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Simple and serene living Laura Walker
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Laura, pursuing a simple and serene life through meditation, sharing of spirit, small space living, and saving our heritage.
Laura, pursuing a simple and serene life through meditation, sharing of spirit, small space living, and saving our heritage.

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DON'T GO TO THE DOCTOR DURING FLU SEASON
This past Wednesday my mom went to her doctor for a regular checkup, and unfortunately the office was full of flu sufferers. Mom of course had gotten a flu shot in October so she wasn't worried about catching it. By Friday night she was starting to feel sic...

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CONTENTMENT AND CHANGES
Yesterday I was reading Claudia's post at Mockingbird Hill Cottage about a Danish decorating term called Hygge . It boils down to finding a sense of comfort, coziness, and contentment in your home.  Not a problem for me. That has always been my goal in deco...

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GARLIC AND APPLES
I still haven't thrown off this wretched respiratory infection, but my younger sister is visiting from Arizona and told me about garlic and apples.  I'm pretty desperate, so am willing to try pretty much anything. Apparently this worked for her once when sh...

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COLLECTING OLD BOTTLES
Pssst!!! It appears that I have been running  I mean walking slowly around with a bit of pneumonia. My doctor has issued a stern warning and put me on a stronger antibiotic. My pneumonia appears to have laughed at the first one.  Now that I am sort of behav...

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DINING AREA
I am trying hard today to do what my doctor told me to do in order to get well. I decided that maybe his idea of resting and my idea of resting aren't the same. My idea has been more along the lines of running around town at break neck speed, while I possib...

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GRAY SKIES AND GO AWAY VIRUS
Each day when I wake up I look for the light, but I am having a hard time finding it.  Our skies seem to be continually gray this year. Yesterday it rained and today is very cloudy and gloomy. The forecast shows clouds until Saturday.  I know I really shoul...

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CRAZY WEATHER , A FLAT TIRE, AND WHERE IS THAT LAMP?
Is your weather as crazy as ours? This is January, RIGHT??? It definitely feels much more like March. Showers and warm temperatures are prevailing and with temperatures not dropping below freezing at night I am afraid that things will start to bloom.  My ot...

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WINTER HOUSEPLANT CARE
I love my houseplants, and because I don't have a pet at the moment they are like my babies. I want them to remain healthy, and that is not always easy in the winter. So I have made a pretty tray that holds things I need and is easy to carry around. Scissor...

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ME AND THE QUEEN
I know you are probable reading this right now and saying WOW is that where Laura has been for the last three weeks? Has she been meeting the queen? Sipping tea? Eating cucumber sandwiches? Touring Buckingham Palace? Playing with the queen's Pembroke Welsh ...

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TOUCHES OF CHRISTMAS
I have significantly cut down on my Christmas decor in my new small apartment, but I love decorating for the holidays so I still wanted it to be festive. I wanted to bring back decorations from my past, like some of the Santas I made 25 years ago, my Christ...
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