Category Archives: Thoughts and Musings

Posts about things that are on my mind.

A Rediscovered Recipe

There was this Chicken and Rice dish that Rob and I used to really enjoy. It was a Campbell’s Supper Bake thing that came in a box. All you had to do was add some chicken breast, throw everything into … Continue reading

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The Reader that I Am Today

I recently came across this video from Scholastic Book Clubs and I have to say that I love the idea of taking a moment to recognize and share those formative books that made each of us all the readers that … Continue reading

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What else could I possibly need?

Tonight in sign language class, we learned the signs for: knit, read, book, play board games, photography, watch TV, go to the movies and Pepsi. I am not sure I need to know anything else. With the exception of making … Continue reading

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Unexpectantly Fun

Someone on the block is having a party and is blasting their music pretty loud. I’d be annoyed if it weren’t for the fact that the DJ is excellent so I am grooving around my living room instead!

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How Long Can I Tread Water?

The other day, Rob was sawing something for some project he was putting together and I swear the sound he was making sounded just like the “vrooba, vrooba” sound that Bill Cosby had in his famous Noah routine. So I … Continue reading

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Two great articles

And just for those of you who might be a little tired of the new all beads, all the time trend that Celtic Knits has taken lately, I have these two articles to share that I thought were pretty cool. … Continue reading

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What Grown-Ups Can Learn From Kids’ Books – The Atlantic

A great article: What Grown-Ups Can Learn From Kids’ Books – The Atlantic.

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Drive-By Thoughts and Musings

 Sorry I haven’t been posting all that much lately (other than pics of finished beading projects). My life has been an odd combination of being rather busy but being busy with boring stuff that doesn’t really lend itself to good … Continue reading

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Random Melville Reference

I am having what I call a Bartleby kind of day. There is a bunch of things I should do but at the end of the day, I just prefer not to. Ah humanity!!!

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The Emotional Toll of Sharing Books.

Recently my aunt had to go in for surgery and was looking for book recommendations so she could have something good to read while recovering. When she asked me, I gave her a long list of some of my favorite … Continue reading

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