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  • The art of marriage

    He knows just about everything there is to know about me and, to my complete amazement, continues to stick around. I know him so well that it ...

  • Tree trimming — version 1.0

    By the time supper dishes were cleaned up, I couldn’t haul on my jammies fast enough. Well, they aren’t really pajamas, more like a lounge set. ...

  • Let there be light

    It’s the anticipation of Christmas. The joy of knowing you’ll see friends and family you don’t always get to spend time with. Happiness because ...

  • Life lessons

    And the stuff we used to think were big priorities? Well, those really don’t matter as much anymore. Extra wrinkles? Earned every one of them. ...

  • Seduced, indeed

    While we were driving back home, the sun was rising and our world was coming alive. This dear friend of mine is a joy to know. You just cannot be ...

  • Where did all the goblins go?

    Everyone. That would explain what had to be a surge in doorbell sales on Nov. 1. With hundreds of button presses in one night, surely all our ...

  • The clock is ticking, sadly

    Of all the things I don’t particularly care for with the pending colder season, having the clocks fall back is right up there with the worst of ...

  • Laughing at and laughing with

    It was St. Patrick’s Day weekend and he and I were going to enjoy local, talented Irish performers on the most famous little street in St. ...

  • Wiser and warmer with age

    Wisdom and experience truly are the most liberating teachers. Don’t want to go to that event you always dread, but attend anyway? The younger you ...

  • Eating for two

    Oh yes, I am and have always been an eater. Nearly 25 years ago, hubby and I took a driving vacation together through the eastern United States. ...