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“Putting Down Roots” — Two Years Later

A bonus Encore edition of a previous post, just in time for Easter. This post first appeared on this blog February 22, 2017. One downside of moving to a new house, no matter how much you like it, is Starting … Continue reading

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Putting Down Roots

One downside of moving to a new house, no matter how much you like it, is Starting Over With Your Landscaping. In our old backyard we left a mature Chinese tallow tree, taller than the house. It looks like this … Continue reading

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Bargain Hunting

Hey, I may be old-ish, but I’m at least in the 21st century… I use email, Facebook and a Kindle e-reader. A smartphone helps me a lot with everyday life, even if it often annoys me by being smarter than … Continue reading

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New Year in the New “Digs”

Earlier, I mentioned the new house we were building. Well, it’s all done and our stuff was inside by the first week of November. So that means we’ve been moved in since then, right? Ummm, no. See, the full move-in … Continue reading

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Building Excitement

Yours truly, the Queen of Sidetracked-ness, has reached unprecedented heights of distraction. We’re having a new house built, and I’m pretty dang excited about it. Not that we’re moving very far—only about four miles, in fact—but we needed a different configuration … Continue reading

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