Friday’s Odds and Ends

Posted by mcm0704 on September 18, 2015 |

I found these mushrooms growing by an old stump in my back pasture and thought they were very pretty. With the sun shining on them, it looked as if they had been gilded. I wish I could have captured that shimmer of gold, but pictures I take with my phone never look exactly like the […]

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The Skinny on Weight Loss

Posted by mcm0704 on June 5, 2015 |

According to a couple of articles I read in The Dallas Morning News this week, we have been approaching the problem of obesity the wrong way, especially here in the U.S. The dramatic rise in obesity and type 2 diabetes in children and adults has most recently been tied to our sedentary lifestyle. So the […]

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Friday’s Odds and Ends

Posted by mcm0704 on January 16, 2015 |

Another week has whizzed by. I was busy all week preparing for the big garage sale at the Winnsboro Center For the Arts, which didn’t leave much time for writing, but I did get a few thousand words done on my current work in progress. How was your week? I hope it was productive and, […]

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A to Z Challnge – W is for Where?

Posted by mcm0704 on April 26, 2013 |

As in, “where is my computer?” My PC started making a lot of noise yesterday,  right when I was about to get started on my 1000 words for the day on my new book. Isn’t that always the way? The noise, as I explained to my son who is a computer techie, not a theatre […]

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Friday’s Odds and Ends

Posted by mcm0704 on March 8, 2013 |

Here’s some recent news regarding the Keystone XL Pipeline. Twenty-eight Vermont towns added their voices this week to the chorus of national and international; opposition to tar sands expansion by passing “tar sands free” and related tar sands resolutions in the past two days. This recent batch of local resolutions brings the total number to […]

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Just for Fun

Posted by mcm0704 on November 2, 2012 |

You know how much I enjoy reading the comic strips in the newspaper. Part of the reason is just the pure fun, but there is always a bit of truth in them, too. This one from One Big Happy resonated with me and my hubby. Ruthie is watching TV with her grandfather and he says, […]

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