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Memorial Day Rememberance

I was struggling with what to post this week that would be interesting and topical when I opened Facebook and found my inspiration. We are all planning our Memorial Day weekend parties and celebrations.  Many of us not even giving … Continue reading

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The Unmentionables – A Collection of Short Stories – A Review

The Unmentionables – A Collection of Short Stories by Karen Ranney  My Ladies Drawers The Stocking Twins The Corset Agnes’s Shift Have you ever wanted to be a fly on the wall?  Well, Ms. Ranney takes it one-step further.  She … Continue reading

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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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Up the Face of 50 – LUSTY New Year’s Resolution Challenge

OK, ladies, put down those pencils and stop pounding on your keyboards.  Here is my challenge to you for this, the last week of 2011! Re-write your New Year’s resolutions.  That’s right.  I want you to rethink your personal goals … Continue reading

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Up the Face of 50 – A Holiday Challange

It’s Monday again – already – and time to fess up that I didn’t do so well on my physical challenge last week.  Oh, well – not going to beat myself up.  I went walking twice though and it was … 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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Up the Face of 50 – New Challenges

If I have any regrets in life so far, here they are. As anyone who knows me will agree, I am a rather reserved individual.  There is very little that frightens me.  I have always believed I could do most … Continue reading

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Grave Goods by Ariana Franklin – A Book Review

Another of the books I purchased at the clearance sale was Grave Goods, a novel by the National Bestselling Author of Mistress of the Art of Death and The Serpent’s Tale, Ariana Franklin. The story is set in medieval England … Continue reading

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Stiltsville by Susanna Daniel

On a recent trip to the mall, I happened upon a book store going out of business.  Twenty minutes and fifteen dollars later, I exited with seven new books by authors I was unfamiliar with. One of those books was … Continue reading

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