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A NEW NORMAL

Tweet This is a time that is new to us. Very few of us remember the Depression or WWII. Living with a siege mentality, with nowhere to go, nothing to do. We are frightened, stressed, and for many of us, … Continue reading

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THE TWENTY MINUTE TUTORIAL

Tweet   First of all, the dress code at our house, as I am sure it has at yours, been relaxed. My husband, now dubbed FLANNEL MAN, gets dressed later and later each day. The above is an actual representation … Continue reading

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STAY HOME

Tweet Yesterday I sanitized the house. I made an egg dish that I have never tried. I changed the bed, did some floor exercises, and binge listened to a podcast. I got bored, and this was just day one. Today, … Continue reading

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OUT OF STYLE

Tweet   I came across an article in my news feed that wasn’t about the coronavirus. It was about fading trends in home decor, and I felt obligated to share these things with you so you can rush right out and … Continue reading

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THE DOOMSDAY LIST

Tweet I did my Coronavirus shopping today. We are in the group considered “vulnerable,” so I had to get what we need to be able to stay inside for at least two weeks. THE LIST Hand sanitizer Toilet paper Kleenex … Continue reading

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A FOOL’S ERRAND, ETC.

Tweet Are they idioms? Figures of speech? Where did they come from? And yes, one can Google. But I prefer to speculate: Were people just lazy in the old days? Too somnolent to get their stuff done? So they hired … Continue reading

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NO NEWS IS GOOD NEWS

Tweet Things were getting way too depressing. Every ten minutes, someone in the government blew a whistle, quit a job, lied, called names, or committed an atrocious act. I checked Twitter and my news feed every ten or twenty minutes, … Continue reading

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NOT YET

Tweet How old do you have to be to say “the hell with it,” and just go to the grocery store without makeup? Despite the fact that without makeup, you look pasty faced and your eye bags command attention? What … Continue reading

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OLD AND NEW

Tweet On the left is the old. On the right is the new. City versus suburb. Historic house versus brand new apartment. I was ready to move. I have harbored an urban fantasy for years. Here is what I will … Continue reading

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