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Happy “Thanks”giving

Every year I make sure to say “thanks” on Thanksgiving.  I try to write a gratitude list several times a year, but on this day in particular I am steadfast about it.  At dinner we always go around the table … Continue reading

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Rosh Hashanah Reflections

I have never considered myself a very religious person, and have often questioned the actual existence of God. Of course I believe in “something”, but I am not a traditionalist who thinks that that something is a single God. Clearly … Continue reading

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2011 Reflections

It is almost the end of another year.  It is hard to believe that 9/11 happened over ten years ago, changing the lives of so many, including my family. Time flies by, especially as we age.  We have to enjoy … Continue reading

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You Wait and Wait and Then It’s Over

Anticipation.  The story of our lives.  I remember as a little girl, driving my parents crazy about my birthday.  “350 days until my birthday,” I would sing. “Today is my half birthday!” I would report. Nobody cared. “100 more days … Continue reading

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My Three Men

There are three men who have changed my life, all for the better.  As Thanksgiving approaches I would like to pay homage to each. 1) My Dad.  He brought me into this world, and taught me to enjoy each day … Continue reading

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Las Vegas Recap – Day 1

First of all, I won $607 on the Megabucks machine! My unlucky streak seems to have come to an end after only sixteen years! I think being married has brought me new luck (though not if you count my early … Continue reading

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Happy 80th Birthday Daddy!

OMG! What does it mean that my father is turning 80 tomorrow??? A few things: 1. He is old; 2. Great genes run in my family (at least on one side); 3. I am old! I remember my Dad’s 40th … Continue reading

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