love the fall.
chill and clear skies in the evenings. The scent of some of
the first seasonal fires being lit hangs in the air. Apple crisp
and gingerbread. Just beautiful and fantastic (and delicious).
month is going to be a bit of a constant work-in-progress shuffle
of stuff. There will be new material. There will be announcements.
Newsletter and all sorts of things in this corner and that.
Trouble is, I have zero clue where things are going to get placed,
when they might be ready to share, and exactly what is going
to get finished.
clean out a garage? And you know how it starts by basically
dragging everything out into the driveway? There's a bit of
organization and sorting that takes place during the initial
efforts. But it isn't until the garage is empty, with things
switching from cleaning it out to moving it back in that something
resembling progress begins to appear.
October is going to be a web site garage cleaning around Backpackville.
few things might run late. Somehow, everything should get done.
And, once wrapped it, hopefully we might be a bit more productive
as a result.
settle for clean.)
announce any and all news that we are ready to share in Now
Playing. For now, look around, tell your friends,
and come back again soon.
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Friends for Local Business
October of 2021, the drive to recognize and support the treasures
in our community returns with some of the greatest food around...
got cobwebs to clean and some details to sort for the project,
but Local Friends is back. Let's get out into the surrounding
neighborhood and look around.
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are other places around the web where you can follow In My
Backpack, ComplemenTerry Designs, Local Friends for Local
Business, and Bob's published writing (along with other assorted
efforts). We have pages on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Amazon.com,
where you can receive updates and details, read postings, and
learn all sorts of exciting stuff.
My Backpack --
-- In My Backpack
-- CT Designs
Friends for Local Business --
-- Local Friends for Local Business
a bit of a bonus, there are a couple of pages over at Facebook
that we'd like to nod in the direction of...
Just Drifts Away -- A page at Facebook
for Bob's published and professional writing efforts.
Paws and Puppy Love -- A fun page on
Facebook where we celebrate Lady, Travis, Molly and Gus... along
with their friends (and ours).
would be incredibly grateful if you took a few minutes to check
out some of these pages. (And if you have a Facebook and/or Twitter
account, our on-going appreciation and ever-lasting gratitude
goes along with every "Like"
or "Follow" you add. (So
you'll have that going for you.))
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or something you believe we might be able to do a bit better...
that information is always welcomed by us.
a great month folks... and thank you again for all of your attention
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