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Coronavirus Lockdown-Day 36

I think it’s Tuesday but can’t be sure without looking at the calendar. The day began with one eye open and thoughts of coffee.   Since this is the way my days have started for so many years, I could almost … Continue reading

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The Puppy Chronicles-Some of Us

I mentioned in my last blog that some of us are adjusting to life in Poppyville. Me, I’m adjusting and laughing a lot. Dave is adjusting. Dallas the Dog, not so much. Our almost 10-year-old Border Collie/Golden Retriever mix is … Continue reading

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The RV Series- A little Wine and a little Whine.

Hey, remember me?   It’s been a while since we moved the RV for a fun trip so my writing went into hibernation.   It’s Spring-ish now in Las Vegas, and we’ve just returned from a week on the road.  The writer … Continue reading

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2019- The Year of Unpacking

Happy New Year friends. It’s hard to believe we are at the beginning of a brand new year.   For me, the past year feels like it passed in a blur even though it was filled with activity and adventures. I … Continue reading

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Tahoe Trip-Part Two-The Rest of the Story

Yesterday’s post was all about the run, which was the primary reason we traveled to Lake Tahoe but the family mini-vacation was the bonus. This is the rest of the story. Bella Box on Wheels did not get to go … Continue reading

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Tahoe Trip- Part One-Lessons We Learn From Our Children

“While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.” ― Angela Schwindt   We raise our children and hope they will be good human beings.  We do our best to teach … Continue reading

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The RV Series-Bella Comes Home

A little over three weeks ago, we dropped Bella Box on Wheels off at the Newmar factory in Nappanee Indiana for some warranty work and a little plastic surgery to fix an injury she received when she first came to … Continue reading

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A Dandelion in a Hurricane

It’s true the older we get, the faster time seems to go.   It’s hard to believe that February 1st was the one year anniversary of our retirement and we’ve been living full time in the RV for almost nine months. … Continue reading

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Catching up- Fever Christmas, Not My Dog and 2018?

WordPress keeps reminding me that I haven’t written anything for over a month.  I feel a little like the absent student who needs to turn in a months worth of homework I haven’t done. We all have those less than … Continue reading

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A Tidy Bundle of Grief and the Ermine Button

In June, just as we were starting our full-time RV life and journey across the country, my mother died. I wasn’t there. Because mom had been adamant that there be no formal funeral service, my sister and I  decided we’d … Continue reading

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