Monthly Archives: August 2012

It’s Back to School Time

It’s almost September. It’s almost back to school. Do you remember the feeling as a student as the return to school approached? Anticipation? Excitement? Anxiety? For most of my adult life September left me longing to be back in the … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea and the Perfect Cuppa

Last week my good friend’s mother turned 80. Her family had a week of celebrations planned. One of the special events was an afternoon tea with many of the birthday girl’s friends. When I heard I about the tea I … Continue reading

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When Does It Stop Being Cute?

For the second summer we have a fox family leaving on our property. In the spring the pups are such a delight to watch. They’re curious and adventurous. Two weeks ago we discovered this new development. Fox prints on the … Continue reading

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A couple of weeks ago I phoned a cousin in England. His wife answered the phone and told me they were in the midst of a birthday celebration sleepover for their fifteen year old daughter. Fifteen girls. I jokingly said … Continue reading

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