Category Archives: Holidays

Obligatory

Yes, it was Halloween. I forgot to put in my memory card to the camera when I took pics of myself at work, but I was a fairy. It gave me an excuse to wear the dress I got for … Continue reading

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Winter Wishes

My best estimate at the date of this photo was the winter of 1982-83. My family lived in a little town, forty-five minutes from Minneapolis, where it seemed to snow 300 days a year. That out-of-place redhead on the left … Continue reading

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Happiness For Sale

Synonyms of happiness: Contentment, pleasure, gladness, cheerfulness, joy, glee, bliss, delight, exhilaration, ecstasy. You can certainly buy items of pleasure, glee, or ecstasy. Though, what makes me delighted might make others stomachs turn upside-down i.e. Martha’s annual Halloween Issue is … Continue reading

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Martha Stewart’s Halloween

The anticipation begins the first Friday in September. A visit to the news stand to witness the issue is not yet released. I go through the same frustrating endeavor the next two fridays. Finally, the third Friday of September I … Continue reading

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Self Heating Cocoa

Ok, so it’s the third of September. I missed a couple days. This week is literal insanity here in the Minneapolis St. Paul area because of the Republican convention. Just today, I spoke with a secret service man who informed … Continue reading

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Top 7 Sevens

6. Magnificent 7- The Clash The Clash decided to rap, I love it. 5. Saturday Previous to the job I hold now, Friday has been my favorite day of the week. However, now, I work with many people who work … Continue reading

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Day 2- packing

To me, packing for vacation is an art form. I like to start a few weeks before the trip and end up fully ready to walk out the door at least five days in advance. The old saying about planning … Continue reading

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Home

Awhile ago I joined the “blog every day and here’s your theme” club called NaBloPoMo. I learned about this from essaytch and thought it looked interesting. I have not followed it one bit. This month’s theme is Home. Home has … Continue reading

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The Cure- Chicago

I get to check one thing of my list of life goals. We were indeed in the same room, Robert Smith and I, that is. I am not going to bore you with describing how great it was. The best … Continue reading

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Q: How Do I Get Rid of Mice?

A: I have no idea. I had one. I caught it on one of those sticky pads and tg “disposed” of it, cause I am too much of a wuss. So, me and The Max had three mouse free days. … Continue reading

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