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Yours, mine and ours (?)

February 20, 2019

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My dear Mr. Ken surprised me with some delicious sugar cookies for Valentine’s Day. Except, when I opened them, he said, “I sure love sugar cookies. You can’t eat all of these, can you?” Sigh, so “my” sugar cookies became “our” sugar cookies. 🙂 Advertisements

What’s in a name

February 13, 2019

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As a marketing person, I thought I was immune to all the tips and tricks marketers use to draw you in. I guess not. I was shopping at my favorite food store, Market Basket, and I was very excited to see that they now carry organic milk. Market Basket is known for its low prices […]

The secret to watching the Super Bowl

February 6, 2019

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Yes, I live in New England and I am proud of that fact. Yes, I am proud of our sports teams, but I don’t live and breathe sports. As the annual Super Bowl was upon us and I was not looking forward to suffering through, er sitting through another game of 300 pound men jumping […]

How can you help

January 30, 2019

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As most of you know, my dear cousin Kathryn passed away a few weeks ago. When something like this happens, you want to help, but sometimes you don’t know how. I found that by just being there for her husband and her sons was a comfort to them. I called her husband every day to […]

Finding Joy

January 23, 2019

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It has been a rough few weeks. My dear cousin, Kathryn, passed away after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. She was more like a sister to me, so I felt her passing even more. I was so grateful for the love and support of family and friends during this sad time. I got home […]

Finding more peace

January 16, 2019

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Busy few weeks so not much time to devote to blogging. Here is another peaceful image for you to enjoy. How do you handle super-busy weeks? For me, it is finding some quiet time for reflection and taking a long walk in nature. Image is from Pixabay.com.

Finding peace

January 9, 2019

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Nothing earth shattering this week, just a peaceful scene. This is part of my campaign to find tranquility in my life. I can “escape” by looking at peaceful pictures. How do you find peace? Photo is from Unsplash.com.