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Winter Is Here!

Snow. Then more snow. And that was followed by more snow. And even more snow after that. And more snow to come in the next couple of days. Not to mention cold. Ranging from cold to very cold to arctic … Continue reading

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Blizzard

The first of the winter in our neck of the woods. Hate to admit it, but it is a nice feeling and lots of fun. Of course by the time the shoveling and snowblowing  is done that opinion may have … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to all . . .

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Friday’s Musings

We were hippity-hopping around the internet and came across this; a wonderful bundle of thoughts to cheer the soul and blunt the chill winds of December! George Carlin’s Views on Aging Do you realize that the only time in our … Continue reading

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The Picasso Project (part 2)

On the day before Thanksgiving the Picasso Project Manager suffered a spasm of ambition and ventured to actually remove the doors. The left side door came down with a satisfactory crash and partially disintegrated. There were no injuries. Deconstruction continued … Continue reading

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The Picasso Project

Visitors may recall a reference to our original Picasso, worth tens of millions of dollars and hidden in plain sight (See Chores). That story having worn thin, our hero has decided to make and install new barn doors. The frame … Continue reading

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The Banty Chickens

Banty chickens are little miniature guys. Tiny eggs, small bodies, major chutzpah. Ours are Brassy Back Old English Game (quite a name for such little twits)  and we started out with three of them: a rooster and two hens, only … Continue reading

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Yoda, Part II

Further to Yoda, Part I: It’s just minutes before the great Halloween Parade and Liam says no way Jose to the Yoda hat. However, he says, it does look pretty cool on Mama so maybe I’ll humor her and try … Continue reading

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Yoda

This was a labor of love – done for the one and only grandson who will be further referenced as the ‘anointed one.’ The pattern can be found on Ravelry (what a great site).  It’s a Yoda hat, of course, … Continue reading

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Chores

You may think this is just a view of the brilliant Burning Bush near our terrace. But there is more here than is immediately obvious. More work here, worse luck. For example, those stalky things sticking up in the foreground … Continue reading

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