Monthly Archives: April 2012

Pretty in Pink

My favorite rose bush bloomed. One of the things I was going to miss when we moved from Virginia to California was tending to my rose bushes. Luckily, the new house has 4 rose bushes. Two have dusty purple blooms, one … Continue reading

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Lost & Found

The really close friends I have, I made in childhood, the closest of which, I met in 6th grade.  Funny when you think of things like that, as my son is now in 6th grade, and I know he won’t … Continue reading

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21 Suggestions For Success

I found this on the internet years ago, and it still rings true. 21 SUGGESTIONS FOR SUCCESS 1. Marry the right person. This one decision will determine 90% of your happiness or misery. 2. Work at something you enjoy and … Continue reading

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I Stumbled

Picture ref: http://www.vggallery.com/painting/p_0779.htm    I stumbled, and fell. When I got up and looked around, there was no one in sight. I thought I saw you in the distance, but it was only your shadow, walking into the night. I have … Continue reading

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You From Jersey? Me Too!

Say what you will about people from Jersey, but there is a bond that can bridge even the roughest of times. It is even a touchstone during difficult business negotiations.Today, I was able to diffuse a potential problem at work, … Continue reading

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Stuff My Son Says

Him: Mom, why do some women wear so much make-up?Me: Some women wear it to feel better about themselves, but some really need it.Him: Hmmm, how do you know the difference?Me: Whether they use a brush or a spatula.Him: Huh?Me: … Continue reading

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Sometimes Ignore is Your Friend

Sometimes I post things that make me giggle. Sometimes I post things that make me gasp. Sometimes I post things that make me shake my head. Sometimes I post things that are uplifting, have a positive message, and are meant … Continue reading

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