Monthly Archives: November 2009

Tis the Season

It’s that time of year.  Thanksgiving is next week and Christmas follows close behind.  I have warm, wonderful memories of the holidays from my early childhood. Memories scented with the smell of roast turkey, nutmeg, gingerbread and pine.  Good friends … Continue reading

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Park Life

Frankly, although I consider myself a neighborly person in general, I’m an advocate of the Robert Frost’s saying that good fences make good neighbors.  I like space and privacy (yes, an on-going theme in this blog) and of course there’s … Continue reading

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Becoming unintentionally unemployed after working continually for the past 30+ years was a shock to my system.  Losing our home at the same time was a double whammy.  Oddly the second of those shocks seemed to cushion the first for … Continue reading

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