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2016 Dec 2, Friday


“Where are you going?” she asked. She found him tiptoeing towards the door. It was eight in the evening. His favorite stew was boiling. 583 more words


Happy 4 years!

Wow, can’t believe I have been a somewhat “active” blogger for 4 years. WordPress reminded me that I have written 351 posts; had 41,004 views from 21,859 visitors.   453 more words

Random Acts Of Quilting And Other Projects

Give a little Love

Tis the Season for OVERLOAD. Time to shift focus and give a little differently, the world needs it. With the letdown of Black Friday overspending, the election, and post Turkey Day weight gain its time to show your love for mankind. 167 more words

Creature Comforts

Thanksgiving Review

November is nearly in the rearview mirror, and I feel like I am still soaking in Thanksgiving memories while frantically de-pumpkining my house for Christmas decorating. 200 more words


Children and Pets

One key audience for the growing pet industry in the late-nineteenth and early twentieth-centuries was children and parents. The literature  scholar Marc Shell notes that among the benefits attributed to pet ownership today are that they ‘help children to learn gentleness and responsibility’. 820 more words


Young People

I feel officially middle aged these days, and I have mostly adult responsibilities and many of them surround taking care of my son, and our animals too.   447 more words