Tag Archives: The Best Laid Plans

What Was I Thinking ???

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It’s Friday…. And Friday is my day off work. I still work, but often at home and at a more relaxed pace. Because the day was gorgeous, a walk on the beach with The Little Black Dog seemed the Perfect way to … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Holding Out …

Generally, I blog about normal everyday life.  With (mostly) good humor and (hopefully) a degree of perspective. But for the past few months, I’ve held back. Not on purpose. More because I couldn’t FIND perspective. Because this past summer was one of the … Continue reading

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“The Number” on the bathroom scale …

Last week, I took Son to the doctor for a pulled muscle. As I checked in with the receptionist, it occurred to me that I should probably get a strep throat test. I had felt like crap for several days. Horrible headache and sore throat. Just … Continue reading

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I think I could be Ann Curry …

Truly. I would be just fine with a 10 million dollar Golden Parachute. And just for leaving a job? Not a problem. And wouldn’t feel like a failure, either. Continue reading

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My Virgin Experience with Tree Trimmers (and an insect)

Usually, I have my landscaping trimmed back in early spring. This spring was no different. Got the beds weeded. Patio Furniture out. Nothing worse than cleaning up the yard when it is 95 degrees… But for the first time, I … Continue reading

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