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Laundry in the 1950's Part 1

When she first married in 1946, Mother washed on a rub board.  By the time I was born, they’d come up enough in the world to acquire a second wringer-washing machine.   430 more words


Making your own clothes line

My husband chopped down bamboo, made two tri-pods and constructed a clothes line for me. I’d been begging for one and bamboo is marvelous, you really can make so many things from it. 101 more words

Reducing Carbon Footprint

Life in the Back Yard

Sepia Saturday suggested clothes lines and all things related for this week’s topic.  I think we all have samples of washing photo-bombing our photos taken in the back yard. 318 more words

The Old Shed

This old shed looks like it hasn’t been used for years and the cracked brickwork and dilapidated chimney pipes on the right make it an interesting subject. 78 more words


I Don't Suffer From Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, I just am picky with some things

OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE DISORDER: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is characterized by unreasonable thoughts and fears (obsessions) that lead you to do repetitive behaviors (compulsions). It’s also possible to have only obsessions or only compulsions and still have OCD.  703 more words

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