Category Archives: Quick Takes

7 Quick Takes – Friday March 30

                            I don’t know if I’ll make it to seven takes today, but I’m just going to dash in and see how far I get! ONE – I’m extremely pleased that yesterday I made some really good egg salad sandwiches!  … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes – July 22, 2011

  It’s been quite a while since I had much to share here, but today I actually do have a few bits to mention!  Thanks to Jen for hosting. ONE Last weekend was my 70th birthday.  It seemed like a … Continue reading

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Quick Takes #12

As always, thanks to Jen Fulwiler for hosting this week’s get-together!  Dear readers, I was left to find answers to my own questions last week, so let me catch you up!  Watch The Borgias?  We tried, but were not impressed.  … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes – #11

  Must be quick and breezy today, as I need to pop out for groceries this afternoon.  And bake some bread.  And write a couple of other posts, come to think of it.  Here goes! One This post is guaranteed … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes #10

EDITED: I’ve added a link to the recipe for the winning bread.  Please note that  the original says “4 organic butter”.  This should read 4 tablespoons of organic butter.                                                THE BREAD TASTING Tastings have been a popular part … Continue reading

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Quick Takes #9

                                  Time for Jen’s Quick Takes to end the week, and this time it’s the first Friday of Lent.  Welcome to you who have come from Conversion Diary!  Please comment and let me know who you are–I’d love to … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes #8

                                                                    1)  The happiest news of the day is that my husband, who has Parkinson’s Disease and has been very weak for the past little while, is definitely stronger and feeling better.  Thank you, Lord!  Such a blessing! 2)  … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes #7

                                  1)  Yesterday we had snow.  Often here, even in our northern maritime climate, we have a late snowfall in February.  Our family takes particular note of that, since Sarah’s birthday is February 11, and many are the times when … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes #6

                                                                                          1)  In talking with our daughter today, I realized some of the damage that was done to the kids by the depression that I struggled with for so long.  I wept. 2)  I’ve been busy cleaning in preparation for … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes #5

                                                              Thanks to Jen at Conversion Diary for enabling these Friday get-togethers.  A special welcome to any visitors who have come from there!                                 1)  My interest was piqued earlier in the week when, at Fr. Zuhlsdorf’s WDTPRS site,  (that’s What Does The … Continue reading

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