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A couple of my long-distance friends – one lives in Minnesota and the other in Ohio – and I were chatting via Facebook last night while watching an episode of … Continue Reading →

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A Coffee and Some Thoughts Friday

Hey-o, all! I hope the past week has treated you well; and if it has not been a good one, may rays of sunshine soon start illuminating your dark skies. … Continue Reading →

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A Coffee and Some Time Away Friday

“For travel to be delightful, one must have a good place to leave and return to.” -Frederick B. Wilcox This first week of Jeff’s and mine summer vacation has been … Continue Reading →


Some Summer Reading

I discovered unless I’m going to Fiji for eight days, there is no point in bringing a lot of books with me when I go away on a vacation. The … Continue Reading →

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I have had to make a conscious effort the last couple of days to relax. Work was very busy up until the final workday minutes this past Friday, and immediately … Continue Reading →