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H is HAPPENING

December is always a busy time of the year, so it’s a welcome escape from the hustle and bustle to just sit back and read or watch a movie. 2 points – New author: A.S.A. HARRISON Barbara: One of my … Continue reading

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H HAS HARDLY HAPPENED

December is one of those months where there’s very little time to do anything new. Between Barbara going out of town for a week and the Holidays at the end of the month, we are going to have to make … Continue reading

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G Goes GOBBLING Away

Although the ABC Life is all about trying new things, there’s something to be said for old traditions. Thanksgiving is one of our very favorite holidays for that reason. The “kids” come in and traditions abound: Feast at Barbara’s house … Continue reading

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GETTING Better

To restart our G pursuits, we headed off to visit a new area and a new restaurant. 2 points: GRANITE PARK and GOOD UNION BBQ Granite Park is a not so new but new to us section of our city. … Continue reading

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G Whiz

We started our G month with enthusiasm but our choices greeted us with disappointment. 2 points – Activity: GALLERY reGRETS We went to see Speechless: different by design at the Dallas Museum of Art. This new exhibit aims to bring … Continue reading

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F FINALE

2 points – Books All Barbara’s F books were  Failures but Laura made up for it with two good ones: I Liked My Life by Abby FABIASCHI This may be my favorite book read so far this year. The writing … Continue reading

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FINAL FESTIVAL

2 points – Activity – Day of the Dead FESTIVAL Laura recently introduced the movie Coco to Barbara so how apropos that the sisters made the Denton Day of the Dead Festival their final festival of the month. Now this … Continue reading

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Full of FLOWERS

How fortunate that we found three Flower related things to do in our F month: a city, a restaurant and a TV show. 2 points – New City Roughly a half-hour drive but never visited, FLOWER MOUND called our name. … Continue reading

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FOOD AND FACTS ABOUT FAR AWAY PLACES

We recently joined a group called Tales From Abroad, where someone who has lived in – not just traveled to – another country shares something about daily life there and brings samples of the food common to the country. This … Continue reading

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Plain-O FUN In Plano

2 points – Activity Time for Festival #2 – The Plano International Festival. On our walk from the car to the festival ground we found the 1418 coffee shop. We were neither thirsty nor hungry but, hey, it’s F month … Continue reading

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