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In Memorium

I Visist Your Grave Many times I visit your grave, but I do not go where the inscribed stone lies in the grass or the snow. I visit your grave when Western music brings memories of by-gone days. When at … Continue reading

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Meeting My First Neighbor

City pick-up services (trash and recycling) are performed in my neighborhood every Monday.  You roll your two containers out to the street on Sunday night and the first one is emptied bright and early in the morning.  The other container is … Continue reading

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House Hunting and Beyond

Late last spring, while I was living with Aaron, Alicia and John, Aaron and Alicia started talking about selling their house and building another one in a different area.  Even though they have a super house, they wanted an additional … Continue reading

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Truly Different Cupcakes

When I first moved to rural Cedar County with my little family in 1977, I was introduced to a neighbor woman who would remain my friend for many years.  Her name was Dorothy.  Her husband’s name was Hib (short for … Continue reading

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Homemade Cajun Seasoning

If you like Cajun flavor, you should try making your own Cajun seasoning.  If you’re not familiar with Cajun, why not give it a try?  As with other homemade seasonings, the recipe can be adjusted to suit your own preferences.  I … Continue reading

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Homemade Taco Seasoning

It’s so much more economical to put together your own seasonings, especially if you use alot of them.  You can also adjust the amount of one or more of the spices to suit your individual taste.  Tacos are always welcomed by … Continue reading

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The Games People Play

Aaron, Alicia, John and I play the card game Hearts.  We usually play on nights when no one has to get up early in the morning and go to work or school.  Aaron and John have jobs and Alicia has … Continue reading

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