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Rain

Rain! whose soft architectural hands have power to cut stones, and chisel to shapes of grandeur the very mountains. ~Henry Ward Beecher We’re finally going to get a good soaker this weekend. I, for one, am ready. Bring it. Carry … Continue reading

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Spring

Here in Oregon, trees are flowering, tulips are blooming, green is everywhere. We’ve been pretty rain-free, though, which is unusual. Yesterday we had some rain, not much, but enough to dampen things nicely. I was out running errands and when … Continue reading

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A Very Long Day

I earned this Ben & Jerry’s!! Without ice cream, there would be darkness and chaos. ~Don Kardong One more day and I start working again! That’s a plus, in my book. Maternal parental unit is in the hospital, but prognosis … Continue reading

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Irony, Regular Life, Other Things

Earlier this eveningĀ I saw a news report about a couple of houses, located in a beach community on the Washington coast, being washed away into the ocean. The name of the community? Washaway Beach. I kid you not. … What … Continue reading

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I Survived!

I made it through the Snopocalypse! Oh, wait. What I actually made it through was the SNOthing. Although, likely if I were to step outside right now, I’d slip and slide down the driveway on my tuches due to the … Continue reading

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Rain and Christmas Lights

No, they don’t always go together. Just today. You see, the rains have finally returned to the Serengeti!! OK, maybe not. But they have returned to Portland, along with a noticeable drop in temperature. Oh, it is glorious! THIS MAKES … Continue reading

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