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The 50th Year…

I have vowed to always be 49andcounting.  I swore I wouldn’t use the ffff…fifty word, but well, it’s in my character to change my mind!  So today, I’ll use that dreaded word, as it’s almost over…the 50th year! Twelve months … Continue reading

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I’m So Excited!!!

How much better can it get than cool mornings and fall in the air?  Well, I’ll tell you…putting on my Kansas cowgirl boots, a pair of jeans, and talking my Big Boy into a trip in the 4-wheel drive truck! … Continue reading

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Feasting on the 4th of July…

Okay, let’s preface this post with, “I can cook, I just don’t want to cook, often.” That’s a wonderful thing about being 49andcounting, with all the kids out of the nest, you only have to cook for major holidays.  I, … Continue reading

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A Life Well Lived….

Today I’d like to share a guest post from my friend Kelly. She recently lost her grandma, a fun little lady well into her 90’s. Kelly is a writer at heart, someday she’ll have a novel, and I’m so proud … Continue reading

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Top 10 Reasons Camping is Great…

So Oprah and Gayle might not have enjoyed camping, but they need to go camping with me…camping is wonderful. Especially if you’re at a beautiful lake. So here’s my top 10. (Not in any order, other than the way they pop … Continue reading

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I’m An American Pickers Junkie…

I admit it, I’m an ‘American Pickers’ junkie. Last Saturday, I spent an entire day watching episodes of American Picker. And after that I had to ask myself, “why is it that you love this show?” I love old stuff. … Continue reading

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