Monthly Archives: November 2013

Flowers in Fall Colors on my Fingernails

I really like these two polish colors, and I couldn’t decide what I wanted to do with them.  So, since I love flowers, I thought I would do a flower mani!  Al said he thought that the colors didn’t go together, but I liked it anyway!  I … Continue reading

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RIP Carlita, Sherbert, and Greybeard

Eighteen and one-half years ago, in the summer of 1995, the girls that lived on our corner were selling home-grown vegetables from a stand in their front yard.  Al would stop and buy from them pretty much every time he … Continue reading

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Monochrome with Sparkles on my Fingernails

I’ve been thinking about doing a monochrome mani with these polishes, and I finally thought that I had it figured out.  But once I got into it, it didn’t turn out exactly like I thought it would.  But even so, I really … Continue reading

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Easy and Delicious Appetizers for Thanksgiving

Every year for the past almost 30 years, Al and I have gone to Thanksgiving Dinner at our friend’s house in San Francisco.  Everyone brings a side dish, and the hosts make the turkey and stuffing.  Since we live so … Continue reading

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Simple and Easy Glitter Manicure

I got sick last week, and poor Al was doomed to eat Emergency Freezer Pasta while I sat around doing nothing and feeling lousy.  He finally rebelled on Thursday and got a pizza to eat while we watched the Stanford – Oregon game.  I … Continue reading

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Lower Fat Hamburger Stroganoff

I used to make this all the time, and then for some reason, I forgot all about it.  Then last week we saw someone on TV eating stroganoff, and Al asked me, “Why don’t you ever make that anymore?”  So … Continue reading

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Day of the Dead Sugar Skulls on my Fingernails

I wanted to have a Halloween manicure, and I almost decided to do the mummy nails that I had last year, but then I decided I wanted something new.  So I painted Day of the Dead Sugar Skulls on my nails!  I know that sugar … Continue reading

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