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Cabin Fever

It’s cold in the midwest.  If my blood hadn’t thinned from thirty years in a moderate climate I could perhaps tolerate it a bit better.  Too cold to do much outside, hot and dry inside — it’s cabin fever time. 437 more words

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The last whisper of uncommon time

It’s a Monday and the holiday season has absolutely ended in our house. The tree has been de-ornamented, flowers and dry branches have been discarded. and lights taken down except a few in the front of the house. 290 more words

Seasonal

30 years on

Tomorrow is my 30th! wedding anniversary — to the same man.  David managed to get into his wedding suit (he did just have surgery). I on the other hand couldn’t find my wedding skirt and expect that it wouldn’t fit.   86 more words

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Visible Monday - in the pink

Best news yet: sweetie is on the road to recovery.

Bittersweet: summer is over. Officially at 7:29 pm PDT. After some scorching days and weeks, there’s a bit of something different in the air.   141 more words

Style

My own little dacha

I am not sure what they call dachas in Polish.  It’s probably somewhat insulting to use the Russian word since there’s significant enmity between Poles and Russia.   415 more words

Ideas/culture

The Moon is in Camping

Yippee. My daughter is visiting from NYC and we did a family backpack.  The wimpy adults (me and the dear husband) didn’t think we could muster ourselves on a too long hike so we settled for a short-ish, 2 mile, hike in. 393 more words

Poetry

Nothing but blue sky

We got on the road for a trip to Blues Music Camp in Pt. Townsend WA. Due to the urging of my dear one, I am armed with a washboad in an attempt to learn to play it as an instrument. 70 more words

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