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April Tenth; Well, That Was an Adventure (Slightly longer write than usual)

Let’s go he said. It will be fun, he said. It will get you out of the house, he said. We have to leave within the next few minutes, so, want to go? He seemed so sure this would be … Continue reading

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Day Thirty: Footnotes; I Heard a Sound

What, is under my house? I went to see if I needed to add wood to the wood stove and heard…something. If there are kittens under there, they sound very different. I hoped that I could get my son to … Continue reading

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Day Twenty-one; Footnotes of Its Snowing Again

Well, its snowing again. The thing that concerns me, is that they, the all knowing weather prognosticators, said it appears that we would get a ‘trace to an inch’.  The way it is falling out there now, it better stop … Continue reading

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Where Does One Begin?

When they want to be and make a difference? I’m sitting here watching the cats out back. Three of the four are finishing up the food I gave them this morning. They will eat, stop and look around, seeking the … Continue reading

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Day Eighteen; Footnotes Still White With More to Come?

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January Thirteenth; The Most Important Preparation

Smoke from the wood stove is drifting low through the woods out back while the sun tries to shine through the cloud covering. The temperature is just above freezing according to the computer so the dogs are curled up in … Continue reading

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Day Ten; Footnotes of More Important Than Being Prepared for Snow

Let the panic begin. Earlier today, the first warning shot was fired. Winter weather may be on its way here. It is still too early to really say, but there is this kinda slightly maybe threat of winter weather. I … Continue reading

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January Eighth; Thoughts on Cold Temperatures and the Suffering

The water dish was frozen solid this morning when I went outside to feed the cats. They were all collected on the back steps awaiting their breakfast, all were fine even as the temperature hovered somewhere in the twenties Fahrenheit. … Continue reading

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Day 355; Footnotes of Nag-Nag-Nag

 As the temperature outside falls, I sit here sipping hot tea and watching Polar Express…again. I think this will be the fifth time this season. The dogs are both asleep close to my chair. They’ve been in a while, much … Continue reading

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November Twenty-fifth May we Remember, Realize and be Grateful

And it has begun. I wandered into the kitchen and started a pot of coffee. I have fed the cats and added wood to the wood stove. I’ll have to check and see if the fire built back up as … Continue reading

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