Category Archives: Five Good Things

three good things

I know the meme is five good things….but for the moment, three will have to do. 1. Yesterday I was buying a six pack of beer at Target. I was carded. I am 53. That is a really good thing. … Continue reading

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oh, we have the lemons

I suspect this would be a fine moment to muster up a Five Good Things post: 1. Toby had a good day yesterday. I am certain it’s the hamburger and the smoked Gouda cheese I am feeding him. 2. Our … Continue reading

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five good things | foggy brain edition

We have been living in fog for three days. No sun, just gray, with moments of white. But really, mostly gray. Once, a long, long time ago, we went for 21 days without seeing the sun. I have no need … Continue reading

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better late than never….five good things….

It’s Friday. That’s good thing number one. Alex’s monster report on Ronald Reagan is done. That’s number two. The report, the biliography that is bigger than my house, the accompanying 40 page Powerpoint. She was up until 5:00 this morning … Continue reading

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five good things: crunchy leaves edition

Things I am feeling particularly grateful for on this perhaps-we-are-transitioning-to-fall-morning: The light. There’s nothing like November light. I don’t remember being so aware of it until last year. I want to call it tea light, because it seems like all … Continue reading

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five good things: pumpkins to go

It’s Monday, marking week four of being water and counter-free in our kitchen. The counters may show up today. I say that with some doubt, but a little hope. It will be a good thing. The other for sure good … Continue reading

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five good things | berry good edition

I am amused by: Toby, spying a fellow dog on the bike trail (from the upstairs window) and pounding down the stairs, out the doggie door, to greet him with his morning bark-a-thon. Neighbors…probably not so amused. I am grateful … Continue reading

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