Fall is Here, What Are Your Plans

Every year when the temperatures start to cool and the leaves begin to change I get a particularly strong urge to dive into the more creative pursuits that appear on my list of favorite hobbies.  I guess it's rooted in those elementary school days when we were...

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The Porch

Okie liked to sit out on the porch most evenings and sometimes in the middle of the day. I was a regular fixture there, visiting for what seems now like hours. I don’t remember one thing we talked about but I remember it being a high point of my day to go there to visit, keeping an eye out for when Okie came out the front door to sit on the porch.

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Finding Enough Time for the Hobbies

Grocery shopping and meal planning is my all time most-procrastinated activity when it comes to matters of the household. Now it is just a 30 minute operation to make note of staples and extras needed, compare stock in the pantry against the list for the coming week and I’m off to the store.

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