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No Sweet Potatoes This Year

Sigh. No sweet potatoes from the 4×4 raised bed this year. Apparently
last year’s crop was beginners luck.

About this time in 2015 the bed had gone completely free range.. 193 more words

Sprites at the West End

I am totally out of the loop about the current Pokemon Go craze as well as Pokemon in its original form.  I don’t know what the characters are or what they are called.   255 more words

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Analog Lipstick Tube Thermostat

No more digital thermostats!

After 3 super duper programmable wonder boxes which could do everything except run
the furnace we dragged the vintage 1960 era bimetallic analog milk horse out of… 97 more words

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Weary Traveler

As I sit here on the floor next to the closest outlet I could find /because we all know outlets are like gold among airports/ I reflect on what it means to be a traveler on a… 432 more words

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Pegboard Picture & Plaque Storage Crate

Framed pictures and plaques suffer nicks and dings and other damage when they lean
against each other stored on a shelf or worse, stacked flat on top of each other in a pile. 56 more words

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Wearing the Beard

I’ve worn facial hair of some sort for the past twenty years and am used to seeing many people with beards.  I might even end up with a big white beard like Uncle… 832 more words

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I was going through some older posts from this blog when I came across a couple that featured some of my paintings on the website… 238 more words

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