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A Case of Mistaken Identity

Those younger than me likely don’t remember the older company home parties – the first ones to use the genious marketing strategy of selling items in private residences.  The names have changed, but they’re still around today because some good ideas last.  A hostess … Continue reading

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Before Hiring Someone to Start A Project

Owning three homes over the years and planning some extensive projects have put some experience behind me  and taught me some valuable things.   While I am by no means an expert on home owning or improvement, I humbly offer the … Continue reading

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Four Walls

When I was 12 years old, my childhood family moved from the house I had lived in since birth to a new house about three blocks away.    That’s me, helping my Dad shingle the roof of the new house. Even though … Continue reading

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In Technology’s Dust

I wrote this a couple of months ago. This is a time when I describe my productivity as a ticking time bomb, waiting to explode into oblivion. Mr. Legs said he thinks I’m working too hard on my projects. Indeed. I … Continue reading

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THE GARAGE – My House

I sure liked my house, but my house wasn’t loving me back. Something had to be done. With my physical abilities decreasing, the entrances, hallways and doorways were becoming obstacles for me; and certainly wouldn’t be workable long-term. My husband … Continue reading

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Transferring Movies from Video Tape to Computer

Another way to use my excess of time…. Technology creates an ever-present changing world.  Advances in electronics result in faster and better quality forms of recording history and entertainment, but leaves in its wake piles of useless machinery and the need … Continue reading

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