Monthly Archives: September 2013

New Territory

This past weekend we went to see my mom for her birthday – the first time we visited since Dad died.  New responsibilities are hitting my horizon now and I’m finding that it takes a bit of mental adjustment.  Mom … Continue reading

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Reaping the Benefits

Two or three years ago, I started to dedicate a few shelves in the basement to extra food storage.  The purpose of these shelves is to allow me to take advantage of sales at the grocery store to a larger … Continue reading

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Getting Back to Normal

We were out of town last week for my father’s funeral and all that goes with it.  Now it’s time to be getting everything back to the old routine.  Part of the trouble is that the routine wasn’t firmly in … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends

The first week of school is ending and the kids have survived.  I had ramped up the work load for my home schooled eighth grader, but she’s buckling down and finishing by 1:30 each day so far.  She’s been watching … Continue reading

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