Month: January 2013

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Day 28 | Jan 28 | Through

Blood goes ‘through’ the tube into the apheresis machine and then back through the tube into my arm leaving the platelets in the machine to help save lives this is an older picture but i was reminded of it today when the red cross called to set up an appointment for apheresis and i had […]

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Day 24 | Jan 24 | Stripes

The stripes of my pajamas that I am wearing because I don’t feel good and they are comfy 🙂

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book review

The Mother Road by Jennifer Allee

What a great book.  2 sisters 12 years apart in age, embark somewhat reluctantly on a road trip from California to Illinois Learning that their mother’s Alzheimer’s is progressing and each at a crossroads in their own lives, they set off across Route 66  to visit their parents learning about each other and themselves as […]

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random mutterings

Hummingbirds = Love

Hummingbirds were my maternal grandmothers favorite bird. i took these this afternoon and they always bring her to mind, she would have been 94 on feb 11, but she passed away in 2011. I am blessed to have so many hummingbirds at my house year round  and i try to keep the feeder filled with […]

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Day 13 | Jan 13 | Circle

Circle 🙂 pretty self explanatory, but I decided to dress it up a little by taking the picture of said circle, through a slinky 🙂 Join the Photo a day challenge at Fat Mum Slim’s blog

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Day 12 | Jan 12 | Surprise

Checking the weather for tomorrow morning certainly gave me a ‘surprise’.  I live in southern california, it is not EVER supposed to be 26 degrees fahrenheit  at my house. celcius would be all right.. i could live with that. even now i am bundled up in a big sweatshirt and fuzzy slippers over my regular clothes […]

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Day 11 | Jan 11 | Water

  i took a picture earlier today of a glass of water, but then  i remembered this sequence of images i took a few years ago when my nephew was visiting and i took him for his first visit to the beach…  i was torn between warning him about he wave coming in and taking […]

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