Monthly Archives: November 2010

Except When Milk Comes Out of My Nose

‘Tis the day–in fact, the season–of giving thanks for all the goodness in our lives.  Like so many others this Thanksgiving Day, I am grateful for the family and friends who enrich my life in so many magical ways, just … Continue reading

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Sometimes Ignorance Really Is Bliss

There are some things I don’t need to know, and there are even more things I just don’t want to know.  To the media:  You have told me more than I ever wanted or needed to know about Lindsay Lohan’s addictions, … Continue reading

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The Heebie-Jeebies!

I am typically not easily frightened.  I’m not afraid of the dark, I don’t mind being home alone, and I find most horror movies to be ridiculous in their unbelievability.  I am also not easily disgusted.  After all, I’ve raised … Continue reading

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Lovin’ Spoonfuls

I am not a hugger–at least, not a relaxed, comfortable one.  I envy those who are, and I fervently wish I could be one of them; I wish I could throw my arms around the world with reckless abandon and squeeze … Continue reading

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I Believe

I believe in truth, justice, and the American way.  I believe in the love of family, the comfort of friends, and the loyalty of labrador retrievers.  I believe in freedom of speech, freedom of religion, and freedom to make my … Continue reading

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