Category Archives: Just A Story

The Kitchen Table

Many a good times have been had around the kitchen table. My own Grandmother’s kitchen was always a beehive of activity and I have fond memories of such things as Uncle Butch before daylight eating a huge plate of eggs, … Continue reading

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A Hand of What!?

A True Christmas Story Have you ever run across the perfect gift for someone by accident when you were not even shopping for gifts? Apparently that’s what happened to a friend – she was out and about and spied something … Continue reading

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Calico Rock Bridge

This isn’t the kind of material I usually post on my blog, but I ran across this photo and the memories flooded in. So, here we have it. It has a happy ending. My mother wrote her memories of this … Continue reading

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Me and Grandma and the Laundry

In the Ozarks, any day nice enough to hang laundry is a great day in the Ozarks. Today counts as number five if I’m counting right. Great day is relative of course. It’s December. Clear skies, light breezes and moderate … Continue reading

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Where Does the Time Go?

I find it to be May 3rd in the year 2012 today. Many of you might be experiencing the same thing – the rapid acceleration of time. Sometimes days and weeks go by and I wonder at the quick passage. … Continue reading

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Staying Warm in the Ozarks

I caught my son and his father as they unloaded firewood for me today. I ended up with about 4 ricks, enough to last a major portion of the winter depending on how cold it gets. There is nothing to … Continue reading

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A Hot Saturday Night

Last Saturday night I had dinner with friends Liz and Guy near Mountain View in Arkansas. Apparently guy is a fairly good cook. It’s a bit tedious watching him in the kitchen though. I could tell the story about brownie … Continue reading

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