Monthly Archives: October 2012

All Hallows’ Eve

We have been encouraged to dress up in costumes for work today.  I always love that. I hope I will not feel foolish all day wearing running garb.  It will be comfy!  I got my new shoes for the year … Continue reading

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Since the giant drooling dog broke a lamp, I went on a lamp shopping spree over the weekend (at Target).  I am amazed that I purchased this Tiffany lamp, I have never liked them, but on Sunday Morning I simply … Continue reading

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In the dark

Praying today for all those along the east coast, in the path of Sandy. Our power has been off for 2 hours now. I am sitting in front of the fireplace, trying to stay warm, waiting for the sun to … Continue reading

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There’s my eye.  I can’t remember why I took its picture.  I haven’t taken any interesting photos for a day or two because I am largely homebound. I did go to the meeting this morning.  It is such a miraculous … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Life

My daughter asked me to go with her to her favorite pho (vietnamese soup) restaurant yesterday.  The last time I ate there, the first time as a vegetarian, I ordered the pho with shrimp.  I realized as I ate it … Continue reading

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Years, as Years Go

It was a year ago today that I got a call to tell me about a great opportunity, a new job, they really wanted me in the job, etc.  I was so excited!  I needed so badly to get out … Continue reading

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Winter’s Arrival

This morning’s view of the geraniums on my front porch.  Normally, I take my flowers inside and try to coax them through the winter.  This year, I decided I would rather spend a few dollars in the spring than have … Continue reading

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