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Death is a Natural Part of Life

I lost my last uncle yesterday, my mother's baby brother. He was the last of the family I grew up with; my mother, her sister and five brothers. All gone now. It is sad, but a natural part of life. The older we get, the more it will happen. I'm just trying to deal with… Continue reading Death is a Natural Part of Life

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Explaining HSV

So I mentioned having what I thought was ulcers in my throat yesterday, and this morning they are all down the left side of my tongue as well. It’s extremely painful and it makes you miserable all over and eating is very difficult (but I manage 😁 I scheduled a Teladoc appointment and she said… Continue reading Explaining HSV

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Feelin Fancy

So. Today I woke up with a sore throat that is different than my usual, it feels like I have ulcers in my throat. So after helping my hubby case up some boudin, I’ve been reclining on the couch with Season 2 of Virgin River and using a very good numbing throat spray every two… Continue reading Feelin Fancy

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A Simple Example

I am starting to understand the architecture of Spanish sentences. In this sentence: Cuando te cepillas el cabello? (When do you brush your hair) the verb comes after the word "you" instead of before it as in our language. The way the Spanish reads is "When you brush the hair" if read literally. The Spanish… Continue reading A Simple Example

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So, We Did a Thing!

Happy Sunday y’all and check out what we did for the very first time today! Yep! We made sausage-from scratch to vacuum sealed! My hubby, David, decided he wanted to learn how to make our own sausage, so he bought a machine that grinds the meat, and stuffs the sausage into casings. It’s a very… Continue reading So, We Did a Thing!