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A Hodgepodge Week

What do you blog when life is great, and nothing unusual is happening? How about a hodgepodge. An RV Excursion? My wife and I will take three grandkids on an RV excursion to Corpus Christi, Texas next week. We, she … Continue reading

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Instant Pot-A versatile mealmaker

It is not often a kitchen appliance impresses me, but the Instant Pot is one. Instant Pot Ultra 8 Qt 10-in-1 Multi- Use Programmable Pressure Cooker, Slow Cooker, Rice Cooker, Yogurt Maker, Cake Maker, Egg Cooker, Sauté, Steamer, Warmer, and … Continue reading

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A Pantser Moves to Scrivener

Word has to go A year ago, I wrote a 53k novel during NaNoWriMO using Microsoft Word 2013. In January this year, I started to edit and revise it using Word. Recently, I transferred the work-in-progress (WIP) to Scrivener. Word … Continue reading

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Dealing with a Critique Website Critiquer’s Reviews

Finding a Critiquer Critique websites provide the opportunity to have your work reviewed by persons you don’t know and have only a passing relationship. I subscribe to a critique website, and I submitted a chapter to the site, desiring an unbiased … Continue reading

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Adventures in the garden

The garden includes pots This week saw changes to my backyard. My wife and I added several vegetable plants in pots to our garden. These joined peppers and tomatoes in three raised beds. The pots currently decorate part of the … Continue reading

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Enjoying a night at a science fair

A joint science fair Tonight, the wife and I went to Passport to Learning and Columbia, Maryland Homeschoolers science fair. There were some twenty displays, four of them were those of our grandchildren. Safe Cosmetics   Elizabeth’s exhibit identified harmful … Continue reading

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White Azalea, Dianthus, and Sweet Williams

Is Spring hiding? Winter never wanted to leave Winter fought leaving with a will. Mid-April we were seeing days in the forties and nights low thirties. Northeasters roared through Maryland several times. Everyone talked that Spring was hiding from us … Continue reading

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Considering a Soccer Club, Think Pipeline Soccer Club

  If you are considering a soccer club for your player, think PSC. The Pipeline Soccer Club (PSC) is presenting the opportunity for boy and girl soccer players to earn a place on a club team. Current rostered team members … Continue reading

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Pipeline Soccer Club (PSC) Tryouts-2018

  The 2018 tryouts for Pipeline Soccer Club (PSC) teams will occur in May. The child will show their soccer skills with the desire to be selected for a team. PSC’s tryouts permit players with varying skill levels to be … Continue reading

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Parents and Coaches , similar or different?

It is interesting how parenting is similar to coaching a young sports team. Parents guide their children to prepare them to be successful in life. Coaches provide guidance and training to the team members to prepare them to be successful … Continue reading

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