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K CUP RECYCLING

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My son and daughter-in-law are building a new house, and they’re going to need lots of greenery for landscaping.  I have one of these plants, called an esperanza, in a pot in my backyard, and it’s been prolific with seedpods this fall.  To help Robert and Amanda out with spring planting, I thought I’d experiment with growing some of the seeds.

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BOOK-THEMED BABY SHOWER

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Last Saturday, I co-hosted a baby shower for Martha.  Martha is closing in on 80 and will be a first-time grandma.  We thought she deserved the best, and since she’s a teacher (yes, she’s still teaching at 75+) and avid book whisperer, we knew we couldn’t go wrong with a children’s-book-themed party.  Guests brought books for soon-to-be-born Leighton Lou, and our food all centered around books.  The hostesses can’t claim the cake; it came from Wal-Mart.

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