Just Life

Getting From February to April

Hello, hello my friend, Winter is long here just a scooch north of the 45th parallel.  Even though daylight savings time means we aren’t getting up in the pitch dark anymore, it still feels like daylight is a precious commodity.  Several people I know struggle with S.A.D. (Seasonal Affective Disorder). This time of year, it’s […]

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Cozy Happy Spaces

Hello there, I’m not sure what the weather has been like in your corner of the world but it’s been a bit batty around here.  The old expression ‘If you don’t like the weather, wait five minutes it will change.’ has been the honest truth.  From bitter cold to rainy and warm we’ve seen the […]

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Bookworm Life

The Unread Shelf Project 2018

When a friend pointed me in the direction of The Unread Shelf Project, I immediately knew it was for me.  It’s really a very simple thing, you commit this year to reading books you already own that you haven’t read yet.  Sounds obvious doesn’t it, why in the world would anyone need a “project” to […]

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Read More Books

Warm greetings my friend, February is upon us and the warmer weather is just around the corner.  Okay maybe not around the corner but a girl has to dream doesn’t she?  One of my friends keeps a countdown to spring on Facebook and I love to see those numbers dropping.  I hope this note finds […]

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Aiming High; The Dance of Goal Setting

Hello Friend, Here we are already one month into 2018.  Sometimes the days pass slowly but the months seem to fly by, don’t they?  Now that we are a month in, it seems to safe to talk about our aspirations for 2018 without the pressure of the dreaded new year resolutions hanging over us.  Isn’t […]

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Back in the Saddle Again

  I feel as though it’s been forever since we chatted and I have missed it.  I must apologize that I have neglected our correspondence, the sad thing is that there really isn’t a good reason for it.  Last fall was a little rough for my Sweetie and I, it was the five year anniversary […]

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Home Life | Organized Life

October Deadline Has Arrived

Hello my friend, It feels like forever since we’ve spoken. Now here we are another October has come around bringing with it another Thanksgiving. Loads of food and laughter shared with family and friends, we truly have much to give thanks for. I hope you had a lovely holiday surrounded by people you enjoy. We […]

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Embracing The Autumn Splendour

Dear Friend, I hope this note finds you happy and well.  The weather here has been amazing for September! I have loved every minute of the extension of summer, but this morning when I awoke it was suddenly fall.  I love living some place where the seasons show a clear change.  As much as I […]

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It’s No Secret, I Love To Thrift Shop

Dear Friend, It’s no secret among my family members and close friends, I love to thrift shop. I’ve been doing it since I was a teenager. There is something exciting about entering a thrift store.   You truly never know what you will find, sometimes it’s something hilarious, sometimes it’s exactly what you were looking […]

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