Monthly Archives: March 2011

a visit from Lucy

Lucy came for a visit this weekend with her dad. Mom and Phoebe were some place else. The plan, I gather, was to visit Grandma and then get some fast food and visit the hardware store, hardly a favorite place … Continue reading

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I know I’ve been lucky

I have been reading of earth quake stories on various blogs. I have seen the pictures of Japan, the tsunami rolling over and entire village sending cars and houses tumbling like toy villages . I watch the news of the … Continue reading

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watermelons

I signed up for a block of the month kit from my favorite quilt shop. For the last nine months a package has arrived with a pattern, fabric and directions.  The blocks are floral, representing the flowers that grow in … Continue reading

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even exchange

I had a phone call from a friend in Rhode Island last night.We are both older than dirt. We both once lived on the Cape and met through a quilt guild. The quilt guild met once a month farther out … Continue reading

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“older than dirt”

I got this in an email the other day: Someone asked the other day, “What was your favorite fast food when you were growing up?” “We didn’t have fast food when I was growing up,” I informed him. “All the … Continue reading

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saturdays

Saturdays are often the best day of the week. No meetings, no schedule, no lesson plans..because I no longer spend my week days at school. I haven’t for the last 18 years. Saturday is the day I often have lunch … Continue reading

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