Monthly Archives: April 2013


I have been so upset about this baby blanket I am knitting for my niece and her newborn baby (whose middle name is Mary).  I was describing it as “hideous” until yesterday.  I was sending this picture to my sister … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning

This photo is about a year old.  I wish I had all those yummy veggies and fruit in the house today…. I can make that happen! Yesterday afternoon I had to get out of this house and away from the … Continue reading

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Glued to the News

Today, for the first time in 15 months, I am taking a day of sick leave.  I had intended to stay in bed and watch movies on my computer on netflix. I woke at 4 a.m., and saw notifications on … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Rest | 6 Comments

2 weeks as a vegan was enough.

I tried the vegan life for 2 weeks.  In that time, I did not feel better.  In fact, I had a perpetual stomach ache.  For the first week, the food seemed delicious and wonderful.  In the second week, I was … Continue reading

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Snow-tastic Wednesday

  This is a picture of my back yard a year ago this time.  Today it is covered with snow, the trees are bare, the tulips are buried beneath inches of white stuff.  It is not supposed to get above … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Fear, Weather | 6 Comments

Some days in April

  I’m stunned by the bombings at the Boston Marathon yesterday.  One of my co-workers came and told me and I started waving my hands in the air and saying “NO!”  Thanks to social media, I was able to find … Continue reading

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Another Winter Storm

There’s a picture of me at the triathlon last year.  Just kidding.  But not by much. Another winter storm is blowing in.  They are named now, this one is Yogi.  That means we have had a heck of a lot … Continue reading

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