Monthly Archives: March 2012

Now she’s 11…

My tiny child with the round face and little straight bob with bangs just turned 11. Living with her in recent weeks has been as if her spirit suddenly decided to plug into the pre-teen ethernet that winds itself at … Continue reading

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Repair or buy new?

A recent post on one of my favorite personal finance blogs, First Generation American, was about getting things repaired rather than buying new. It made me think about a pair of boots I recently had repaired. They are lovely shearling … Continue reading

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Fabulous blogs that I love to read…

It may be abundantly clear that I am somewhat technologically challenged. Or perhaps it’s better to admit that I’m old and grey enough to not care about jumping on the next bandwagon. Really, there are only so many things to … Continue reading

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