Category Archives: family

Party ambiance

There was a large party for the baby of our family.  She just graduated from high school and her Mom and Dad gave her a really nice party last weekend at their lovely home.  The party included the above chickens … Continue reading

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Old Habits Die Hard

Only a couple of posts back in and I am already forgetting to take pictures again. I may not be brilliant, but I am dependable.  Still, I wish I had thought to take a picture of the gorgeous beets and … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2015

My flag is out and I have been thinking of the true sadness of this day for so very many. My family was blessed. My uncles came home from WWII and so did my Dad. I lost no friends in … Continue reading

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I’ve been away for some time now.

It’s been an interesting, eventful and sometimes sad late summer into fall. As some of you know, I live in St. Louis, MO. I am about 7-10 miles away from the community of Ferguson which became infamous in the media. … Continue reading

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Beyond the fringe…

Hello. It’s good to see you all. I’ve been away. Away as in not here, not actually out of the state, country or universe. I lost my mojo for the blog and have spent a good deal of time outside … Continue reading

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I have been maintaining radio silence for security reasons.

That’s my story and I’m sticking to it.  Actually, life kinda got away from me.  Family health problems and too much work, but mostly it’s winter.  Not that winter is bad because it most certainly is not.  It’s just that … Continue reading

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It was GLOWING

This is a tree at the Missouri Botanical Garden here in Middle Earth.  It was smack dab in the middle of the “Eerie Forest”.  And, yes, it was eerie and a bit disorienting. I couldn’t get a shot of the … Continue reading

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I might have bought a little something

Last Sunday, my Peanut and I (her Mom had to go out of town on business) met up and, after a very exciting trip to the Urgent Care place for a really bad migraine (Peanut’s, not mine) we went to … Continue reading

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Up and running

I have many gifts. Really. One of them is not computer hardware related. At all. I have had off and on internet connection for the past week. I had no connection for the three weeks prior. When I got the … Continue reading

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A simple gift

I had an especially obstinate skein of Malbrigo that I was valiantly winding from my skein winder onto my ball winder on Sunday. It was annoying and difficult and I finally had to give up on my ball winder and … Continue reading

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