Monthly Archives: October 2012

Read it – it’s good…

Originally posted on It’s Nature Karen:
photo credit: I was struck dumb by envy a few days ago. One of my favorite bloggers released an excerpt from her new book and I couldn’t wait to read it. As…

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Sunday Rhyming is Upon Us

It’s word time, my friends ~

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Stick Your Hand Through the Glory-Hole and Wave “Hello!”

One of the perks about going to work, as opposed to working alone, is the hilarious things that are discussed around the lunch table.  I love this story… Many years ago at a previous job, my co-workers and I were … Continue reading

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DPchallenge – There is No “Right” Answer

Obviously, there is a not one ‘right ’answer to the question of whether it is ok to bring children to an ‘adult oriented’ place – such as an up-scale restaurant or a museum.  Each situation depends on the parents and … Continue reading

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A Voting Plea, A Clown Movember and A Six Word Story

I had a really witty post about voting running through my mind – but my total recall was suckage and by the time it translated to paper – well, let’s just say I’m wittier in my mind sometimes. I was … Continue reading

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I Keep a Scrapbook of Our Life Together

I had this post scheduled for this morning – and I changed my mind. I asked my friend to read it and let me know if it’s too much – she gave me wise and loving words – as she … Continue reading

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This is Me

Sometimes when my life takes a new turn Please note, change makes me quiver and squirm Something new came about I’m still sorting it out It’s good; but my stomach still churns Apprehensive Denise Jocoserious Unsure Sesquipedalian Tempestuous Mental Emotional … Continue reading

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Belief Mechanisms & Unintended Consequences

Greetings – For anyone that responded to my Belief Mechanisms post yesterday, I wanted to let you know that I removed that post because it had some unintended consequences between bloggers that I’m fond of – for reasons entirely disconnected … Continue reading

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Morning Cake is the Best Cake

This post is dedicated to my son, Dorian – because early on in his 9 years he told me that he was ‘lucky’ his Mom could bake special things for him and also sagely noted “Mom, did you know not … Continue reading

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MyTeam Triumph ~

I am so proud of my friend Romi and her family – GO LUCAS!

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