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Fun with Food

First of all, I love cooking. Even more, I love eating good food. Now granted, there are only two of us in the house, so it’s a good thing we’re big on leftovers. Over the years, I’ve had no trouble adapting larger recipes to accommodate, say, 4 people. There are always at least enough leftovers for […]

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A Tale of Two Coasters

All through my youth, I remember my grandmother crocheting things. She made many afghans for the grandkids over the years. I remember finally getting to the age where I could request an afghan in the colors of my choice! That was a big deal, because it was a mark that you had grown up enough […]

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Modern Medicine Lost Another Customer

For those of you keeping track, I promised a couple of months ago to update you all on the progress from my Herbologist’s regimen. If you missed the original post, you can read it hear for background. I had my third appointment with the Herbologist today. Bottom line, he and I have both seen a […]

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Completed Granny Square Afghan

Well, I did it. I finished crocheting the granny square afghan I was working on. I’m quite surprised that it not only went well, but was easy and painless to sew together, too. I wasn’t tracking the precise about of time it took to complete the project, but I believe it was about 3 weeks […]

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Revisiting 1992

Truly, it doesn’t seem that long ago. So how could things have changed so dramatically? That was the thought I had recently when I turned on Netflix and sat down to watch the first episode of the British crime drama (I’m rather addicted to British crime dramas, you see), A Touch of Frost. The pilot […]

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