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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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Magic the Gathering

A few weeks ago a chatty Private had asked my husband if he’d heard of a card game called Magic. My husband had started laughing. These kids were naught but toddlers when my husband was an avid Magic collector. When … Continue reading

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Updating Pots

A friend of mine is moving soon and she gave me a few pots. They were cracked and the paint had seen better days but it was nothing a little TLC couldn’t fix. First thing first they needed holes for … Continue reading

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Legotastic!

It was exhausting! My son wanted to go to Legoland for his tenth birthday. Tenth birthdays are big in the US Military. It’s the age you get your first dependent ID. When you turn ten you are now responsible for … Continue reading

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My ‘New’ Pots

As I said before in my family reusing items isn’t about saving the environment or conserving or any other fad that’s currently going around. It’s about saving money. The Earth will take care of itself. It’s human egotism that makes … Continue reading

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Hiking… Again

I gave in. I let my knee rest a few weeks and went out again. My husband and dog found a new area that’s less crowded and flatter; blissfully flatter. My son even learned to be a bit quieter; minus … Continue reading

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Maybe I Should Stop Hiking?

As much as I love hiking my knees don’t love it in return. Maybe it’s the trails? More likely it’s the fact that my right knee cap no longer tracks correctly causing fluid buildup and intense pain. But we can … Continue reading

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Cyphering

So I was rereading one of my favorite fanfics while I was sick. While reading the part about the main character having to decipher some papers to find where the kidnapped girl was I got an idea. Why not look … Continue reading

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Family Time

I’m so proud of him my son helped me recover our kitchen chairs. He made the project go a lot faster than normal.           Every couple of years I recover my kitchen chairs. These things are … Continue reading

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