Tag Archives: United States

A Leaf Falls To The Ground Outside My Window – Look! D&D!

The leaves are beginning to turn here in Lexington.  The trees are still mostly green, though, and there is still summer heat, but it’s different.  There is a definitive feeling of its fading in the not-so-distant future.  For the first … Continue reading

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A Soggy Fourth Of July 2016

Yesterday was a fabulous day.  The Husband and I went out on a date, just the two of us after he was finally able to wake up.  Plans for going to church fell through at 8:06 AM yesterday morning because … Continue reading

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Trying To Settle

Settle23.  to become calm or composed (often followed by down): I’ll wait until the class settles before starting the lesson.  (http://www.dictionary.com/browse/settle?s=t) Today found me smiling, singing as I swept the floors from my wheelchair, and contemplating other projects I could … Continue reading

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A Weekend Breather

The weekend just past was one of the best weekends Carlos and I have had in a while.  We went to Louisville, which is about an hour away, for a cousin reunion on his side of the family.  The hotel … Continue reading

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With Windows and Doors Open

  Getting used to all of the changes in my world, i.e. moving from house to the apartment, having a serious arthritis flair and a new puppy has made settling in for summer rather surreal.  I am not used to … Continue reading

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Having Willie around had begun to pay off as far as movement is concerned:  I am really moving A LOT!  The movement is more than I have had to do in a very long time, so there are some days … Continue reading

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In all sincerity, HOO! RAH!

I love and admire our military men and women.  It was my dream as a little girl to be in the armed forces.  My Dad was in the Army during World War II, along with his brother, Ova.  A Marine.  … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

Have a safe and wondrous day to all of those who are welcoming the first weekend of summer as they remember the fallen heroes of our country.  To all the military men and women past and present:  Thank you for … Continue reading

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This is a Ranting Sort of Day

The weather sucks.  The judge made a ruling on our house at 11:30 AM and I have to call about it around one o’clock because the weather sucks we didn’t get to go to court, but I did get to … Continue reading

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Think?

Have actually gotten myself a Twitter account now at the urging of a friend.  You can follow me if you choose @henriettahandy.  It is strange being so out there in the world and yet so in here on the inside most of the … Continue reading

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