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Perhaps that title doesn’t make very much sense.  I was referring to the busyness going on as this year reaches its height of Fall.  I have had quite a few blog posts in mind, but I have delayed posting them deliberately.  I’m considering saving my

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I am generally not content with a blog post unless it describes every detail which I intend to convey to the utmost of credit. So – we finally have an updated HomeschoolBlogger.  It seems to have learned a thing or two about detail from HomesteadBlogger.  I believe

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Once again we have experienced the breaking of the fellowship.  The Thanksgiving Visit – The Grand Highlight of the year – has been ended.  All the times past of counting down days and preparing the house and the feast with the most satisfying of anticipations

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It is the season for cold weather.  It has been freezing.  I hope that it stays that way!  Now we can enjoy pleasant fires in the fireplaces.  Summer was nice enough while it lasted, but I think that the time is nigh for cold weather

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We have had a series of surprising events lately.   Mitzi, much to the family’s astonishment, had a little tom kitten the other morning in the kennel.  That was not supposed to happen.  She was not supposed to have a third litter of kittens.  She was scheduled

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Complacency is really a most intriguing word, as it brings to light both pride and humility in one breath. My siblings and I are fortunate in so many ways. We have never been forced to sit in a bland classroom for hours on end. We

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Recently (finally) the county paved our road. Now it is nice, smooth and black. I took a trip down the updated road for the first time on the last day of August – and it was an amusingly eventful trip at that. We have some

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“This is the best day of my life,” my little sister Abigail once announced at supper one evening years ago. What was so wonderful about that time? We were eating spaghetti, for one thing – Abby’s favorite food. She was around 6 years old at

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Yes, that’s just about the only word floating around in my head right now. We have been so busy – but over all I think that it has been quite fun. I did manage to find time to put a slideshow on my blog, however

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