Category Archives: Thoughts and philosophy

More snow? Really?

They told us we might have snow but something within me said, « No! ». I was wrong. I woke up to see snow on the rooftops. I looked outside and it didn’t seem to be so much snow. I went out … Continue reading

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Monk Fruit Sweetener

My last doctor visit for a checkup included the usual banter between doctor and patient and somehow we came upon the discussion of Monk fruit sweetener. Both Mary Kay and I have what might be considered to be borderline high … Continue reading

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My hibiscus, plants, and my mom

I normally don’t have my hibiscus in the living room but I just don’t have the heart to put it down in the lower level where we cannot enjoy it. It suffered greatly this spring when I incorrectly put it … Continue reading

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Cold, cold, cold!

I know to expect the unexpected in the Chicago area weather-wise, but I must say that twenty degrees in early November is nonetheless almost shocking. On a quick side note, I haven’t been able to post photos with my daily … Continue reading

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The cold, grandkids, unanswered e-mails, and Dirilyte

It is a grandchildcare day and before going to pick up our charge, I walked the dog. It was in the twenties and a shock. Luckily, there was a clear blanket of snow on the roofs so I knew it … Continue reading

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