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Time Flys when your busy
Boy time sure does fly by when you are busy. I don't know where this week went. I like staying busy though. It keeps me out of the fridge and the food. I find that I eat our of boredom more then for any other reason. I know that I need to stay ... Read more
Please Party Safely This Weekend
Throughout history, the weekend of the Fourth of July has been one of the most dangerous of all. I guess because of it being summer and usually very warm every where, people tend to have more parties. It's very easy to forget what you are doing ... Read more
Filling a void
I was reading an article the other day and it gave what I thought was a good suggestion. In this economy with so many out of work, there is one thing that you can do that actually adds to your resume and new potential employers really like. That... Read more
A beautiful place
This afternoon when I took Buddy for a walk, the sun was in just the right place. As I approached the pond, the sun was hitting the water in such a way that the section where the current runs through, looked just like a carpet of sparkling diamo... Read more
Deer in the garden
I got very lucky, I went out to weed the veggie garden today, and what did I see, deer tracks walking all around in it. He never touched a plant. I was so surprised. I expected that he'd have eaten at least the beans and peas, but nope . He was ... Read more
The Great Turtle Hunter
As most of you know, I have a Cocker Spaniel , named Buddy. At this time of year the turtles come ashore to lay eggs on the roadsides or where ever they can find a soft spot to dig a hole to lay them in.
Buddy knows what they look like an... Read more
Addendum to I have a visitor
I can't believe it, instead of taking this one little raccoon back to her nesting place, the mother brought 4 more babies down into the dog house to join the one. I now have 5 baby raccoons in the dog house, except they are not staying in the do... Read more
I have a visitor
Today I was out weeding in the vegetable garden. I was down pulling grass out of the beets, when I heard a strange kind of trilling sound behind me. So I turned around and looked behind me and couldn't see anything. The saw mill was about 10 fee... Read more
Looking for some advice
Actually its not for me. The friend I walk with is having a problem with her calves and shins cramping up when we walk. We walk 4 miles every day. We've tried stretching really well, She's bought new shoes and orthotics , she makes sure she is h... Read more
Do you believe in Angels?
I believe in angels, and I believe in guardian angels. I lost my Dad to cancer several years ago. Ever since whenever I am troubled or upset. I talk to him and ask his advice, just as I would if he were still alive. He always finds some way to... Read more
That first big step
Some things we do in life take a lot of courage. Especially when you are attempting to make a major change. It is easy to just sit back and let things flow along and make excuses for why things are the way they are.
Sometimes you need to s... Read more
Big Yard Sale Followup
Woo Hoo! I am so excited, we had such a great day. We cleared, after expenses, $1375.
We were super busy all day and we had priced everything to sell. We had a lot of very generous people who had donated some very nice items. We really appreci... Read more
Big Yard Sale
This Saturday, (Mark your Calendars) if you happen to be in Maine, take a scenic ride to Sangerville, in beautiful Central Maine. We are having a big yard sale to benefit the local Library. It's being held on the town ball field, right on Rte. 2... Read more
I had the best time this afternoon. I had my childrens group at Womancare. We did our usual stuff . Then I got out the train set. It is wooden track with wooden cars and all the kids worked together and we all put together this really elaborate ... Read more
I've been having a lot of talks with a friend of mine about her kids and the problems they are having at school. Boy do they do things differently these days. Supposedly the new deal is " No Child Left behind" , well from my point of view lots o... Read more