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Through Hot and Through Cold

Are we overprotective parents? I ask because we seem to put a lot of effort into making sure our landscaping doesn’t die. Not so easy during winter in our part of the country, where heat waves can alternate with hard … Continue reading

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2017 In Review

Another blogger gave me the idea of posting a “Year in Review,” listing the title and opening sentence of the first post from each month. I’ve had fun pulling these together for you. Each title links back to the original … Continue reading

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Deck Those Halls, Y’all!

Wishing a Very Merry Christmas to All My Readers, Friends, and Family Blessings, Jan

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Recovery Tips for Surviving the Holiday Season (a Guest Post)

Happy Thanksgiving, friends! Today I’m happy to share some wonderful advice to help you cope with the (ridiculously food-intensive) holiday season. Our guest, the lovely Caralyn, blogs about her recovery from anorexia at BeautyBeyondBones. The insights she shares here would … Continue reading

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Don’t Blink! North Texas Fall Colors

One tree. We have one maple tree in the front yard. That’s it, as far as fall color goes. So when it turns in the autumn, I have to photograph it for all I’m worth. Here it is early in … Continue reading

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I’m a “Guest in Jest”

I’m movin’ on up… to Maine… Not physically, but today I’m guest posting on “mainepaperpusher’s” blog, revealingly titled “Everyone Else Has the Best Titles.” Her Friday “Guest in Jest” series came to my attention via another blog. So yeah, we … Continue reading

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In My Defense….

…. I’m no hockey expert. I leave that to my younger son, Greg. So you can’t make fun of me for my bewildered response to this item about Dallas Stars player John Klingberg. It appeared in the Dallas Morning News … Continue reading

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