Monthly Archives: April 2009

Spring cleaning: What we accomplished

So, as a result of spring cleaning, it’s like we live in a different house. Seriously. Some of the changes: 1. We now make our bed each day. And you CAN make the bed, because you can get to the … Continue reading

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Tightwad treasures

Here’s a question for Yorkers past and present and Yorker wannabes. Do you now, or have you ever, lived in a home that had one of the following: – Tinfoil ball – Drawer full of aging rubber bands – Graveyard … Continue reading

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Weekend Wal-Mart warriors

Here’s one for you: Only in York County can you go to Wal-Mart at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday night and run into three or more families from your church – including the pastor’s wife. Also, a money-saving tip: Wal-Mart has … Continue reading

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Sarah’s tribute to spring

Last Thursday, my daughter’s school had its “science, art and curriculum fair,” where you got to go see the kids’ best work displayed all around the school. Sarah really loves anything creative, and she had a lot of great projects, … Continue reading

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Excellent news

I’ve been back on the diet-and-exercise wagon (yes, again) and in 10 days, I lost 3.6 pounds (yes, again.) Despite it being, as I told one of my cousins, the 27th time I’ve lost these 3+ pounds, I’m super-excited. And … Continue reading

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