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Surviving the Party!

We have partially, if not fully, recovered from the graduation party that we hosted here at Willow Creek over Memorial Day Weekend!  The occasion was to celebrate Thing 1’s graduation from college and Thing 3’s graduation from high school. We’d … Continue reading

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Things 1, 2 and 3 in Pictures

Things 1, 2 and 3 together, recently showered!  An accomplishment in and of itself. When The Dragon Lady and Hula Grandma informed me that the most recent photos they had of the girls; Thing 1 was about 12 I decided … Continue reading

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Vanilla Emergency Averted

What a relief!  I’ve averted a Vanilla Emergency! This is what is left of the last bottle of Vanilla that The Dragon Lady brought me from Mexico. She brought me a replacement bottle!  I can now bake again! Wait, there’s … Continue reading

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Garden Road Trip

Since Mr. Wonderful and I bought our acreage and he disked up a nice big garden for me, it’s been a tradition that I plant tomatoes and peppers from Anderson’s Greenhouse in Reliance, South Dakota.  The Dragon Lady used to … Continue reading

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The mixer and The Dragon Lady

My Mother-in-Law, Mary, is also known among our family as “The Dragon Lady.”   Let me just state for the record: I love my Mother-in-Law, she rocks!  As for the nickname; that’s a story Mr. Wonderful will have to tell you.  … Continue reading

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These things I love~

It’s Valentine’s Day!  In honor of “Forced Affection Day” as Mr. Wonderful refers to today, I thought I’d post briefly about the things that I love.  Things 1 and 2 refer to Valentine’s Day as “Single Awareness Day”. I love~ … Continue reading

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