Monthly Archives: December 2016

Happy Holidays

Wishing everyone out there a Happy Hanukkah, Merry Christmas, and Happy Kwanzaa. May the blessings of the season be upon you whatever you celebrate. I don’t know about you, but I like to leave just the lights on my tree … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice

Today is the winter solstice. The peak time of darkness for the Northern Hemisphere in all of 2016. It was supposed to be the darkest in quite a while, due to a lunar eclipse. I was awake at 0353 Arizona … Continue reading

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When Winter Socks

I have 2 drawers of socks. Okay, I actually have 3, but the hubbinator doesn’t know that. You see, I buy socks for every holiday. My children buy me socks for holidays and movies and TV shows. My hubby buys … Continue reading

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Do you Remember

So, the hubbinator called to let me know that yahoo had been hacked. Again, and that I needed to change my email password. Again.   Which is all fine and dandy until the screen switches to a new page and … Continue reading

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Cozy Up

One of my favorite escapes is reading cozy mysteries. Most of my friends find this weird as I love most science based shows, so why go amatuer for a detective series. Probably because there’s so many cop/forensic shows on TV. … Continue reading

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Things in Motion

We all know the law: Things in Motion tend to stay in motion, things at rest tend to stay at rest. But do you think it applies to people, too? © Francisco Leitão   I was reading an article in the … Continue reading

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A Raw Deal

It’s that time of year again. You know what I’m talking about. December is not just about the holidays, but about the cookies. Now, I don’t know what it’s like at your house but since I’m the head baker at … Continue reading

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Repost-Pearl Harbor

I posted this 6 years ago not long after my great uncle died. Given that today is December 7th, I thought I’d post it again. My great uncle was there the day Pearl Harbor was bombed. This is his story … Continue reading

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A Writer is a Writer, Unless There’s a Course

I attended a workshop a few months ago and asked the expert on how to make money as an author. I was told to stop writing and start teaching. I think my brain got whiplash from such talk. Teachers don’t … Continue reading

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Commercial Holiday

As I put up our Christmas decorations, each one bring back a memory. So thanks to the magic of youtube, here are some commercials that I remember from years past. I certainly felt this way after Thanksgiving:   Getting up … Continue reading

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