Author Archives: buttermilkhill

This blog is moving to a new home!

May I have your attention please? Ahem.  I have an announcement to make.  This blog is moving to a new home!   WordPress.com is a very nice hosting service and very easy to use, but even in the short time I … Continue reading

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End-of-Summer Supper

There isn’t much left in the garden.  Some carrots and tomatoes, and of course the ever-abundant Swiss chard. But what’s left is still delicious.   Last night we had fresh steamed carrots, super-ripe Roma tomatoes with balsamic vinegar, some wild rice, and … Continue reading

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Fortune Cookie Friday

    Life is a verb.

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New Throw Pillows in the Market

Last Saturday I was having a bad day.  I was just blue – do you ever have those days? Anyway I came home that afternoon to find a box on my doorstep, and inside the box were some new pillows … Continue reading

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Fourteen Years Ago Today

Tom and I got married fourteen years ago today.  We were married in a small, fairly casual ceremony on a very warm evening in Orlando, Florida, on a balcony overlooking a lagoon.  I wore a lovely beaded suit and had … Continue reading

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UFO Sighting

There’s a UFO in the dresser drawer in my guest room. Also, there is a UFO in a box in my office closet.  I’m not talking about the kind of UFO that has little green men. I’m talking about the … Continue reading

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An Upcoming Adventure

Ladies and gents… I am very VERY excited about an opportunity that’s come my way, and I can’t wait to tell you about it.  On Friday, Oct. 1, I have been invited to visit Garth’s Auctions, Inc. for a special … Continue reading

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