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The Dollhouse Effect

I was tidying up the playroom at my mom’s house and had sat down for a minute in front of her giant three-story-plus-an-attic dollhouse to put the furniture back where it belonged and straighten up the mess. 1,663 more words


Writer's Guide to Gov Info October 2014 Link Check Completed

I ran a link check across the whole of Writer’s Guide to Government Information and found several dead links. These have been fixed now.  Now that the National Atlas has been mothballed, I changed links for that to  459 more words

Making Laundry Day Easier...

Recently I found an article from Real Simple magazine called “12 Laundry Mistakes You’re Probably Making” (www.realsimple.com/home-organizing/…/laundry/top-laundry-mistake… 1,133 more words



I’ve tried a couple of times in the last several days to work on getting my art room cleaned out. My latest excuse for not actually making much progress is the quote above – which is absolutely true, by the way. 566 more words


2011 Posts are Up

My kid is learning HTML and CSS (and eventually PHP and JQuery). She’s been hand keying my posts into archive pages, and boy is she learning how to move around with HTML. 196 more words

Richard Armitage

One good deed....

Today was the day I was determined to clean out the fridge.

I have a wonderful refrigerator in my kitchen. It’s a GE Profile French Door refrigerator and I love it. 286 more words

The Joys Of Geezerhood

Real Cleaning

As an earlier post mentioned I am upping my sustainable ways as a way to reduce our living costs and consequently reduce our waste. I have been experimenting with various concoctions of  baking soda, white vinegar, lemons, sunlight soap and essential oil for cleaning my home and my body and I have been getting amazing results! 217 more words