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About tehachap

The easiest way to define myself is as a very happily married woman with two sons and two grandsons. My hobbies include reading, writing, sewing, trains (watching, photographing and running them in G scale), and travel. My husband and I are retired and we spend our winters in Arizona. I used to own a secretarial and desktop publishing business, but closed it when my husband retired in 1999. We have truly enjoyed our retirement years, and have fulfilled one of our primary goals in life and that is to own a home overlooking train tracks so we can watch trains 24/7. We are sincerely blessed in this life.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

This photo doesn’t cover enough of the hillside for you to see the cow that gave birth to a calf this afternoon. Robert was watching the cows on the hillside across the way and suddenly said, “I think that cow … Continue reading

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Another visit to the urologist this morning. I had hoped that he would tell Robert that there was no more kidney stones, and that Robert didn’t need to return for three months. Such was not to be… he read the … Continue reading

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March 17, 2018

Before WordPress, there was, and before Open Diary (OD), there was I wrote and posted on Open Diary for 10 years — from 2004 to 2013, when it closed down. It’s been resurrected and is now a for-fee … Continue reading

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Saturday, March 17, 2018

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!! I love Corned Beef and Cabbage, and will try to get out later today to buy a roast with all the trimmings. Robert doesn’t care for it as much as I do, but that’s o.k. I … Continue reading

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Saturday, March 10, 2018

I captured the photo above from my neighbor’s web cam:  Tehachapi Live Train Cam at West Cable. The weather has been drizzle, drizzle dew all day long. Not cold enough for snow, and not enough rainfall to really call it a … Continue reading

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Saturday, March 3, 2018

Once again, I’m up in the wee hours of the morning — it’s just early morning now, but then I’ve been up for about 3 hours already. If I go to bed too early, I wind up getting up very … Continue reading

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Thursday, March 1, 2018

Happy as can be. I got in to see my regular physician this morning and she agreed that I was indeed sick. LOL She recommended an antibiotic and a cortizone inhaler on top of the regular inhaler I had been … Continue reading

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