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“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”

– Eleanor Roosevelt

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Let's Talk: Introduction

So I told you guys in my 400 Wonderful Followers, Let’s Talk & A  Guest Post?! post, near the start of the month, that I’d be creating a new category AKA series on my blog. 343 more words

Teenager

Book Review: Hissing Cousins: The Untold Story of Eleanor Roosevelt and Alice Roosevelt Longworth By Marc Peyer and Timothy Dwyer (286 pages hardcover)

Alice Roosevelt was perfectly suited for the power that her maiden name bestowed on her.  She was Republican Teddy Roosevelt’s daughter, and was an intelligent and beautiful debutante, with a sharp wit and sometimes acid tongue.  828 more words

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Dolphin

Another first for me: a dolphin cruise, taken in late February from Marco Island, Florida. This particular cruise combines tourism with research; i.e. every time the boat goes out for dolphin research, the two marine biologists/tour guides take tourists with them and explain what they’re doing and why.   116 more words

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ELEANOR AND MY THUMB

“Birthdays are good for you.

The more you have the longer you live.”

Anonymous

October 11, 1951

The United States was fighting in the Korean War. 472 more words

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