Monthly Archives: May 2014

Fighting is Their Favorite

Today was the last day of school for our wee ones, and the panic has arisen. Summer vacation is wonderful, because no more 6am. Sadly, at whatever time they awaken, they will be together all day, every day, day after day … Continue reading

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Kiddie Pools: Fun to Read About?

When you live in Georgia, you buy kiddie pools. Sure, a few Indiana years, my kids had kiddie pools, but in Georgia, it was essential. See, in Indiana, when it’s 90 degrees, we sit in the shade and let the … Continue reading

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Verdant

If you have paid any attention to me since I started this blog, you’ve probably come to the conclusion that I hate to be hot, and you would be correct. Warm weather’s most redeeming quality is its production of pretty … Continue reading

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Random Musings of the Unamused

I’m kinda feisty lately. My spidey-senses are keen. My bullshit threshold is low, as is my ability to give fucks. My eye rolls are exceptional. It’s likely related to hormones, because I also think Cocoa Krispies are incredible and I think … Continue reading

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GoFundMYWHOLELIFE

Now and again, my friends post links to “GoFundMe” for valid reasons. Well, that’s subjective, isn’t it? Yes, the whole concept is subjective. How GoFundMe works: Someone needs money for something, so they set up a donation platform, and people … Continue reading

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“I have this coupon for halfa brain…”

Some of my friends are Couponing. You’ve seen the Extreme Coupon people on television, right? I’ve never watched the shows, but I’ve seen bits about it. They leave the store with carts and carts of products, and then they pay … Continue reading

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Updates

I finally gave MIL her resurrected calla lily. You know what? She didn’t seem particularly pleased at all. *shrugs* I dunno. The Mister finished the semester with a 3.6 GPA. I’m so pleased for him! That’s a great accomplishment for … Continue reading

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“Strange Plant, is that how you do?”

I have an indoor life and an outdoor life. Both are full of wonder. Indoor Life: I wonder how wooden spoons keep things from boiling over? Why would anyone use flat paint in a kitchen? I wonder what’s under this … Continue reading

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From Where I Walk

I joined Instagram last month, (you can follow me here) so I could participate in the “Photo a Day” challenges. The version of me on Instagram is like the version of me on sports, in that I’m having a good … Continue reading

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She Watches Me

One of the many things I love about my house is that it’s a bungalow. Even our tiny first apartment was on the second floor. First things first, it’s awfully nice not to tote laundry baskets up and down the … Continue reading

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