Dive In

This morning began at 5 a.m. 5 A.M.!!! Why 5 a.m. you ask? Because, as I pointed out yesterday, my goal this summer is to find ways for us to beat the heat without beating up each other.

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Summer, Summer, Summer Time…

Hello all!  It’s been a minute…or a few months…is this thing on?? I got the bill for my website address this week, and it got me to thinking that I haven’t written anything in ages and what is the point of paying for a website address with a blog if you never blog?  I then […]

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Eat, Read, Listen and be Merry

Hey all!  It’s been a while since I shared some things that I’m loving right now.  On tap today – a couple recipes, a couple books, and a couple podcasts that are making me happy right now. But before we start – today is the first day of spring – and I had to wear […]

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Remember when…

Disclaimer – Gallows humor, is a comic style that makes light of subject matter that is generally considered taboo, particularly subjects that are normally considered serious or painful to discuss such as death or disease. I find humor in weird places.  Today is an example. You’ve been warned. I don’t know a lot with certainty.  I’m […]

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Tears of an Extrovert

I am an Extrovert.  Wow – that was a shocker, huh?  I’m not sure if everyone is as big of a personality test junkie as me, but taking and evaluating personality assessments is kind of a fun past time for me.  I’ve pretty much taken them all – DiSC, Strengths Finder, MBTI, etc. While all […]

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Getting Old

It is Monday.  Have you noticed? Mondays are typically the day I get all my “house” stuff done – cleaning, laundry, catching up on Netflix – you know the important stuff!  But today we have no food.  Like none.  There is 1/3 a gallon of milk and some onions in my fridge and other than […]

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Welcome to 2018

Well hello there!  Long time, no see!  I apologize for my extended absence at the end of last year.  I was frozen.  I don’t mean I had writer’s block or brain freeze – I was literally FROZEN.  It was super cold here in Central Illinois as 2017 went out with a bang of frozen pipes […]

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