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Reluctantly Putting It All Away At The End of Summer
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Reluctantly Putting It All Away At The End of Summer

It’s over. The fat lady has sung. The dust has most definitely settled. The summer is over. Summertime is a memory now, fading slowly in the dying sunlight. School is on again and the associated paperwork is already taking over every flat surface of my home. The furniture in the […]

The Heavy Lifting of Fall Cleaning
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The Heavy Lifting of Fall Cleaning

When you’ve got no central air conditioning, you end up leaning on your ceiling fans heavily – heavy leaning like an awkward kid in 1989 holding up the wall at his first (and every other) high school dance. That kid may or may not be me. Moving on… Because I […]

5 Products Ready For A Pumpkin Spice Makeover
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5 Products Ready For A Pumpkin Spice Makeover

Along with the start of ‘Which NFL football players are heading to jail before the start of the season’ season, ‘Buying 128 glue sticks for back to school’ season, and ‘Halloween costume pop-up shops appearing in previously abandoned suburban strip mall retail spaces’ season, the ‘Flavor everything pumpkin’ season has […]

Waning Light
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Waning Light

In time, it’ll be gone. But that’s okay. It’ll be back. It’s a wish carried away. Cereal in the bowl. The croak of a frog. A kiss blown from across the room. So I will shut the door. So I will pull down the windows. The final gasp of air. […]

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