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Catching a cold and other fun stuff

It’s bad enough to be catching a cold – WHERE THE HELL IS MY VITAMIN C?????????? – but hubby is right there beside me, sniffing and sneezing and he won’t take THE DAMNED VITAMIN C! Maverick thinks that this is … Continue reading

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Things I don’t understand

Why did I write out detailed directions for a semester long project, and make sure those directions are in at least three places in the course, only to have students turn in anything but what those directions tell them to … Continue reading

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It’s a smaller place than we think

I can’t remember how many years ago I started following this lovely blogger https://rachelmankowitz.com/. She has introduced me to more than a few wonderful things over time, and tonight was another of those times – with a post she wrote … Continue reading

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The demise of an American Icon

My husband retired this week He spent 28 years working for Harley-Davidson The first time we met, he drove past the plant and told me proudly that he’d worked there for 14 years. Later we went out and fed the … Continue reading

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Early mornings

I am a confirmed night owl, have been since I can remember, although my mother would often tell me that when I was a wee thing, I would insist my father get me up when he got up at the … Continue reading

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A shameless plug

One of my dear friends just started a blog https://steven-speaks.com/?%3F%3F and you really need to follow her. ūüôā

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May the Angels sing you home

I’m not sure you believed in them, but that doesn’t matter. As if Christmas wasn’t already a time of sadness this year, word comes that someone I loved for many a long year, has suddenly died. No warning, no time … Continue reading

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When you’re out of Biofreeze

and he decides it’s a good time to jump all over you.¬† ¬† Today I had a bone density test.¬† ¬†Way to make a girl feel old!¬† ¬† Apparently, when you reach a “certain age,”¬† you have to get all … Continue reading

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The Monster Outside

It’s 1:30 in the morning and Maverick has decided that there’s a monster outside.¬† ¬†This monster will only be defeated by loud and continuous barking.¬† ¬† Nothing will convince him otherwise.¬† ¬† Giving in to the incessant barking, because my … Continue reading

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Mob mentality and public shaming

I got slammed on Facebook for saying this.¬† ¬† ¬†Someone posted a picture of a license plate with the caption,” Share the hell out of this!¬† ¬†This bitch didn’t stop for a bus and this needs to go viral!”¬† ¬† … Continue reading

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