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13 Gardening Tips

Guess our trees (and the blueberry bushes) are in for a big surprise. Quite a few of them have started budding and it’s supposed to get down to freezing tonight. Not only that but the house has been invaded by Lady Bugs – at least the kitchen has. Haven’t a clue how they got into […]

Protect Yourself – ‘What a rapist looks for in a target’

. . Saw the following on Jerry’s Facebook page.  Some of it I’d read before – but some was new and made perfect sense.  If you’ve not read about keeping safe while out – in other words avoiding rape – the following may prove to be helpful.   The article was called  ‘Through a rapist’s eyes’  where a group […]

Breakfast Quesadillas

We took one of our shopping trips to Bryan-College Station earlier this week. It’s always an enjoyable trip. David and I don’t have any plans to move back to a city, but if we did, we’d seriously consider the BCS area. It was a typical shopping day – Sam’s, Harbor Freight, Hobby Lobby, etc. All […]

Super Bowl Snack Recipes

I’ve always enjoyed watching football. Guess that goes back to my childhood when I’d watch football on TV with my Dad. We’d spend Sunday afternoon watching the Cowboys and Tom Landry back in ‘the good old days’ – plus a few other teams who for the life of me I can’t remember right now. To […]