Monthly Archives: December 2020

“New” Wine Fridge

This item is new to us.  A woman in the next town over put up a “For Sale” ad on Nextdoor, for a used wine fridge.  Turns out she and her husband said “we’ll take it” when some friends of … Continue reading

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Another Great Neighbor

Today, a couple from diagonally across the street came by to drop off a huge tray of Christmas cookies.  Ever since we met them three years ago at another neighbor’s Christmas party, they’ve been dropping of Christmas cookies for us.  … Continue reading

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Great Neighbor

We went to visit my mother last weekend.  While we were packing up quarts of my homemade beef stew and coconut carrot ginger soup for her, our dog alerted us to some strange activity outside.  I looked out a window … Continue reading

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Bitchy Neighbor

This woman in in my Nextdoor “neighborhood,” which comprises a few square miles.  We got a snow dump of less than a foot — maybe 9″.  So, the township guys were out plowing overnight Wed.-Thu.  Anyway, the lady logged into … Continue reading

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Heading into Christmas

Because of COVID19, our neighbors across the street are not hosting their Christmas party this year, but they did decorate.  Nothing like the guy down the street, though, who lights up the whole neighborhood.  I do some decoration, but I … Continue reading

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More Snow on the Way

This time, we’re supposed to get a good 18″ dump tomorrow, although I’m skeptical.  It’s still sunny-overcast.  Just in case, we’re going to make chicken divan for dinner tonight, and Swiss steak for dinner tomorrow.  They’re both good dishes for … Continue reading

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Let it Snow!

It’s snowing pretty hard outside.  I like it.  If it’s going to be cold, it might as well snow.  Sure, it’s a pain having to dig out the vehicles to go run errands, ans plow the driveway, but it’s a … Continue reading

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Nailed the Dinners

Aside from the spicy turkey curry I made this evening to mask the taste of the dark meat, which, thankfully, was all we had left of the bird, the previous two casseroles I made from leftovers were good.  Brought mom … Continue reading

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Cell Phone and Freakout

No, not our cell phones.  Within 30 minutes this afternoon my mom called me three times, freaking out about getting double billed for her cell phone service.  After listening to her for for several minutes, it was obvious what she … Continue reading

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