Tag Archives: memories

No one calls it “clutter” on my turf! ;>

I have been itching to write articles about everyday things and I shall:  belongings.  Several situations culminate in this.  I think of that television show;  useless to Canadians because our stores don’t play those games:  “Extreme Couponing“.  (I loathe the … Continue reading

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My Grandpa Loved Y&R.

My relationship with my maternal Grandfather is fond and multi-layered.  One impression is of a colourful man who rolled out religious cusses I wouldn’t utter a day in my life.  He made jaunty comments about ladies like a teenager would and … Continue reading

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My Grandma & I Have A Story.

Postcards, mail…  I hear excuses against this beautiful mode of communication, more than about folks participating.  “Stamps cost too much”.  “We’ll be home by the time it arrives”, is the attitude on vacation.  When I was young, I got it:  the power … Continue reading

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