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Happy Weekend!

An amphibious cycle, able to run on land and water, 1932 by the National Archives of the Netherlands via History in Pics I really blew it with my intention to post more this week. I’ve been doing a lot of … Continue reading






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Lately…

Watching… Bedlam Basketball. I couldn’t let back-to-back BEelam wins pass without a mention here. It was a stressful game but my Cowboys pulled out a win over the Sooners! They are on a streak, hopefully it continues into March. Listening to… … Continue reading






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Happy Weekend!

Feeding the Giraffe at the zoo, circa 1950 via History in Pictures Hello!!! I’m sorry for the lack of posts this week; I did not plan for posts to be so sparse around here this last couple of weeks. It just … Continue reading






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Lately…

Reading… The Wife, The Maid, and the Mistress. This book was suggested on a recent episode of “What Should I Read Next?”  I think I added all the books discussed to my to-be-read list. I started with this one because it … Continue reading






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Happy Weekend!

Rainy night on Oxford Street, London, 1960 by Philip Jones Griffiths via History in Pictures Great food for thought regarding saving money. I’m in a bit of a reading lull, maybe one of these will get me back on track. … Continue reading






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Create Space

As I’ve mentioned before, over the last year, much of my time has been devoted to minimizing/creating space. I think different people have a different interpretation of what minimalism means. For me, it has nothing to do with living in a … Continue reading






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Lately…

Reading… stack of magazines and new (to me) blogs. I’m between books right now – looking for just the right book to begin. I spent my reading time this weekend catching up on magazines (did you know many libraries have … Continue reading






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Happy Weekend!

Loggers in Early 1900’s via History in Pictures Big weekend plans? I think at least part of the weekend here is supposed to be pretty cold and dreary. I’m looking forward to curling up with my iPad and doing some … Continue reading






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What’s Saving Your Life Right Now…

It’s Groundhog Day. We are officially halfway through winter. Last week Anne, at Modern Mrs. Darcy, challenged everyone to make a list of what’s saving your life right now. I’m not gonna lie, winter is a rough time for me … Continue reading






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No Spend February

Can you believe it’s already February? It will be 2018 before we know it. Over the years I’ve observed several people taking part in “no spend” months (and even years). I did a similar challenge for Lent a few years … Continue reading






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