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Mom Called to Say Thanks For the Package; And, That Ain’t All!

One thing you need to know is that I have a love/hate relationship with my downstairs closets.  I fill them up with stuff, and then when I open the door, the closet spits the crap right back at me.  I am tired of having all this stuff falling on my head when I try to cram more crap … Continue reading

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Hey Harriet! Do You Have a Snow Blower I Can Borrow?

I have made three trips outside to shovel clean my sidewalk which is the only way to get to the vehicle.  Oh, by the way, the SUV is buried!  The HOA contracts with someone to plow the parking lot on an as needed basis.  From the look of it, the last time the lot was … Continue reading

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Snow Dogs!

Its nice and warm inside, so I have no idea why Cosmo wants to be outside!  He has been whining at the back door all morning, and I’ve let them both out a couple of times.  Each visit to the Winter Wonderland in our backyard seems to invigorate him.  He has been doing a great … Continue reading

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Wanna Puppy, Little Girl? My Public Service Announcement (Reprint/Reminder)

Originally posted 12/2/2008. I spoke with my mom last night.  She said one of her neighbors young daughter was out walking an “adorable” black lab puppy yesterday afternoon.  My mom stopped to talk with the girl, and to ooh and ahhh over the puppy.  The young girl (12 or 13) was not enjoying the walk, … Continue reading