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Just another day…

I hate breaking a routine but this is just one of those days. I awakened to the cold air coming from the window next to me and the banging of the blinds on the window. I really prefer having a … Continue reading

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Typical winter to summer weather…

  As always, Chicago has little, if any, true spring. The other day, we were dying in the intense humidity and heat of the eighties toward the nineties and when we went out in the late afternoon, suddenly the heat … Continue reading

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A brilliant woman and colleague: Ludmilla Coven

  She never stopped, never.  I am guessing that even as the cancer attacked her body, that she still hung on like crazy. I saw it written in her obit that she took on teaching Yiddish at the local Senior … Continue reading

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Undecorating or downsizing the Christmas decorations

  I had originally decided to take down the Christmas decorations, starting on Monday. I was communicating with a friend in Minnesota  and decided to start today. For years now, taking down the Christmas decorations means taking most or almost … Continue reading

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Christmas 2021

It has been a year. I feel as if I should not be writing as if it were the end of the year, but factually, we are very close to that. It has been a year of some of the … Continue reading

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