Monthly Archives: October 2007

Back When Grandpa was a Boy

During some of my visits with Dad, he would talk a lot about his growing up days in Guthrie OK. Although he seemed to have felt misunderstood, and went on to a different kind of life than his family’s, he … Continue reading

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San Diego Fires

We have so much family in that area. Scott’s sister and her family have had to evacuate. His mom and stepdad are packed and ready to evacuate. I’m not sure about other extended family. I’ve been anxious all day…it seems … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer

Our new vicar is at a preaching conference in Lexington this weekend so we had a simpler service this morning, just what they call “Morning Prayer”. Without a properly ordained person, we can’t have the normal service with communion. That … Continue reading

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Breaking Up is Easy to Do

If you’ve followed Nickel Creek’s career at all, you might be interested in reading this article that was in the Lexington paper: After the band wraps up the final tour (at the end of next month) there will still … Continue reading

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Sesame Street in the Glory Days

This clip is so sweet–it has Big Bird and Buffy Saint Marie discussing how she feeds her little baby.

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Hurray for Food Giant!

I like shopping at my local grocery store as much as possible instead of shopping at Walmart and Kroger. Food Giant is “employee owned” (whatever that means) and relatively local. It is on this end of town.   The furthest parking … Continue reading

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Chicken and Basil Fried Rice–Encore, encore!

I made the meal again last night, but this time I had oyster sauce and bell pepper and cucumber and cilantro…. And we all agreed, it was wonderful, and even better than last time. Also my mom, who is now … Continue reading

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