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Spent….

Whew! What a day….Today was our final presentations for the volunteer naturalist program. Everybody was allotted a twenty minute spot and the lady that I have always sat with said her speech would never take twenty minutes and I said … Continue reading

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Toast Should Be Illegal

Okay….maybe I am being a tad dramatic….it just smells so good!! The girl just toasted up some toast in the toaster for a snack and it smells so tasty. I had a really bad food night last night so it’s … Continue reading

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Stopping Now….Mostly

I feel like I have been running nonstop all weekend. It’s not true…it’s just how I feel.  I started my Saturday by standing in line at a local greenhouse at the obscene hour of 6:45 am….I don’t even leave for … Continue reading

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Working on that Fear

I did a little work on my fears this weekend….not that I had much of a choice. Our last meeting before the final with the volunteer naturalist program was a field trip… So I drove out to a place I … Continue reading

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Foraging for Flowers

Tonight I made the violet jelly from the violets I foraged on Wednesday….They look pretty and the taste is subtle. I would say it is more suited for a cheese tray…or what is that new fancy word? Oh yeah…charcuterie….this jelly … Continue reading

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I Guess It Was a Good Thing

I begrudgingly agreed to get a colonoscopy and I told no family members other than my kids. My brothers and father are the biggest nags about it and I will tell them after I get my results. Today the doctor … Continue reading

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Highs and Lows

I was able to accomplish a ton this weekend! I had a great momentum going until the dog peed on the Girl’s bed. I know it’s because she didn’t feel good but seriously! Thankfully KB has a carpet scrubber with … Continue reading

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Hanging Around the House

I didn’t leave the house today and still got stuff accomplished. I did play in the kitchen in between loads of laundry. I had one fail…. These rosemary crackers burned in the oven. I don’t know if I rolled them … Continue reading

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Nature of the Beast

Three months in and I finally broke. It was a brief break but it was a break. Do you remember the sweet Italian lady who taught me how to make cavatelli from scratch? She sent me a massive amount of … Continue reading

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For the Birds!

The Girl and I went to see Pet Sematary this morning…what a HUGE disappointment! It wasn’t even the slightest bit creepy. This book terrified me in high school…especially Pascow, and while the original movie wasn’t stellar…it was still effective. There … Continue reading

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