Monthly Archives: May 2017

In Search of Advice

I have a problem that I’m sure lots of people have and I want to know how you deal with it. I bought strawberries and blueberries when I grocery shopped and two days later they look nasty. Not even half … Continue reading

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An Intervention May Be Necessary 

So yesterday was rainy and The Husband was going to work half a day even though it was his day off. We decided to grab an early lunch at the salad place we love. On the way to the restaurant … Continue reading

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Family Lore Or Why I Had To Make Isabelle’s Cake

I think everyone’s family has tales they tell that become enhanced over time. After many retellings it’s hard to know what is fact and what is fiction. I never met my mother’s father. He passed away when my mother was … Continue reading

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Where Did You Knit Yesterday?

I squeezed an hour and a half in after lunch  in my usual spot while watching the season finale of Scandal. Did you watch it? It was good!  Then I got my usual 30 minutes while waiting for N to … Continue reading

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Right Now

This is the view out my car window. N is at lacrosse. It’s currently 52f. It was 97f when I was here last week. I have my heavy fall jacket and a sweater on. Spring has receded.  My nose is … Continue reading

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Another Season

Allergy season arrived with a vengeance this weekend. My eyes are swollen, red, itchy and constantly running. My nose is the same. Medication isn’t working. It’s really monkeying with my knitting. I can’t blow my nose and knit at the … Continue reading

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A Full Day

Yesterday was a long day. We got up early, spent two hours in the car, hours and hours were spent in the sun, 4 lacrosse games were played and won.  It was a beautiful day. There was knitting. I was … Continue reading

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