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Happy Birthday George Harrison - You Were Part of My First and Best Concert!

When talk of first concerts comes up, I always sit quietly, smugly waiting for my chance. Then, as casually as possible I say, “My very first concert was a Beatles concert at Cleveland Stadium in 1966.” People’s jaws usually drop. 703 more words

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Tender boat captains

I have a had a variety of experiences. I think sometimes I forget a lot of them. So when reflecting back on my friendship with Jennifer, I smile and laugh. 237 more words

The World's Greatest Sleepers

I was at work last week, fighting a nasty bout of  bronchitis and kept nodding off at my desk. I thought I was being very sly, but someone walked past, noticed and mentioned it to me. 529 more words

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Memories of Smell

Memories of Smell

Memories of smell seem to linger on

Embedded in our minds long after they’re gone

The smell of Mom’s sugar cookies gooey and sweet… 178 more words


The end of a good era. What's next?

Today was hard. Very hard. It still is. It’s raw. I was not expecting the kind of emotion I have felt, which, by the way, kind of feels like a bad breakup. 539 more words


What Will Change in a Year?

I have a love/hate relationship with Christmas. I love it. I love the decorating — filling the house with all my favorite things from Christmases past, laughing and remembering as we put up our ridiculous ornaments, baking, and being with family and friends. 714 more words

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-1 degree....time to write another blog...

Yes, it’s been awhile…a long while….oh, how I’ve missed the lazy days of summer spent on the lakes in Ely.

Summer seems so far away and yet, I know it will return again.   131 more words

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