Category Archives: gardening

Farewell to summer?

We have had some beautiful early fall days, with cool nights which have been great for sleeping, unless of course you are my husband who thinks I am more than a little strange because I want the windows open. They … Continue reading

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A month without…

I am starting an experiment on September 11, 2017. With the exception of food I am going to try to go a month without shopping for anything. I will do my weekly food shopping and medical prescriptions only, I will … Continue reading

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Being a tourist

The term tourist sometimes gets a bad rap. Of course there are instances where it is deserved. I will admit to not being very well traveled but have vacationed in some very nice places and have always been acutely aware … Continue reading

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I like to plan

I am a planner, I enjoy the process of planning, it is just when faced with actualizing the plan I have a tendency to fall short. I have been thinking about how to change this dynamic and I am going … Continue reading

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Taking it slow

I am trying to change quite a few factors in my life right now and as usual I start out strong with great intentions and then I start the downhill descent; I try too much at once. This time I … Continue reading

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How to find your calm

I have been working to reduce my stress levels and have come to a few truths: at least for me. I want instant measurable results (not realistic), I try many things at once (when does that work), and am not … Continue reading

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