Category Archives: dogs

Attack of the Klutz

Some days…I am just a klutz. Seriously. Today, was one of those days…and every time I moved or tried to do anything…I spilled, knocked over, kicked, dropped, or in some other way…made a huge mess. By the time I thought … Continue reading

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Spring cleaning micro style!

When you live in a small space, it rapidly can become cramped, chaotic, and collect dirt.  Forget the vacuum and broom–the dirt is under, behind, between, and betwixt.  Dust collects, items can’t be found, and stuff…is everywhere! There is no … Continue reading

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Living small has its advantages.  Obviously, space to do things is not one of them.  Neither is storage space.  There isn’t enough room to swing a cat in here, but the cats can go on missions of mass destruction.  They … Continue reading

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Vicarious living

People are funny.  Or maybe, it’s like the song.  Beer is good, God is great, and people are crazy. Soap operas and reality television provide much entertainment in the United States.  The people who indulge the most are the ones … Continue reading

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Bureaucracy will make you nuts

Bureaucrazy is what it really SHOULD be called.  It seems the rules are made to confuse, not clarify.  We have been looking at property.  We’ve also discovered that merely buying it and trying to be environmentally responsible isn’t going to … Continue reading

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What makes a home?

What makes a home? It isn’t the bricks, mortar, sticks, or stones that create the structure.  In fact, home may not even be a structure of any permanence!  Home is a lot more, and a lot less, than the structure … Continue reading

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Going camping when you live camping

We’re planning our annual spring camping trip, a trip we take with a group the first weekend of March every year.  Somehow, it makes no sense for a couple who live in a travel trailer to go camping. We camp … Continue reading

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Home is where the heart is?

I think I’ve discovered something about myself.  It doesn’t matter how small or how poor it is, home is home. I just returned from visiting a relative, and they live in a very spacious 3 bedroom house and I greatly … Continue reading

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Warm weather, anti-bark collar, and seeds

Warmth has returned to the Gulf Coast.  I’m not sure what I think about that.  We went from freezing to needing the air conditioner, which is hardly fair!  Still, its nice to be outside when the no-see-um gnats aren’t dining … Continue reading

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The Stuff Wars

Some days, the Stuff is winning the war.  GM announced a few days ago that I was totally incapable of living “in a box” as he likes to put it.  Especially when he’s feeling frustrated and claustrophobic.  With our van … Continue reading

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