Category Archives: General Ramblings

Working on Thanksgiving

Last year I posted the following after seeing everyone complain about people being forced to work holidays. Luckily this year I haven’t seen it as much. I decided, however, to go ahead and repost it. The points are still valid … Continue reading

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Health and Doctors

Sadly one place we wanted to go before we headed home we didn’t get to make. We had booked a cabin at Lake Roper for a few days but had to cancel. None of us were happy about this. Since … Continue reading

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Pima Air and Space Museum

This was a hot activity in summer. Very hot. But it was also very neat! This place has acres of planes on display plus several buildings with more planes. (images are copyrighted) Yeah, the ground was that dry.  

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Tucson’s Reid Park Zoo

We only stayed a few days or hours in each spot depending on how far the drive was from where we were staying. This involved a lot of driving but we were able to hit a lot places in a … Continue reading

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Fort Huachuca, AZ

Of course we couldn’t go to Tombstone without visiting our old haunting grounds on Fort Huachuca. Talk about a small base! I think you can sneeze and have it shoot you from one end of the base to the other. … Continue reading

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Tombstone, Arizona

We have been super busy! I can’t seem to find time to breath much less get stuff done. My husband was able to take leave this summer, though it was a near thing; we didn’t find out it was approved … Continue reading

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Copyright Infringement?

Recently Smashwords joined up with Scribd. Scribd then offered all the Smashword authors a chance to get a year free subscription. As an avid reader I jumped at the opportunity. I could use it for leisure and homeschooling. I’d already … Continue reading

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“New” Area Rug

My area rug is ancient. It’s nearly 10 years old. It’s also really functional. I bought an outdoor/indoor rug that I’ve used to the point that some of the bamboo slats recently broke off. I wasn’t however ready to toss … Continue reading

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Lavender Potatoes

I can’t keep these on the table! A while back I bought some lavender with the vague idea that you can cook with it. I had thought I already posted this recipe but I can’t find it. Of course, as … Continue reading

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Nate Art

Yet more pottery done by my kid. He even figured out the pottery wheel this time! I’m told it’s a dragon. Apparently the dragon lives in the above bowl.  

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