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Archive for August, 2014

Winners and the Apparent Summer Blog Schedule

First, last week’s winners are: Bev Evanger and Linda Wilson–congratulations to both of you.  Everybody else: there’s a new contest starting today, so never fear.  All you need to do is comment, and new winners will be chosen, notified via email in advance, and announced next Monday, right here on this blog.  There are some pretty similar names in our bunch, so keep in mind: if you don’t get an email from Super Jen, you didn’t win.

As for the recent sketchiness in my blogging schedule, well, I think it’s just summer craziness that prevents me from sitting down to

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Winners, songs I sing to my dog, my kind of prepping

First, the winners of last week’s contest are: Brenda I. and Valdi McCoy.  Congratulations, both of you!  (If you didn’t win, no worries.  A new round starts today, and all you need to do to enter is comment.)

Second, yes, I confess, I sing to my Yorkie, Bernice, especially when we’re making one of our weekend mailbox runs.  She sits on my lap and I sing silly songs that I make up as I go along.  (Let’s just say, I won’t be giving up my day job.)  These little ditties almost never rhyme, and furthermore, they don’t make sense.  (Well,

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“Keep your ear to the ground” referred to the practice of plainsmen listening to the ground to hear hoof beats. It became the westerner’s warning to stay alert.