Monthly Archives: April 2012

Love/Hate Relationship

You know about the weeds in the flower beds. I have documented the jungle we have growing and my uncanny ability to help weeds thrive no matter the conditions and make real plants wither just by looking at them. But did … Continue reading

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I might have to draw the line at mouth-to-mouth

The dog and I have gotten into a good routine. I am the one who gets him up in the mornings, feeds him, and gives him some exercise before the girls get up. In the afternoons, Riley and I get … Continue reading

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Maybe I need to train for a marathon?

An update to yesterday’s post: I ran the 12 miles and am eternally grateful to the person who invented the DVR. I watched several episodes of Glee, which is nice because I get both the fun of running to music … Continue reading

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Running (wo)man

I run. I run not because I have loved running since childhood. I actually used to enjoy cycling as a kid more than anything. It isn’t because running is ingrained into by being by years of habit. I run mainly … Continue reading

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Repeat after me

I I don’t consider myself to be high maintenance, but maybe that’s just a self-delusion. I don’t need to have the latest looks, gadgets, gizmos. Heck, I shop at thrift stores and have curb-mart’ed a few items in my day. I … Continue reading

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This may hurt a bit

The woman who previously lived on the farm was really into gardening. She had the veggie garden, the berry garden, the “quick pick” garden (herbs and veggies planted near the house so they could be easily picked for cooking), the … Continue reading

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Is it too early to be thinking about Mother’s Day?

I used to dream of getting something from Tiffany & Co. A little blue box with a little white bow. A little something silver and sparkly. Then I became a Country Boy’s wife. And an animal owner. Now, I dream … Continue reading

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