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Missing Borders

This week I’ve realized I’m missing Borders bookstore. As you know, they went out of business. But oh how I’d love to sit in their caf√© with a coffee and my knitting once more. My knitting group used to meet … Continue reading

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Treasure at Dollar Tree

I like to think of myself as an avid reader. I almost always have a book going. So it’s no surprise that I usually check out the book shelf when I go to Dollar Tree. There’s something so satisfying about … Continue reading

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Garage Sale Questions

Today is a big subdivision garage sale. I received notification of it too late to participate and I haven’t been out looking at what was on offer. I’ve never been a big garage sale shopper. For one thing, most sales … Continue reading

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Serendipity

When I was at Borders on Monday, I saw a book by Maeve Binchey. I briefly considered using my 40 percent off coupon to buy it but in the end elected to get a paperback by Laura Childs instead. Tuesday … Continue reading

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Broken Promises

Fortunately, the broken promises I have in mind are all ones I made to myself, not to anyone else. I promised myself I would do this blog post early today. However, here it is hours later and I’m just now¬†getting … Continue reading

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Sisterchicks Stories

At the library a week or so ago I came across a series of books written by Robin Jones Gunn. In each one a pair of Sisterchicks (different pair in each book) set off for some kind of adventure. In … Continue reading

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Good Customer Service

Sunday I stopped at the Borders store on my way home from church. I had $5 in Borders Bucks and a coupon for 50% off a second item. I had seen an item that I thought might be a good … Continue reading

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