Monthly Archives: June 2013

My Yard Is Kicking My Butt

I live in a part of the country where gardening is a challenge.  The cold and the snow in April killed off the primary leaf buds on many of our trees.  Most of the lilacs did not bloom, although I … Continue reading

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Starting Summer Early

It’s not the 21st of June yet, but who cares, today I felt like starting summer early!  First, a morning walk with a close friend.  We are both busy helping our kids with new babies so it was time to … Continue reading

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Has Anyone Noticed That Aging Is Not Easy

My daughter’s in-laws came to visit her last week.  They spent time with the new baby and did some sight seeing.  The two of them decided that they would go to the top of Pikes Peak. Cars race to the … Continue reading

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What Does This Say About Baby Boomers

The Washington Post had a rather disturbing article yesterday with the headline “Boomers killing themselves at an alarming rate”.  Okay, as a baby boomer I have to say that they caught my attention. According to the article it has always been … Continue reading

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