Category Archives: That Which Must Be Done

Housework, Shopping, Maintenance, etc. All the boring stuff you have to force yourself to do.

Queen of All She Surveys

Sassafrass is patiently waiting for me to clear enough room in the office to put the cat tower back together.   She does have a fine view of her queendom out the front room which  I call my office, although obviously … Continue reading

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Waiting On The Furniture

Two more days till the movers arrive with my furniture, and I cannot express how much I look forward to that!  And I am not the only one.  Nekoka really misses his drinking fountain.  He just does not like the … Continue reading

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2014 – New Year, New Home

See that blue stuff?  That is the Arizona sky!  A few days ago I was shoveling snow in 9 degree weather.  Today I’m in short sleeves and it is almost 70, and I’m in my new duplex looking out at … Continue reading

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Sunday Chores and Tucson Trip Photos

Laundry duty, Sassafrass and Nekoka style.

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Seriously, Guys, You Are Not Helping

Trying to distract me while I’m carrying boxes downstairs, eh, Nekoka?  Not helping!

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I’m the One Doing All The Work

Clearing out trash from the basement, emptying file cabinets and desks and bureaus and throwing out junk, scrubbing and polishing and ripping apart old bookshelves…

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Emerging from the Funk

This is the very first of my irises to bloom in my new-last-fall front garden.  My favorite flower, my favorite color, and my tied-for-favorite time of year (spring and fall).

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