We’ve been following the story out of Michigan of the woman who disappeared into her own house for more than five years, with no one noticing her absence because all of her bills were on auto-pay… 333 more words
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Last week, a woman in Michigan who was found dead in the backseat of her Jeep, which was parked in her garage. No neighbors remembered seeing her around since maybe 2008, and the bank started foreclosure proceedings. 292 more words
Spring is springing, darlings. Spring with me into a Paris springtime.
Excerpt from Paris Adieu:
In Paris, people-watching was an art form. Jean-Michel was a discreet observer of public conduct and style, unlike my friend Elizabeth, who was unabashedly snide in her commentary on the failings of other human beings, with her snarky British wit. 350 more words
… is the waiting. I managed a whole week without planting anything else in the garden.
The Glass Gem Corn in the Three Sisters Bed is about 4-6 inches tall now, so today I planted Kentucky Blue Pole Beans around each circle, and then 2 seeds each of Mayo Watermelon, Castillo Melon (which is similar to a cantaloupe) and Raider Hybrid Cucumbers in some of the spaces between the circles. 187 more words
Wilson and I were invited to two cocktail parties Saturday night, and were looking forward to seeing friends at the adults-only affairs. We got all gussied up (40 minutes for me, 5 for him) and hit the town. 928 more words