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And I Simply ask the Question, “Why?”

I have never been one who thinks on the lines of going along with the pack. I love to think about things outside the box and simply ask the question “why”. This in a sense makes me an independent thinker … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Simple Living Over 50

People ask me if it is easier to live a simple, minimalist type of life when you are older. I believe that it is. Of course I wish I had started living this way from the very first day I … Continue reading

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The Flow of a River

I walked along the mighty river that ran the course defined by the laws of the universe and thought about the fact that there is the same definition that runs though us all. The very same energy lives lives inside … Continue reading

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A Minimalist Prepper

I write a great deal about both living a minimalist life or “simple living”, and also survival and prepping. The question is do they go hand in hand? With minimalism I try to keep my material possessions to a minimum, … Continue reading

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The Perfect Storm

As the perfect storm rolled in with it came a long lasting quiet devastation of that changes the course of one’s life for the next 7 days. With winds of up to 80 miles per hours and torrential downpours it … Continue reading

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A Cabin in the Mountains

While playing around on Zillow yesterday I found the opportunity to purchase a small cabin way up in the mountains of Washington. It appeared to me to be a great vacation spot nestled along a lake in the heart of … Continue reading

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1000 Posts on SimpleLivingOver50

I just noticed this morning that I received a notification yesterday that I have published 1000 posts on SimpleLivingOver50. Wow! Where has the time gone. I suppose that I have been doing a lot of writing over the past couple … Continue reading

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What do you call a cow that just had a baby?

De CALF inated………………………………. I know, I know, it’s udderly ridiculous. LOL

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Remembering the Day

Fourteen years ago today I remember it was my day off and I had to go to the pharmacy to pick up medication for my child. I waited in line to get up to the counter where I could let … Continue reading

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Subway Fresh

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