Monthly Archives: August 2011

Do I Need Another Hobby?

Do I need another hobby? Maybe not but I’m becoming interested in scrapbooking. Are any of you scrapbookers? What do you like best about it? I write an Opinion Shaper column for the local weekly newspaper. I’m one of a … Continue reading

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School Friends Meet For Lunch

A group of eight friends from high school met again today for lunch. We visited Miss Aimie B’s Tea Room. This is in what was Miss Aimie’s family home. I think we were seated in what would have been the … Continue reading

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Knitting Group Move

With the closing of the Borders stores, my knitting group needed to find a new place to meet. One member took the initiative and asked if we’d be welcome at Barnes & Noble. They said yes so for three weeks … Continue reading

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Vacation Time

August has been prime vacation-taking time for years. Now that is changing … all due to schools starting earlier and earlier. I heard that some schools in this area are starting August 11. That, to me, is a shame. Of … Continue reading

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They Deserve An Award

Workers with jobs requiring them to be outside during this extended heat deserve an award. I’m thinking of postmen (and women), trash collectors, grass cutters, and others who do jobs we just take for granted will be done. I know … Continue reading

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Farewell, Little Buddy

Sunday I had to say farewell to my little wildlife buddy. As I was driving home from church at noon, I saw him flattened on the highway ramp. I hope death came fast and that he didn’t have to suffer. … Continue reading

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