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Interests: dinners out, books, family and friends, journals, beach cottages in summer, mountain cabins in winter, solitude....
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Guess where I am this weekend? MAINE! Staying with my grandson and granddog at my daughter's house, where we are building my forever home, while she is off on a hike in memory of a friend. I keep going into my space...it's just the shell at the moment...and mentally placing... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2016 at Maine-ly Retired: A Bohemian Rhapsody
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One of the things I keep hearing about retirement is that I'll now have time to "relax". At first, it sounded idyllic. Lounge around without a care, take naps, drive country roads...just "be". Well, I don't know how to relax. I don't want to relax. I'll have plenty of time... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2016 at Maine-ly Retired: A Bohemian Rhapsody
About a year ago to the day, I was wandering around a local organic market when I saw a shadow swoop by my right side. The store is housed in what appears to be an old barn, so it has high beamed ceilings. I thought a bird had made its... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2016 at Maine-ly Retired: A Bohemian Rhapsody
Time flies. Life goes by in the blink of an eye. Youth is wasted on the young. There are countless aphorisms defining the span of a life. People rarely pay attention of the passage of time until they are faced with old age...then they wonder where it all went. A... Continue reading
I'll be driving to my forever home later this morning. I'm looking forward to seeing my daughter and grandkids...it's been a few weeks since I was last there. I'll also be meeting with the contractor to discuss the interior of my apartment finally. I'm always excited to talk about that!... Continue reading
Google tells me that the state of Maine is 30,862 square feet. In the 2014 census, it housed 1.33 million people. In all of the state of Maine, there are 8 people who know me. An old school friend, the sister of one of my Massachusetts friends, my former son-in-law... Continue reading
As with most of us, I carry a handful of titles. Mom, daughter, divorcee, niece, sister, aunt, friend. Even in my work life, I was a waitress, factory worker, teacher, secretary, medical products buyer. Always a ready answer to "who am I"? In 6 months, I'll be trying out a... Continue reading
Bleeding for: the body I had in my youth when I could wear anything and look great. My lift list: a stack of books to be read, making jewelry, chatting with family and friends, a good cup of coffee, a cross stitch project and Bella curling up on the arm of the sofa with her head on my shoulder.
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Mar 15, 2010
Beautiful collage card, beautiful bride! I miss all of my ancestors a lot...
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Gorgeous, Fran... I'm so jealous of you 70 degree day. It's been snowing here since dawn.
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Wow, Loretta... we had a series of t-storms, but nothing of biblical proportions like this. Glad all is well.
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