Category Archives: 7 Quick Takes

7 Quick Takes, Thanksgiving Edition

— 1 — So I entered the Dallas Morning News annual Christmas Cookie contest. I didn’t make the final 10 in my category. And I worked so hard and was so sure! I must have made 10 batches of these … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes: Monty Python, Ovarian Cancer, and Guys with Fancy Lady Hair

— 1 — Rain! Living in Texas you get used to heat, heat, and more heat and the near constant drought. It started raining late yesterday afternoon and it’s wonderful to listen to it. I don’t care if the dogs … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes: Planes, trains, and automobile edition

A wonderful family we’ve known for years have moved away. He was transferred  to Sheboygen, Wisconsin and she got a great job teaching middle school science and math. I drove up with her to Wisconsin. We took a 2 day … Continue reading

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