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Be the best

I’ve decided that the Older Mexican way of life – where they stop all activities, go home and take a nap in the middle of the day, and then get up and go back to their day- is a good style for me, particularly since we’re now getting up at 6:00 a.m. 256 more words

Quality Of Life

Homemade Pancake Mix - Ginni Artigue

My husband wanted to surprise me with breakfast after a really long night with the baby.  I woke up to the smell of bacon but we ended up being out of pancake mix.   102 more words

A Mother's Life Blog

And now it's August

We have moved.

I knew blogging would get short-changed during the move, but I didn’t quite anticipate how long it would take to feel settled enough to pick it up again. 969 more words


Stew Meat, Rice, and Gravy - Ginni Artigue

One of my husband’s favorite meals, and mine too, is stew meat, rice, and gravy.  I make a huge pot and then freeze about half for later.  357 more words

A Mother's Life Blog

Much Cleaner Porch!

While far from perfect, the porch now looks as if someone lives here.

It’s been swept, then scrubbed with CLR and then Simple Green.

The flowers are looking pretty good. 192 more words

The Joys Of Geezerhood

Back from Wacken. The diary is coming!

After being gone for more than a week, I’ve returned from the heavy metal festival in Wacken, Germany, and Wacken Open Air 2014–likely to be my last experience at the festival for a good long while–is history. 173 more words

Heavy Metal