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My New Housemates

For those who are wondering…I am loving having our two new housemates living here!

We are laughing, talking, watching movies,and having a wonderful time. We pitch in to get cooking and cleaning done together. 231 more words


Yet more GiveWraps!

This is going to be an indulgent post! I have been making lots of GiveWraps. It’s the birthday season in my family and Christmas is in the offing, so there’s every reason to have a little play with colour, yarns and fabric. 1,021 more words

Our Seaview Home

Mark McCormack and the declining significance of homophobia

  • Dr. Mark McCormack is a senior lecturer of sociology at Durham university.
  • NUT General secretary, Christine Blower calls on schools to include a “positive portrayal” on same-sex relationships…
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My Family

Short nice things

Sparkly got onto the mock trial team ey auditioned for! At first ey thought ey didn’t, but I guess someone else backed out and ey was the alternate? 127 more words

Personal Life

Back From the Nursing Home

The ambulance finally appeared, and my aunt was transported to the nursing home and installed in a semi-private room where the other patient had a great big TV set which was playing Spanish soap operas. 168 more words

Together is my Favorite Place to be...

We took this photo a couple of months ago, the last time we were all together.

I always make them do a group picture.  (it’s what I do) 89 more words


Black Friday Should Be Renamed "Ungrateful Friday"

A few years ago, my son, Micah, made an astute observation after watching news of Black Friday near riots and crime.  He said, “That’s ironic and sad. 53 more words

Spiritual Self-Examination