Birthday boy

31 July, 2013
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Well, guess who is 62? Happy happy birthday to the Thriller today. We have a busy day planned, and I will cook dinner for him tonight (he prefers my cooking to restaurant food — imagine that) before he watches the …

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Oh, my goodness.

30 July, 2013
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It’s been one of those 24-hour periods, when I question why such horrible things happen to good people. In the last day, I’ve been party to three terrible health issues involving people I love: one with a terrible seizure, a …

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Hmmm.

26 July, 2013
Rat Fink

Well, ya lives and ya learns. Wood quality matters, doesn’t it. The sideboard — an older piece of furniture, handed down to us — obviously had some better grain to it. It was relatively easy to strip and re-stain (although …

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