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March 6, 1957

From my great-grandmother’s journal:   Winnie left at 9:30 for home. It was cool, had on a spring (?wrap makes sense but it looks like vab or wot or wab?)  Hope she doesn’t get sick. Roger picking me up, will get a permanent tomorrow.  Mary says we are to have birthday cake tonight. Got 300 […]

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Three Links to make you think

Fascinating theater project- the debates between Trump and Hillary re-enacted, only the genders are  reversed: https://www.nyu.edu/about/news-publications/news/2017/march/trump-clinton-debates-gender-reversal.html It’s not the entire debates, just some sample pieces.  The results were fascinating, and not what those involved expected at all. Planned Parenthood has been lying and claiming abortion is only 3% of the services they provide. So Trump […]

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Computers and Living in the Philippines (and maybe elsewhere)

If you are moving overseas, go ahead and download and install any new programs you think you’re going to need.  In my case, I had my cherished old laptop that finally had everything just the way I wanted it and where I could find it and was everything I wanted, except the old and breaking […]

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The Boy Rejects a Compliment

“Your writing has improved quite a bit in the last few weeks,” I said. “No, it hasn’t,” he argued. “Oh, yes it has,” I insisted. And then he explained to me why I was so very, very wrong: “No, Mom, it’s just that I’ve had to write a lot more for school and for homeschool […]

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Mending Sheets

We bought the Cherub’s bed from a Korean family who were moving.  They brought their beds with them when they came here. The sheets were included. This is good, because as it turns out, most (not all, but most that we have seen) of the twin bed sheets here are not nearly so deep as the Korean […]

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