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My kind of Spa Day

My fifties have been a roll out of brand new physicians. And it has just dawned on me that I should attempt to make all of my appointments in one day. I will call this my Spa Day. I won’t … Continue reading

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chron·ic (of a problem) long-lasting and difficult to eradicate

Chronically late. That’s not me. Acutely early sounds more like it. In grade school, the one time I was late I was so late that everyone had gone inside by the time I reached the schoolyard. I thought it was … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season

You know that annual Christmas letter you get from Aunty Sue, or best friend Betty-Marie? Yeah, well, this isn’t that. Most Christmas letters make me feel worse about my life choices. I am only slightly sure this isn’t the intention … Continue reading

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My Blue Toilet

Simile: I am like my blue toilet; Out of date and easy to replace. Metaphor: I am my blue toilet, still running after all these years. My function exceeds my outer beauty. I struggle to remain relevant when all seems … Continue reading

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Dateline: Normal

It has been a busy two weeks here in renovation land. The Great Geographer has completed his first ever Boston Marathon, while electricians, plumbers and builders have made my kitchen their warren of activity. The trick for me out of … Continue reading

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