night for other boring details about my week off sick….. One day last week, I worked as a TA Sub in a classroom where 2 students, and as implied, the … Continue reading

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Writing for the Book Meme

The weather today is sunny, with the glare on the snow quite blinding. The time and temperature lady on the phone says it is 36oF.  I coulda said it’s above freezing without pressing any buttons, because I can hear the … Continue reading

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