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Brake

Yesterday morning we were heading out of town and as we drove down I-5 through downtown, we saw flashing emergency lights on the other side of the freeway and then, bizarrely, a small white box truck perched precariously over the … Continue reading

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Thingadailies Day 18

I thought I was doing pretty well with the snowflakes this month and then this one just…didn’t quite work out. I can sort of see where it was going, but clearly something didn’t work out. Ah well. Making a snowflake … Continue reading

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Easily amused

A large box arrived from Amazon today. This was, of course, cause for great excitement among the cats because box (!) but even better, the stuff inside was covered with a giant length of wadded up packing paper. Because I … Continue reading

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The manner to which he is accustomed

Due to the fact that our cat horde has always included cats of varying temperaments and levels of bravery, we free feed, which means the more portly cats (cough cough Nutmeg) have the same access to kibble as the thinner, … Continue reading

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Commuting

I had to get up extra early this morning to drive down to a work meeting; early enough that I watched the sun rise as I headed down the freeway. It was rather nice. And then on the way home … Continue reading

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Warm front

I was supposed to go to an off-site meeting today, for work. However, when I got into the office and cranked up the computer to check email, I discovered the meeting had been postponed until Wednesday. This was a relief … Continue reading

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Multi-tasking

This morning I made sandwich rolls (I make a couple dozen every few weeks and keep them in the freezer) and finished the eclairs. I know that doesn’t sound like much, except that those two things took me ALL morning. … Continue reading

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Airy

Richard was off visiting family today but I stayed home because I looked at the calendar and started to panic at everything I still have to get done over the next couple weeks and this weekend is pretty much it … Continue reading

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In deep R’lyeh…

Today’s snowflake: the star of many (many, many) hands. I’m sure there’s a Lovecraft joke to be made here somewhere. Making a snowflake a day for Thingadailies.

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Entry List

How to get into the house when carrying a 30-pound bag of litter, a purse, a lunch sack, and a bag of stuff from the drug store when you *don’t* have a Sherman in the house: Unlock door Open door … Continue reading

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