The Lainie List

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The Lainie List.

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ella’s pizza.

Ella Carruthers ran the pizza shop in town.  I remember stopping in with my parents to place an order.  Her shop was a tiny little building that sat on Front Street.  It was always busy with people coming in and out. I don’t remember Ella as a frail little lady.  She was hardworking and didn’t …

my blog story.

My first ever blog design. [Sorry, I don't have a screencap to show you.  I wish I would have taken one.  When you start your first blog, keep an image for yourself.] I couldn't come up with a clever blog name to save my life.  I eventually decided to call it, Hodgepodge.  It was meant …

The Lainie List

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