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August In A Nutshell

This is a depressingly short post because I accomplished hardly ANYTHING in August. ‘cringes’ What happened??  How could August be over??  And WHY WASN’T I MORE ORGANIZED AND PRODUCTIVE??? I do hate unproductive cycles. I mean – what on earth was I DOING all August??? I wish, Maru.   But anyway – onto the meager nutshell. Warning:  Major Gif-Zone ahead.…

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July In A Nutshell

July.  You’re a sneaky one, oh you merciless July – you missed me by a hair – but close only counts in horse shoes and hand grenades.  I survived. Though I must admit I’m feeling the affects. July turned out to be one of the busiest, most disruptive months of the year with big changes at work and our home. …

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March In a Nutshell

March. Just when you think you’re on top of your schedule – something happens to knock you off the ‘to do’ pile.       Ah well, such is life and all it curious twists and turns; it’s vagaries are like the tentacles of an octopus – invariably pulling me away from my dream schedule. But I’ll talk more about that later…

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February In A Nutshell

       All kinds of thing’s were popping up in our yard in the month of February . . . daffodils, pear blossoms, coyotes – whoops!  Did I say, coyotes?  Um . . . yep, I did.  We really thought the coyote family had moved to new stomping grounds, but apparently they told some friends that our sprawling property and…

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January In A Nutshell

       Ah, January – I had so many grand plans for you!  What a beautiful, lovely, schedule I had worked up!  I was raring to go, and then – of course – the unexpected happened, and life threw an obstacle my way.      I got sick…for the first week and a half of January I did little else but…

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December In A Nutshell

I can’t believe December is over already….  A lot has happened for me in the last 31 days…allow me to recap… 1.   At the very last minute, my family decided to take a vacation.  Yup, we like to do these things by the seat of our pants.  Now that we’re a family of adults, we have found that what we…

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