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My Bujo (Bullet Journal)

I love my Bul­let Jour­nal and I have my friend, Kristie, to blame. (I can actu­al­ly blame her for a few things…). And I can be blamed for get­ting a few of my friends hooked. But I’ve had a few … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Yes, Numbers have a Gender…

I recent­ly read a blog post where the author talked about how num­bers were alive for her. Each had a gen­der and a rela­tion­ship and were a fam­i­ly and had cer­tain behav­iors. That made me recall how I per­ceived things … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Like Father, Like Son

This past week I got to cre­ate a hal­loween cos­tume for my 6 year old. He want­ed to be Opti­mus Prime. Amy was able to get a mask at work pet­ty cheap, but no cos­tume for the rest of it. So … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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A Study in White

I have a pet peeve about my clothes. I like them to stay in great con­di­tion so that they last. Whites are the tough­est thing to keep clean. Add hard water to your water sys­tem makes it hard­er and now … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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My latest projects

I have been avid­ly knit­ting for about a year now…and I love it! It is so fun dis­cov­er­ing new pat­terns, deci­pher­ing them and pick­ing the yarn to use and mak­ing some­thing use­able or fun. My lat­est projects have been knit­ted “Mon­sters” … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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My Name is Bert…and I am a Cord Cutter

Not many peo­ple know that Amy and I are “cord cut­ters”. My father and I had this con­ver­sa­tion last night and a friend of mine just post­ed a sur­vey on face­book whether to get cable or dish.

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And it Burns, Burns, Burns.…

So I real­ized recent­ly that I nev­er made a blog post about the fire that hap­pened behind our house. Mobile home fires are com­mon, but this was the first time it was so very close to us…and the first time … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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And then, THAT happened…

Tonight I blacked out and fell. Only the sec­ond time in my life. First time was after my wis­dom teeth surgery and I smacked my jaw on the bath­room counter on my way down. Tonight was also in the bath­room … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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99 Things

I saw this over at a blog that my friend from school hosts (which is always an inter­est­ing read, since she lives in the Mar­shall Islands! And her daugh­ter is just too cute for words, always look­ing for­ward to see­ing … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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You Gain when you Lose

So, I’ve noticed some­thing with Amy’s and my weight loss. We’ve become clos­er. (Not that we weren’t close before.) I don’t know if its because we are doing this togeth­er, or if there is some­thing else going on, but we … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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