Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Sounds of Summer

It’s only been summer for a week, but we’re deep in the throes of it.  In my part of the country the temperatures have been blistering. We have had 100 degrees or more for the past five days with humidity … Continue reading

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Give Me The Simple Life

As more or less typical baby boomers, my husband and I are thinking about simplifying our lives.  We just don’t need as much of anything these days.  Leading the list is food.  The pantry used to be packed with snacks … Continue reading

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Nature Has The Last Word

It is hard to blog about anything other than the story that is dominating our news.  I live in a part of the country that is on fire, a hot, dry and devastating start to what could be a long … Continue reading

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Living Small

This has come up a number of times in the last few months.  At a party with the neighbors, at my book club and while out with friends, the question about downsizing seems to be a hot topic.  My daughter … Continue reading

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