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Winter of the World – A Book Review

When I review a book, my intent is not to bore you with a synopsis you can easily find many other places on the web. My hope is to convey to you my experience with the book; how I was … Continue reading

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Football in Ft. Lauderdale

After many years of protest, I finally agreed to attend a Baltimore Ravens away game in Ft. Lauderdale/Miami, Florida. Six months in advance, we began planning our trip. We decided to make it a group event; one of the members … Continue reading

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Where did 2013 go?

I have debated what to write in this, my first post in a year.  Should I offer an explanation or just begin posting as if no time had passed? I believe a brief explanation is in order. Early last year, … Continue reading

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The Handmaid’s Tale. A Feminine Dystopia.

The Handmaid’s Tale. A Feminine Dystopia..

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The Secret Lives of Wives By: Iris Krasnow – A Book Review

Sometime around the fall of 2011 (who can believe it is already 2012), I started hearing about this book and I was excited to read it. After all, who doesn’t want to peer into the closets, kitchens, and bedrooms of … Continue reading

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5 Keys to Making and Keeping Your New Year Resolutions.

I found this post and thought it helpful – maybe not as fun as our LUSTY goal setting approach but effective.   5 Keys to Making and Keeping Your New Year Resolutions..

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The Matriarchs

During the holiday season, it is easy to grow melancholy remembering loved ones who are no longer here.  For my family, our Christmas festivities are dampened as we pause to remember our matriarch on the anniversary of her passing. For … Continue reading

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Bedroom on a Budget

My in-laws will be visiting for the holidays and I wanted to provide them a comfortable and welcoming guestroom – on a budget.  Off I went to the local thrift and Goodwill stores in search of furniture and accessories. The … Continue reading

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The Twin Christmas Trees

Sometimes, if we are lucky, we come upon a story that tells itself.  One that only needs someone to put the appropriate words to it to give it life. The Twin Christmas Trees is that type of story. The Twin … Continue reading

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Good Friends, Good Times, Good Memories

Passed to me from a friend too loved to be forgotten The photo was faded and blurry A 110 instamatic, no doubt Time re-wound I was back in that place On that day Sitting beside my friend Others cannot see … Continue reading

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