Category Archives: Far Sides Thoughts

Grinch like

Cross one holiday off the list and lets get the other over with soon.  I am not much for holidays…I can become depressed very easily.  Turn the calendar from one month to the next already. Why?  I don’t like shopping…good … Continue reading

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Wistful Wednesday : Pullet Eggs

Recently my other baby brother called me and said “Sis you want some pullet eggs?” Absolutely! Nothing better than those first eggs that are laid, the practice eggs, some are different shapes more round than oval, it takes a young … Continue reading

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Brown and Gray Days

Old Age: Just like an old building our foundation is a little unsteady. A few of our rocks are loose, some are even missing. Some boards have come loose and have been patched. Our roofs have seen better days. We … Continue reading

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Sometimes things just take time. Sometimes I am not a very patient person either. I want Jen to heal fast and get back to normal. We left her on her own, well not all alone she has her boys to … Continue reading

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All about my first day off

I slept late, it felt great. Chance and I sent Far Guy off to the museum, it was his volunteer day. I lounged around in my jammies for a long time. I returned phone calls that needed my attention. I … Continue reading

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Winey Snob

I do like a glass of champagne every once in awhile. I have about 4 small one serving bottles in the fridge …they have been there about a year. Cooks I believe is the brand. I must be ageing them. … Continue reading

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I had a really nice night/day at Lind Lake with all the scrapbooking gals. I did not drag out my scrapbooks. Instead I worked on my cards. The ones I make using my photographs. Jen asked “Mom what are you … Continue reading

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Sixty years ago I was two

Today’s blog post can be found Here.

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Saying Goodbye

I had a very dear friend in Indiana who had ALS.  She called to tell me about it…and to say goodbye.  Her failing speech made phone conversations difficult and frustrating for her. We continued to write back and forth.  She … Continue reading

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Why can’t Monday be the start of a weekend instead of the end of one?

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