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life in Richmond


We arrived here in Richmond May 30'ish 2016.   I recall people talking about the heat, and the humidity. I was incredulous…what were these people talking about?   Currently, here in RVA Well we've been here a year now, and … Continue reading

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and the rain exploded with a mighty crash…

I can remember being at activities and events and if it started to rain people would scramble to get home because they had left doors or windows open. Tom and I never had to worry about that. Our house in … Continue reading

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my first GRTC ride

I took my first trip on the GRTC yesterday. GRTC = Greater Richmond Transit Company, or aka, the city bus. When we first got to Merida I used the city buses alot, then after a few years I got a … Continue reading

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ah, the garden

Many of you may remember my Merida garden – This is how it looked when we bought the place – During the first few years I made a deal with myself to once a day fill one cubeta (5 gallon … Continue reading

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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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