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Storybook Cottage

On a recent visit, my daughter’s house was overflowing with her and her sister’s families, so the hubby and I stayed in a cozy little cottage in Franklin, just outside of Leiper’s Fork.   180 more words


10 Minute (More Or Less!) Banner

A couple of years ago I put this banner together using pre cut burlap triangles, stencils, a paint pen, and embellishments, all from Hobby Lobby. At the time I pinned it to jute string with tiny… 45 more words



Hey all! I can NOT believe that it is 2015 already! Not only is it 2015, but January is almost over!! Its been about 5 months since Ive written last so I just wanted to jump on and say hey! 203 more words

War Journal 64: The Shower

Life’s been pretty uncomplicated for me since my return to the States.  Got a job, went to work, wrote some stuff, then rinsed and repeated a few times.  662 more words

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Disguising The Black Box

14 years ago when we moved into our house, we discovered the “black box” – a device connected to our wood burning fireplace which enables you to use your fireplace to heat your space. 197 more words


Tango de Argentina

“When the tango took hold of me, it was as if I had found the ultimate lover.
No single experience can be as fascinating as this dance. 318 more words

Off and running!

Happy Sunday, all! Even though the temperature here has dipped down again (-20 last time I checked), the crisp winter light flooding through my windows has put me in a makeover kind of mood! 355 more words