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Christmas Cleaning

It’s coming on Christmas They’re cutting down trees, they’re putting up reindeer & and singing songs of joy and peace……. where’s that river when I need one? (Thanks Joni Mitchell )   That’s right, it’s finally time for The Umteenth … Continue reading






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The Loss of a Family Member

Literally. I lost him! He was last seen flying and bobbing in the wind, headed into the wild blue yonder. Atticus Finch the Fabulous Budgie is gone. He chose a really beautiful day to bust out the back door and … Continue reading






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Atticus Finch the Fabulous Budgie

He is so cute. He makes such cute noises (none of which are human words except he might have said “Peppurrr” once) and is a busy little birdie. I love him. He tolerates me but that’s where our “flock” relationship … Continue reading






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A New Family Member

Ahhh, childhood. Long summer days playing outside, stuffed animal toys, Breyer horses to play with (us city girls didn’t get the real thing), little brothers to torment, big brothers to be tormented by, bikes, dogs, cats, pet parakeets. Yes, my … Continue reading






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