Category Archives: habits

Mom, dad…can I sleep with you?

Last night Bailey had a horrible dream to say the least. I won’t even repeat it, it’s so bad. So around 4am he climbs into bed with us. Even having a king size bed, it was a tight squeeze but … Continue reading

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Locking your car

I received the following e-mail from a girlfriend of mine who is a police officer here in MN: This email was forwarded to me by my Chief.  It is definitely interesting and good information! From the Zumbrota Chief of Police … Continue reading

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Our Life…Unplugged

I have never liked being alone and I have never enjoyed the sound of silence. For me, if it was quiet then I was more than likely alone and I wasn’t comfortable with that. I would actually have my TV … Continue reading

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Question of the day

Which bad habits of yours, if any, drive you crazy?

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Obsessive behaviors or just quirks?

Jason was over one night and I was getting ready to clean the cat box and I put on a pair of rubber gloves. He laughed and said “what are you doing?” So I told him I was doing litter. … Continue reading

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What do you do with your change?

This thought ran through my head the other day. Do people carry all their change with them or do they put it in some kind of container? Both Paul and I put all our coins in a big bank. We … Continue reading

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Never too late

This is a hard post for me to write but in the past it has helped me by writing. I always get great advice from our very loyal and kind friends. Please keep in mind while reading this, it’s not … Continue reading

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Question of the day

What can you always be found with?

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Question of the day

Do you use rechargeable batteries?

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What do you concentrate on?

Try watching this 30 second video if you can. If you can’t, it’s about someone being interviewed for a job but all the interviewer can concentrate on is the stain on his shirt. Are you like this? I know I … Continue reading

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Manners, how important do you think they are?

I’m wondering how important manners are to you.  I was raised to say please and thank you, excuse me and bless you.  If someone gave me something, I said thank you.  If I asked someone for something, I said please.  Do … Continue reading

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Teens driving and using cell phones

I know I wrote teen dies in car crash and I still do feel that way.  I feel with other kids in a car, the driver is way to distracted.  But I’ve been hearing more and more about passing a law that teens can’t drive … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

Do you have a nightly routine and if so, what is it?

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Question of the day

Shoes or barefoot?

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How long do you keep leftovers?

How long are leftovers good???  I am so guilty of saving food that I know won’t get eaten.  Very guilty.  I think most of us have a problem with throwing good food away so into the refrigerator it goes.  Most of the … Continue reading

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Question of the day

What do you have handy at your bedside?

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Why do we do these things?

I know we have all done stuff like this so I want to ask you why do we keep doing them?  How many times have you tried re-heating McDonald’s french fries KNOWING they aren’t going to taste good?  I keep … Continue reading

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Question of the day

Do you shampoo in the shower first or soap up?

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Question of the day

Do you eat junk food everyday?

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Maxine’s Bird Feeder..from Pam

  I bought a bird feeder. I hung it on my back porch and filled it with seed. What a beauty of a bird feeder it is, as I filled it lovingly with seed. Within a week we had hundreds … Continue reading

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Question of the day

Have you ever gambled at a casino?

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Question of the day

Wet the toothbrush or brush dry with the toothpaste?

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Phrases we use often

We have talked about these before and had a good time doing it so I thought we’d try it again.  It was the “Good Question” on the news Saturday night and these were some good ones. They are called “idioms.” … Continue reading

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“Just kidding”

There was recently a story on the news about this but I’ll be darned if I can remember which channel I was watching at the time and I’ve tried finding it but like anything else, when you’re looking, it’s nowhere … Continue reading

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Purses and the old days

This is something I’ve always wondered about. Maybe because I leave my purse laying wherever I am and I’m not to concerned about anyone seeing what’s in it nor am I to worried about anyone stealing it.  But I’ve always … Continue reading

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