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Lesson 1216 – Using a spoon

We got another 4 inches of snow last night, flurries are expected this afternoon, and there’s another big storm heading our way for Sunday.

This is our poor dog,  Pippin’s run – at this point, it’s kind of like holding the ocean back with a spoon.




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Lesson 1213 – Getting so very close to that straw

To close up the broken tooth saga – I was able to see my dentist in the afternoon after I had taught my class. A root canal and a temporary crown later (and my pocketbook being a few pennies lighter) this is what I have:


You see? All’s well that ends well. Now I have to prepare myself for the dental hell called – root planing and scaling – I have purposefully not asked a lot of questions about that procedure. Sometimes ignorance is bliss.

Speaking of another kind of hell – we had more snow this weekend.

There is a front porch under all this snow:


Even when you shovel, it’s not much better: Continue reading

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