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Grandma’s afghans

My grandma was a gentle, strong, quiet woman and I loved her. She also crocheted and knitted my entire life. I remember my older brothers wearing her homemade knitted vests in the 60’s and early 70’s. She taught me how to make scarves and granny squares when I wasn’t even close to 10 years old. […]

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Organic carrots taste better

For years I ate the little midget carrots because the prep was so much easier. I knew they were probably soaked in chemicals to clean them, but my laziness allowed me to forget that fact. Then, I was at my daughter’s while she prepped for supper. I stole a carrot and it was delicious! I […]

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Nearly Wordless Wednesday

Buddy loves to get new toys. He checks all bags brought into the car (because of course he runs errands with me). Holds the toy in his mouth the entire way home, and then once home, he sits on my lap and destroys the toy by getting that nasty squeaker out of with innards. Recently, […]

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Nearly Wordless Wednesdays

On a recent walk, I saw this vine growing on a mailbox. Look at these flowers! When I saw them, I wasn’t sure they were real. I had to touch them and see. The flower looked so delicate but it had toughness. Nature is incredible. — Namaste