Category Archives: Road Trips & Cars

So … How Disgusting Was it?

    After doing all the upgrades for our newly purchased home, there was no money left for the cosmetic stuff, so we have to do all our own painting. The house was built in 1939 and was owned until … Continue reading

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Come to Buffalo! (and maybe meet Cordelia’s Mom)

Here’s your chance of a lifetime!  Oxford Pennant in Buffalo, NY is running the Warmest Cold City Contest, in which you can win an all-expense-paid trip to my hometown. I saw this contest on Facebook and then checked out the Oxford … Continue reading

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All Psyched Up

I admit I had my doubts.  For the last 20 years, I had driven past the old Buffalo Asylum property at least twice a day.  While I had seen construction work being done, I simply couldn’t imagine how anyone could renovate that building … Continue reading

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Why Am I Always Shopping Under A Full Moon?

Originally posted on Cordelia's Mom, Still:
Yes, it’s another full-moon weekend. It’s not that I shop a lot, nor that the full moon brings out the animal shopper in me.  My job is so busy and so stressful that…

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