Monthly Archives: November 2012

No PF Today

Sorry, all. Thought I was back on track but the world knocked me back down. Fingers crossed that after today it will all be better and I’ll be back next week.

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Brave girls, strong queens

After spending a couple of weeks sick, I’m back. What I Read: The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater (YA, paranormal, ghost story, witch, mystery) ★★★★★ I loved it. Absolutely loved it. While the language is not as lyrical as The … Continue reading

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November is my least favorite month. Novembers in New England are sleety, cloudy, dark and gray; November has none of the beauty of October nor the promise of snow of December. Thomas Hood sums up my feelings about November pretty … Continue reading

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Emergency Storm Prep

Last year we lost power twice, once for less than a week thanks to Hurricane Irene and then for 10 days thanks to Snowpocalyse. After three massive storms in 12 months, I’ve worked out my own version of a storm-prep … Continue reading

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