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Button Sunday

Last year when Rescued Pets Movement participated in Best Friends Animal Society’s Strut Your Mutt fundraiser, RPM raised $108,000, the most money ever raised by a single group in a strut event since its inception. This year RPM’s goal is … Continue reading

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Button Sunday

I am stunned these never appeared in my post office box or a Christmas stocking. Opportunity: MISSED.* *You know who you are.

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Photo Friday, No. 450

Current Photo Friday theme: Road Trip I do have photos from road trips, but I’m dedicating this Photo Friday to Linda (Raven Moore) Gentile, one of the loveliest people I never met. I first became acquainted with Linda through mutual … Continue reading

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Whimsy and the spin cycle

Over the last year, I’ve done a LOT of laundry. So when we moved into Houndstooth Hall and I began unpacking boxes and finding things I hadn’t seen in a while, I decided to create a fun wall in the … Continue reading

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Photo Friday, No. 445

Current Photo Friday theme: Moving Last week on the day of Rescued Pets Movement’s ribbon cutting for their new clinic, we received an early visit from Clutch the bear, the Houston Rockets’ mascot. He was SO MUCH FUN! Along with … Continue reading

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a tradition continues

The last couple of weeks have been cuh-razeee. But as I do every year on April 28, I baked a cake in honor of my late friend Steve R’s birthday. We’re just all so busy that we didn’t have time … Continue reading

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Button Sunday

I recently read Daphne du Maurier and Her Sisters: The Hidden Lives of Piffy, Bird and Bing by Jane Dunn, and though plenty of the details of the sisters’ lives were fascinating, what struck me was that almost every page … Continue reading

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Quiet Corner

Other than when it was full of boxes as we were moving in, I didn’t take “before” photos of a quiet little corner in the library of the wall opposite the fireplace. It’s nestled just outside the kitchen, and I’m … Continue reading

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For Timmy, because it’s still your birthday month

I think of this shelf on my new built-ins as the Timmy Shelf. Not only are these children’s books (one of them a childhood favorite that you helped me find!), but a collection of some of my eggs sits next … Continue reading

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Noooooooo!

Just when you think you’re safe, you open another box and find this: See previous post.

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