Category Archives: Fingers Crossed

Vacation? To a warm and sunny location?

Thanksgiving at the coast ended up being a lot of fun.  Surprisingly, there was very little drama, so little, I can declare the holiday Drama Free.  Hawkeye’s Mom made pumpkin cheesecake with caramel sauce.  Oh.  My.  God.  It was very good.  … Continue reading

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Can it really work?

I saw an article at Apartment Therapy the other day about how to keep your apartment clean in 20 minutes a day.  Not everything on the list applies to me.  I dont have any “extra rooms” nor do I have multiple … Continue reading

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Randomness and Rain

As of last Wednesday, it had rained every day for 19 days straight.  I’m not fucking kidding. I took this last Thursday, the 20th day of rain in a row.  Yes, it’s June and it rained every day for 20 … Continue reading

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Damn

Claire had her check up a couple of weeks ago.  Other than being on the plump side she was okay.  A couple of days ago I noticed something on her left foot, just above the paw.  She has a growth … Continue reading

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Update

I talked to my Dad today.  He sounded good and thinks he’ll be able to leave the hospital tomorrow.  He had an ultrasound on his heart yesterday and while the nurse couldnt say much, the little she did say sounded positive, … Continue reading

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Knit with confidence through any crisis

This is how my day started: I got to work and about 7:30 my phone started ringing.  Now, normally, my phone doesnt ring at 7:30 AM, that in and of itself was odd.  When I saw it was my Mom … Continue reading

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Unusual Feelings

In 2 and 1/2 weeks my Dad turns 60.   I’m flying to Iowa to visit, because you only turn 60 once.  It’s a milestone in life.  I understand that any birthday only happens once in your life. But, it’s 60! … Continue reading

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