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#SoCS – Things that are nuts

My list of things that are nuts: 1. Me for deciding to put my clocks back…

#SoCS – Dressed

I got dressed today! That’s a big deal some days since I don’t have to go…

#SoCS – Oh, really?

Oh yes. I’m really sorry about the mess I made of the SoCS badge contest by…

#SoCS – Grounded

My prompt has me thinking about all the ways my kids keep me grounded. When my…

#SoCS – Fantastico

I just learned a new word: fantastico. According to The Free Dictionary, it means a very…

#SoCS – All the wrap

Hey! I know what you’re thinking–Linda made it to her own party (SoCS) on time for…

#SoCS – The Hand-Me-Down

It’s a blue robe. A hand-me-down from a friend of my mother’s–a friend my mother no…

#SoCS – Weighing in

Okay, curds and whey weren’t the first thing that came to mind when I saw this…

A Few Difficulties and some Good News

Well, it looks like I failed to get the mid-month reminder out for The Escapist Coloring…

#SoCS – The Grand Scheme

In the grand scheme of things, I’m not that bad off. When you think about suffering,…

Random Update and a Thank You

First, thanks to everyone who participated in and commented on my One-Liner Wednesday and my SoCS.…

#SoCS – Too Many Minds

Where am I going? What shall I do next? Okay, the first question is one I…

#SoCS – Astronomically Aware

I am astronomically aware. I am aware that there is a moon and stars. And planets.…

#SoCS – Cleaner

What a friggin’ day. I spent most of it working–worked at home in my usual spot…

#SoCS – Framing things

Not sure if you’ve noticed this about me, but I tend to frame my statements with…

#SoCS – The So-Called Simple Stuff

When I came up with this prompt–“instructions”–I was thinking about blowing my nose. It’s something I’ve…

#SoCS – Ah…choo!

I think the dog has allergies. No, he’s not sneezing, but he is scratching. He had…

#SoCS – Foresight

I can’t really call it foresight, because I didn’t plan to have this happen again. But…

#SoCS – Leave it alone

Why do we have such a hard time leaving some things alone? In my case, a…

#SoCS – Social Responsibilities

I think social media might be ruining me. Okay, I’ve never really enjoyed the idea of…

#SoCS – That Arrangement

The actual line, to put my post into context, is, “I wonder what Nina will think…

#SoCS – Silence

That silence you encounter when the power goes out The kind that makes you realize all…

#SoCS – Cozy Mosey

I’m just gonna mosey on over to my laptop like I didn’t promise last week to…

#SoCS – A new word

Procrastinatingly. That’s how I’ve been doing everything today. What’s that? It’s tomorrow already? Case in point.…

#SoCS – Strainer Inherited

Oh hi! It’s me again. I’m starting to feel like the chaser. You know, the part…