Category Archives: Everyday Life

year one

One year ago today we arrived at our house here in Richmond Virginia – that's after having lived nearly 11 years in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.   We actually left Mexico on 26 May; Tom, me, and three dogs – it … Continue reading

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did you know

that a 1950's toilet paper holder will hold a triple roll of tp, but will not roll with it? just sayin! end of discussion.

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soniccare found

you'll all be pleased to know I found my SonicCare toothbrush. I found the charger base and extra brush heads immediately, but couldn't locate the handle and brush end part. We looked everywhere, we knew it came in the car … Continue reading

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Our first Saturday

Tom hung my hammock. I have back and hip issues, sitting in a car for 7 days, and then lifting and carrying LOTS of boxes has not done me any favors. Under normal circumstances the borrowed air mattress would probably … Continue reading

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my ‘almost’ run in with the law!

Friday afternoon I had an appointment in Centro, near Santa Lucia park. I drove up, mostly because I am lazy and didn’t want to walk. I parked in a parking garage on 60 between 55 y 57. As I was … Continue reading

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New Years Traditions

I grew up just outside of Washington DC, in Fairfax County Virginia. My people are from North Carolina.  The only real New Years Tradition I recall is black eyed peas; and really only as black eyed peas cooked with onion, … Continue reading

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I’m in a Book Club

I’m in a Book Club.   I’ve never been in a Book Club before, unless you count being a member of GoodReads Today is the first meeting.  We, I like that, WE meet at local restaurant/bar, some come early for lunch … Continue reading

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