Archive | May, 2012

“Exercise”

May 31, 2012

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"Exercise"

I have an iPad now, and I’ve been using it this week to get up a few minutes earlier and try some yoga via YouTube. You might remember that I have plans to be come a tai chi master. (I planned that four years ago, but tai chi has all that movement. I’m working my […]

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Why I married a farm boy.

May 30, 2012

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Why I married a farm boy.

Huh. I was going to write a post about a dead squirrel in our yard, but I see I’ve already done that. Oh well, I’ll tell you another one. I actually sat outside and read in the sunshine on Memorial Day. The weather was lovely – a little breezy, not too hot. Eventually I put […]

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Cat on a warm, green asphalt roof

May 29, 2012

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Cat on a warm, green asphalt roof

Last Friday night I fell asleep on the sofa (as is my custom), but when I got up at midnight I opened all the windows as I stumbled up to the bed to let in all the wonderfully cool night air. Later the next day I went around closing the windows and noticed that the […]

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Tiny Town, Big Heat

May 28, 2012

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Tiny Town, Big Heat

Last week Lloyd mentioned in passing that we might be be helping Deb Fischer (candidate for U.S. Senate and all-around Nice Lady) with some parade stuff this weekend. I laughed nervously, as I always do when politics are mentioned around me. “I don’t have to talk, right?” I asked. Lloyd nodded his assent. Well, it […]

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Happy Memorial Day!

May 27, 2012

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Happy Memorial Day!

Lloyd and I went to a little town on Sunday to help with a parade (tomorrow’s post), and it was pretty cool going by the little towns on the highway on the way there. I was so impressed with their flag displays for Memorial Day! Beautiful and touching. I am thankful to be in a […]

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You just can’t say it enough.

May 26, 2012

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You just can't say it enough.

First of all, Happy Birthday to Lloyd’s Mom! Here’s a picture of your oldest – he took me out to dinner and a movie! (Hence the lemon. We’re not nearly that fancy around here.) Speaking of the movie, we went to see The Avengers. For the most part, I liked it quite a bit. The […]

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