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1 Hole in the Ceiling + 1 Cast = 2 Ceiling Speakers

Since we got home a couple of weeks ago from our trip to Hollywood (that’s Florida, not California), I’ve begun tackling unpacking boxes in a new area, the garage. It’s so crowded that Jim can’t get to his workbench and … Continue reading

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Oreo Mid-Stretch – Wordless Wednesday #10

Is it just me, or does Oreo do a pretty good imitation of roadkill?

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W-A-L-L-P-A-P-E-R (A Dirty Word at Our House) – Part II

(For Part I of this story, click here.) I was disappointed at the lack of choices on the Home Depot shelves – however, one product did catch my eye: (Photo Source) It was still DIF, the brand I had used … Continue reading

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W-A-L-L-P-A-P-E-R (A Dirty Word at Our House) – Part I

Let me tell you something about wallpaper…I hate it. In the course of my adult life, I have installed wallpaper, removed wallpaper, repaired wallpaper, and painted over wallpaper. I have decided that never, EVER again will we have a house … Continue reading

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This IS Your Mother’s Dairy Queen (Maybe Even Your Grandmother’s)

Two hours of physical therapy on Monday left K. in intense need of a treat – her special request was a Blizzard from Dairy Queen, so we plugged “Dairy Queen” into our Garmin, Lolita. Yes, we have a name for … Continue reading

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The View From Our Room – Wordless Wednesday #9


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Hollywood, Here We Come!

Just arrived in Hollywood (Florida, that is) this evening for another week of Schroth-based physical therapy. We’re staying at the same place as last time, only I dawdled around making reservations and there was only an oceanview room left – … Continue reading

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Schroth Wall Bars in the House!

Update 10/3/13: I recently came across a source from which to order wall bars – check out this link! 3B Scientific Eucalyptus Wood Stall Bar I participate in the Amazon Affiliate program, which means I get paid when people link … Continue reading

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Dog Days

We are in the dog days of summer – even stepping outside the door in the early morning hours is oppressive. For a menopausal woman who feels like a radiator herself about half the time, this is just a yucky … Continue reading

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Interim Kitchen (aka Who Needs to Cook, Anyway?)

We’re living with what I call an “interim kitchen” – we’re not ready to renovate it yet, but the previous owner stripped a lot of the appliances, so it’s not a functional kitchen.  Here’s a little tour of what we’re … Continue reading

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