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I’m sure I’ve written somewhere along the way that I’ve been growing my hair longer. It’s almost to my shoulders, even though most people my age wouldn’t go there.
Still, since August 2012, I’ve been trying to eliminate all the
… finish reading Curly
My Mother was the world’s greatest proponent of St. Patrick’s Day. No, actually, she was the world’s greatest proponent of being one hundred percent Irish.
Green was her favorite color three hundred sixty five days of the year, and once
… finish reading St. Patrick’s Day
My motto has always been, “When it’s time to paint it’s time to move.”
I understand most people don’t share this sentiment; they prefer to stay put and add a coat of paint. Or change the carpet or reupholster the
… finish reading Antsy
I never met a potato I didn’t like, which is why I try to keep them out of my kitchen. Otherwise, I would eat them every day. Idaho, Russet, Red, Sweet, Yukon Gold (although this last is my least favorite),
… finish reading Potato, Potato
As long as I’ve known Earl, he’s had a penchant for the daily crossword puzzle. He’s also formulated a variety of rules regarding it.
First, he does the puzzle in ink, which leads to being extra cautious. Earl doesn’t like
… finish reading Crossword
I’m plodding along on my online course with the objective of obtaining a builder’s license. Not sure what I’ll do with it, although Earl suggested I start with making a birdhouse. I suggested I’ll find a builder and just drive
… finish reading Building 35
I’ve been growing my hair since August 2012. In that time frame, I’ve gone from a clipped, curly short style to an almost shoulder-length, every-strand-the same-with-no-layers look.
I’m not sure which looks better on me; in fact, I’m not even
… finish reading Hair
Today is Valentine’s Day, and I remember the very first VD Earl and I spent together. It was wintry cold, and I lived in a flat in the Irving Park neighborhood of Chicago’s north side. He lived downtown.
… finish reading Valentine’s Day
Linda Cobb is my kind of gal. She wrote a book titled The Queen of Clean, originally published in 1998 and still going strong. In it, she solves the mysteries of cleaning one’s home, conquering clutter, and removing spots and
… finish reading The Queen of Clean