Category Archives: Projects

Beginner Home

Our first house was a small beginner house.  I loved it.     It was built by Jerry with the help of brothers, Jim and Bob, brother-in-law, Roger, and a few others, myself included.   Jerry began building in April … Continue reading

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Another Day in the Life of Me

Here I am sitting – lying on the sofa with my laptop on my lap. Where else? I missed church again today. The factory, in my head, is louder than ever today. I’m going to google that to see what … Continue reading

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Another Day

This is another day in the life of me. I’ve actually still got the crud I’ve had for a couple of weeks now. Today my ears feel plugged, it’s kind of like I’m deaf…but I’m not. It’s like I’m flying … Continue reading

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My Husband…The Genius

Yes, my husband is a genius! When we built our log home in 1997 we both had a dream to have a spiral staircase! No, not a black rout iron set. A wooden spiral staircase made with logs. But could … Continue reading

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Vel’s Christmas Master Piece

My sister-in-law, Vel, is the decorative queen. She’s already working on her Christmas decorations. You see, in December my brother and sister-in-law will have a party for all the neighbors. It’s a big affair that everyone around here looks forward … Continue reading

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Vel – The Decorative Queen

My younger brother, Bill, has struggled all his life. He was a preemie to begin with, weighing in at two pounds nine ounces. He wasn’t expected to live but he did! I’ll skip  a lot now and go to him as … Continue reading

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New Blogging Domain

I’ve now joined the ranks of having my own blog domain! That means you don’t have to type in wordpress. I hope I’ll be happy with this, I’m not to smart when it comes to working with technology. But I … Continue reading

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Giving Up Jobs in My Old Age

I’m doing my fall cleaning now and it’s coming along. There are two jobs that are kind of tough now in my old age. I’ll be 74 next month. One is cleaning and dusting the clock shelf. I still do … Continue reading

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Bucket List

Some of you know that one of my favorite websites or blogs is Leslie Carter’s She has now challenged her readers to write out a bucket list for the rest of 2012. I sat here at my computer thinking … Continue reading

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This is a very important, special, fun, informative weekend. Many folks are here, we’re keeping three in our home. They are so nice, helpful, loving and appreciative. We’re having a great time. I was given a recipe for making Momo’s … Continue reading

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