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The Old Wood Stove…

I realize it’s been a while since I’ve written anything about my progress in clearing away the clutter up here in my sewing/craft room. For those of you who are new here, or have otherwise missed my earlier posts, I set myself a deadline of October 31st for having this rather large room back in working order (if not quite ship shape). 881 more words

Home And Hearth

Bienvenido a Nuevo México

I managed to squeeze in my first ride as a born-again resident of New Mexico yesterday.

Nothing special, just an hour or so riding the Tramway bike path north from Rancho Pendejo, peeping out the terrain, getting a feel for things. 325 more words

Bike Stuff


“All right now dear, hold still, that should be the last one……”

The doctor attending to Margory gently removed the last of the wires holding her reshaped jaw together.  809 more words

Homes, homes on the range

The move to Duke City is going two ways, gradually and then suddenly, like Mike’s bankruptcy in “The Sun Also Rises.”

Since August we’ve managed to shift Herself, her toiletries and a subset of her wardrobe, and Mister Boo to Rancho Pendejo. 251 more words


If Wishing Could Make it True

Daily Prompt:  To-Do? Done!

Quickly list five things you’d like to change in your life.  

Now write a post about a day in your life once all five have been crossed off your to-do list. 436 more words


Interbike 2014: Homeward bound (part one)

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (MDM) — Another Tour de Interbike is nearly in the books. The penultimate stage is today (Flagstaff to Albuquerque) with the finale tomorrow (Albuquerque to Colorado Springs). 201 more words


Boy Patriot

My son turned 15 almost two months ago. Somehow, amid all of the chaos of July, I simply forgot to post something about him as I’ve done for… 647 more words