Monthly Archives: August 2012

Enjoy The Blue Moon…

I sure did! πŸ™‚   .

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This Is My Idea of Shopping!

While visiting my mother at her cottage yesterday, she took me to a wonderful market. It’s name is Whispering Pines Produce and Farm Market. When I walked in, I was like a kid in a candy shop. Or a man … Continue reading

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New Camera Test

So I finally decided to plunge ahead and buy the camera I’ve had my eye on. First, let me say that I don’t claim to be a photographer. I just love to take pictures. Of everything. And everyone. A friend … Continue reading

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Fighting The Blight

For the third year in a row, our tomato plants have blight. Last year, it destroyed our entire crop before we could get any tomatoes. This year, we are able to stay a little ahead of the blight and are … Continue reading

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Puffball Mushrooms Are Here!

We were so excited to see the first puff mushrooms of the season last week! Puff mushrooms are those big, white, ball-like mushrooms that you see growing in random places. They grow all around the farm and we look forward … Continue reading

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I Love Me My Thrift Stores

Yesterday, I decided to take a walk downtown. It seems as if someone, somehow has stolen all of my socks. Seriously. I have two pairs left. Where in the world do socks go? I keep thinking they’ll show up, but … Continue reading

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Parental Movers, A Getaway and Cuddle Casserole…

Wow, this is the longest I have gone without blogging! The last few days have just been…well…busy and a tad overwhelming. We carted some furniture down to our daughter’s new apartment at college and of course then moved it in. … Continue reading

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I Scored Some Great Savings!

Yesterday, I ventured out on some errands and decided to do some hardcore bargain hunting. I’m happy to report that I am a terrific hunter. πŸ™‚ Here’s what I got… From CVS: 2 bottles of Softsoap 1 Speedstick deodorant 2 … Continue reading

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Berry Shortcakes In a Jar

When I came into the mother load of blueberries and added them to the huge amount of black raspberries in my freezer, and still had blackberries to harvest I became a little overwhelmed. I had a dilemma. See, I’m really … Continue reading

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My Procrastinated Gratitude

First, I have to say…I am so sorry for the delay in this post. I have been nominated for several awards from two great blogs and I have procrastinated terribly in posting this wonderful news. I can only blame it … Continue reading

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