Author Archives: Jean

Why?

Sounds like a good reason to me. July 24, 2017  

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One More Thing I Won’t Try

Yep. As usual, DPLDT. I hope he wasn’t hurt. July 23, 2017  

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Mattresses

When Kaitlin and Torben were here they talked with Andy about his problem sleeping. So they asked how long it’s been since he bought a new mattress. Say what? We still have the ones we bought in Ithaca 50 years … Continue reading

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John McCain

McCain’s absence would also deprive the Senate of its moral conscience on many key issues…. —John McCain, Republican senator from Arizona, diagnosed with brain tumor The cancer is aggressive, but he’s a fighter. Fingers crossed because we need more people … Continue reading

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Power

Sigh! 🙁 July 20, 2017  

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It’s Not Just We Humans

It’s not just we humans who jump to conclusions. Over at Life at Golden Pines, Kim accidentally stepped on Todd’s foot. Sweet Kingston was unfortunate to be there too, so Todd attacked him, assuming it was Kingston’s fault. Have you … Continue reading

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Retirement

I’m not big on gloating, but I do celebrate my freedom to spend my time as I choose. July 18, 2017  

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July 9, 2017 Sunday Hike

Andy, Beate and Tim didn’t take a walk Sunday because the weather forecast said there was a good chance of rain. But they did take a nice walk to South Mountain in the Valles Caldera preserve the Sunday before. Beate … Continue reading

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The Mystery of the Plum Tree

Andy didn’t lose only the apricot tree this year, his plum tree also died. When Kaitlin and Torben were here around the Fourth of July they helped Andy dig it up to see why. Andy planted it several years ago, … Continue reading

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Apricot Trees

I agree with Earl on this one, it does matter when you plant trees. It’s best to plant apricots in winter or early spring so they have a chance to get established before the next winter comes. Not that it … Continue reading

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