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Entries from December 2007

Who Can Hear You Now?

December 28th, 2007 · 4 Comments

Do you have a Verizon Wireless phone? You might want to read this before you dial 911.

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The Best Cats Pick You

December 27th, 2007 · 2 Comments

 I have long believed that the best cats are not the ones you pick out, but the ones that pick you. I’ve had many cats over the years and the ones that have just shown up on the doorstep are the ones I miss the most. I am hoping that the saying is still true… [...]

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Farewell

December 26th, 2007 · 7 Comments

My father passed away last night. It was both expected and a big surprise. Dad had advanced emphysema. He was admitted to the hospital on the 20th for lung related issues but was expected to be sent home on the 24th a little stronger and ready to enjoy Christmas. He suddenly took a dramatic turn [...]

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Christmas Goodies

December 22nd, 2007 · No Comments

I stayed up late last night making two batches of Peanut Brittle, a batch of Oatmeal Scotchies and a batch of Chocolate Chip Cookies so that Recliner Man could take them to work today along with the 12 Christmas Cards that I made for him. He likes to share some holiday cheer with his co-workers [...]

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Cool Thing-a-ma-jigs

December 20th, 2007 · No Comments

I decided to watercolor my Christmas Cards this year. My table was a mess from several previous projects and I once again found myself working in a little 12″ x 12″ space. This didn’t allow much room for spreading out wet cards to dry. Luckily I remembered where I put my cool Thing-a-ma-jigs. I bought [...]

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Billie’s Herd

December 19th, 2007 · 2 Comments

I’ve had a herd of cows grazing in my Christmas Tree for several years. I bought one from a Girl Scout troop that made and sold ornaments to finance trips. I made the rest of my herd myself because I wanted to save enough money that maybe one day I could take a trip. My [...]

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