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can Phil cure the blues?

This is not a feel good post, so be warned. I have been stuck in the blues for a few weeks now. I’m not sure why. It started when Scuba Man went to the beach for 10 days to work … Continue reading

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time flies when you have energy

I simply cannot believe it’s been almost a week since I’ve written here.  Unfortunately, it has. I must admit, the acupuncture is working.  I have energy.  I am getting a lot accomplished.  I no longer just sit on my butt … Continue reading

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has anyone seen Downton Abbey?

I spent the past weekend alone.  Scuba Man was at the beach with Willow, so Pockets and I just chilled.  For the most part, I kept the television off.  But I was in a total veg mood Sunday night and … Continue reading

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I’ll surely pay you to knock him off

I am a huge football fan.  The Green Bay Packers are my team, but I will watch any NFL game available.  I love the sport which is why I was sad to find out about the ‘bounty fund’ kept by the New … Continue reading

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Davy Jones is no longer a monkey

I think every female that grew up in the sixties sighed when they heard the news that Davy Jones had died Wednesday.  Part of the pop group The Monkeys, he seemed to be the favorite of all the females. I … Continue reading

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it’s anything goes Tuesday

Anything except television, that is. In an effort for us to not watch so much television, we decided we would start having one night, maybe two, a week without watching the TV at all.  This leaves the evening to do … Continue reading

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the apartment with the train

My favourite aunt, as I was growing up, was my Aunt Carolyn.  Unfortunately, she left us way too soon. She was my momma’s sister.  Although we didn’t live close to one another, we wrote letters back and forth.  She encouraged … Continue reading

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a new beginning – every day

Why do we anticipate the turning of the calendar to a new year?  Why is it that we stay up until midnight on New Year’s Eve, even if we’re just sitting at home watching Dick Clark on television, waiting for … Continue reading

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it’s all over so quickly!

Another Christmas day has come and gone.  A special celebration, with weeks and weeks of preparation, is over in a flash. It was a wonderful day here at our beach home.  The “kids” were up at about 6:00 AM, as … Continue reading

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a good kind of exhaustion

It’s fall here in Virginia.  That means leaves.  Billions of leaves. Ok, maybe not billions, but it feels like it.  With 5 oak trees in our yard and another 8 within 5 feet of our yard, we couldn’t see the … Continue reading

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