Author Archives: boxcarkids


Facebook followers will know that on the evening of the very last day of school I answered the shouts of my son who called out that the rooster had killed one of the new chicks, took a misstep on the … Continue reading

Posted in garden, setbacks, summer, work | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Achoo! Achoo! Achoo!

Now that we have¬†medical insurance I’m slowly getting the kids caught up on various appointments.¬† I’m holding off on checkups for myself (haven’t had a physical or been to the dentist in 6 years) because the insurance has a high … Continue reading

Posted in healthcare, insurance | Tagged , | 6 Comments

One step forward, two steps back

The story of my life. I’m having a technology issue thanks to what is surely planned obsolescence. Both my coffee maker and my laptop have died. The former was bought used at the huge community yard sale held after the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment