Monthly Archives: June 2010

Grocery Outlet

I turned right at the light and pulled into the Grocery Outlet.  As a public service, I’d like to eradicate the mystery for those of you who’ve always been terrified to enter. First, to dispel some rumors: The grocery outlet … Continue reading

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Quirky Caregiver

Let’s see: anything unusual today? It was sunny!  Far out!!  (Get it?) I’m being wild and drinking coffee in the evening!  Cool beans!! (Get it?) My daughter fried a banana.  Bad!!  (No, I do mean bad.) My mother-in-law came home … Continue reading

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Blogger’s Inventory

Well, for this Blogger, it’s Day 27.  What’s this thing turning out to be? Wiki describes an online diary this way:  “…day-to-day experiences, social commentary, complaints, poems, prose, illicit thoughts…”  I took a quick inventory.  ‘Looks like my blog matches … Continue reading

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Garage Saling :-)

Today we hit two neighborhood garage sales, and a thrift store 50% sale.  (NO, you are NOT allowed to comment about my garage!) Hubby got another skeet shoot apparatus.  “It was five bucks!” My daughter and I got lots of … Continue reading

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Working Woman’s Worries

She makes linen garments and sells them, And supplies sashes for the merchants.  … She watches over the ways of her household, And does not eat the bread of idleness.  Prov. 31:24 & 27 I’ve been putting in a lot … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Mechanic!

Guess what?! Yay!  I got to go to a mechanic!  I always LOVE this!  First, I get to set aside all the things I am doing—which is a great thrill.  Then I get to drive for half an hour through … Continue reading

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To iPhone, or Not to iPhone?

Today at coffee with friends, I proudly displayed my foot-long To-Do list for today—orchestrated down to half-hour increments.  (NOT kidding.)  The others present ooh’d and ahh’d at my organizational skills and efficiency.  I grinned smugly as I re-folded my taped-together … Continue reading

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