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Playing Hooky

Today’s short course is I got up early, got to work early, left work even earlier and then Anne and I spent a delightful afternoon at the botanical gardens. 386 more words

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Weekly Photos 19/52

1.We spotted this guy as we walked to school through the woods.  I love the pattern on his shell.

2.More gelli plate goodness using grasses from my back garden. 170 more words

Weekly Photos

The 100 word day.

Fog. Run. Breathe. Key. Shoe. Four. Miles. Strong. Balance. Stretch. Smoothie. Banana. Strawberries. Frozen. Coffee. Frothy. Chat. Phone. Jewelry. Questions. Ideas. Opportunities. Thoughts. Walk. Friends. Missouri. 74 more words

Life Adventures

Retirement Planning

When you go around announcing that you are going to retire, everyone wants to know when. My somewhat nebulous answer, “in July”, just doesn’t seem to cut it with some people. 228 more words


Dying to Get to Work

You can always tell when it has begun to rain. I’m not speaking about seeing raindrops on the windows, because sometimes it’s too dark out or hearing them on the roof, because you really only hear them when there in a heavy downpour. 304 more words

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White Redbud

It has been a grey day, a rainy day and a kind of lazy day. After a line of thunderstorms rolled through town, we ventured over to the gardens. 148 more words

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