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Red, White, and Blue Dogs

Posted by mrssmythe on July 3, 2014 in CPT's Lens, Critters, House, On the Home Front |

CPT America had his camera out today, so I asked him to take a few pictures of the dogs on the new red, white, and blue floral throw I bought for the sofa.  It’s more of a bedspread than a throw, really, but the sofa is large and I needed something equally large to protect the leather […]

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The New Fence

Posted by mrssmythe on June 30, 2014 in Critters, Family, Garden, House, On the Home Front |

This past week, CPT America took time off work to put in a fence. This is something we’ve been wanting for a good eight months. It was supposed to be in place before we got the dogs, but things didn’t work out that way, and then we had winter to get through before we could remedy the […]

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Hair

Posted by mrssmythe on May 18, 2014 in Critters, House, On the Home Front |

Hair was in the air today at chateau Smythe. (Actually, it’s in the air every day here – but today it seemed especially prevalent). While I was downtown looking at things like this: CPT America was home clearing out the bathtub drain. Don’t feel too sorry for him. I asked him if he wanted to come with […]

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The “New” Phone

Posted by mrssmythe on March 28, 2014 in House, Musings, Science & Technology |

I finally got tired of staring at the little silver square on the wall in the kitchen – the one where a telephone used to hang. We’ve never hung a phone there, simply because we’ve never had a telephone – at least not one that isn’t portable. A couple of years ago, though, one of […]

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Old Houses

Posted by mrssmythe on March 27, 2014 in House |

It’s easy, coming out of a long, cold winter, to question whether we did the sensible thing in buying an older home. Though, honestly, in this area, a house just over 80 years old (like ours) is considered relatively new. I know this because once when our pipes burst in the back room, I called […]

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