Category Archives: Ten on Tuesday

Ten on Tuesday: done and to be done.

As usual I am unable to follow the rules properly; in this case, restraining myself to five items per list. Five Twelve Things I Did This Summer. Adopted a new dog. Donated double red cells (and was woozy the rest of the day). … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the MN version.

Ten Songs About Where I Live[d]. There are far more songs about Minnesota than Wisconsin, so I choose to highlight those. In fact, I didn’t even need to write my own post. It is all covered here. (And if you … Continue reading

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Weekending, Fourth of July style.

Friday (a long holiday weekend like this one starts on Friday) Drove a woman to and from a doctor’s appointment so she could have her cast removed. Poor baby broke her ankle when she fell during a heavy rain. Picked up everything … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the audiobook edition.

Ten Things to Do While Listening To An Audiobook Knit. Duh. Drive. Housework — laundry, cleaning (except vacuuming). Walk. Other exercise. Okay, I’m out. And looking forward to seeing what others came up with.

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Ten on Tuesday, the Memorial Day weekend edition.

Ten Things I Did This Weekend. Friday night we had a friend over for dinner and a movie — chicken on the grill, rosemary roasted potatoes, tossed salad, and Sisters. Skipped the annual lake association meeting in favor of sleeping … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the new mom edition.

Being a new mom is joyous and terrifying and exhausting, not necessarily in that order. Given that our society has become so mobile and urban in the last 50+ years, it is unlikely that any new mom has the built-in support … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the drop everything and read edition.

Today Carole has us thinking about those books that made us want to drop everything and read. My books like that tend to be mysteries — well-written ones that pull me in. Here goes… Ten Books That Made Me Want … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the local edition.

Ten Interesting Things About My Community I am going to expand this a little from what Carole prompted us. You are getting ten facts about my community. Whether they are interesting or not is up to you. I consider the … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the MLK day of service edition.

10 Things You Can Do To Serve Others. Smile and greet them. Make them feel valued. Listen to them. Give a carless person a ride to a doctor’s appointment or wherever they need to go. Shovel someone’s sidewalk. If you … Continue reading

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Labyrinth.

Labyrinth was Elder Son’s favorite movie when he was about two (we had the video). ES would stand in the front of the TV and attempt to mimic Bowie’s moves during the Dance, Magic Dance scene (above). He would put on my tall … Continue reading

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