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SOC Sunday: Crossing Paths

Sadly, Fadra at All Things Fadra has decided to discontinue her Stream of Consciousness Sunday so she can concentrate a bit more on the ideas she has for the future of her blog and writing in general.  I am sad to see it go but I might continue it here …

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The Farmer Does What?!

The farmer in the dell The farmer in the dell Did you ever play this when you were a kid?  It is one of those “I hope I get picked!” games that seem to work so well at fashioning a kid’s self worth. Hi-ho, the derry-o What is a derry-o? …

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No Need for Actual Sentences Tonight

When you read this it will probably be 90+ degrees out and enough humidity to make my eyelashes frizz. But tonight… These are the words I think about as I sit out on the patio at 8:30pm with 0% humidity and 79 degree loveliness. Gauzy, wispy, watercolor skies, breeze tossed, …

Sorry basil! It was for a good cause.

The Power of Pesto

I had a very long day.  It began at 5:45am.  I walked the doggies very early because a certain dog required a vet visit.  G-dog decided to freak us out by having a lump under her right armpit.  (Dogs have armpits, right?)  She’s fine.  It’s a fatty tumor which if …

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My Life In Food

Before I start the timer on SOC Sunday a la All Things Fadra let’s just say this is probably not the best day to discuss my life story as suggested by the writing prompt.  My thighs are killing me from the trail ride I did on Saturday morning, my tummy …