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Rainy Days and Sundays

Okay, so this afternoon is both. I was/am sorta antsy, so Mom and I took a walk…and of course, it was starting to rain when we walked out the door. I needed to get out. She just went to keep … Continue reading

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September Roundup

Another month down. It was a fairly active one, too. We started with a trip to the Schaghticoke Fair on the first. On the eighth, it was over to Waterford for the Tug Boat Round Up (which I have no … Continue reading

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Sometimes, You Need To Go With Your Gut

Nick wants to try goat’s milk, to see if it’s easier on his stomach than cow’s milk. He found one place in the area that sells it, so he made arrangements to go today and pick some up.  We got … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2018

A day to honor those who have given the greatest sacrifice to others: they fought and died so others could live in freedom. The goal was also peace, but… As most years for the last twenty, I took Mom and … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day 2018

Hubs is outside, mowing the grass that suddenly grew half a foot when we weren’t looking. Mom is off to the Brother for the weekend; a well-deserved break for her. Means we’ve had the Four-Footed One with us since Friday … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t Rain, It Snows

Almost a week with no internet. This time, we were all down. Hubs amused himself watching episodes of ANDROMEDA. The Kidling and I watched a lot of television since Friday last: SAY YES TO THE DRESS, SUPERNATURAL, and BONES, mostly. … Continue reading

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Adventures in Christmas Shopping

As usual, my desire to give to my family out-stripped my ready funds. Spend more than I planned, but at least there are wrapped gifts under the tree. And it was a bit… challenging, since Mom and the Kidling were … Continue reading

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Waterford CanalFest 2016

The New York State Canal System is open for another year…which means, today in Waterford, and Lock 2, it’s CANALFEST! Got my shopping done early with Mom and Meriah, and after putting away the cold stuff, Meriah, Nick and I … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

Another holiday meal over, dishes washed, stomach still feeling the strain. What am I thankful for? My family, even though we don’t always agree on things or get along. The fact I have a roof over my head, a job, … Continue reading

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Summer’s End

Well, actually, it isn’t. Fall doesn’t officially begin until Sept 21. But Labor Day Weekend, at least here in New York, marks the end of summer vacation and the start of a new school year. For most of the last … Continue reading

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