Category Archives: Life in general

Three things needed for a good life

The other day, I had a yearly physical at my doctor’s office. I really like her. I don’t always agree with her, even politically. I must say that MK hit the nail on the head as she said that our … Continue reading

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Notre Dame was burning.

Yesterday, a horrific sight occurred in Paris. I was on a conference call and someone on the call said, by the way, have any of you seen what is happening in Paris? Notre Dame is on fire. Frankly, we couldn’t … Continue reading

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Snow on the ground and soon to be in the 50s

They are cold, really cold, the morning walk registered a cool twenty-nine degrees and the daffodils, having finally crowned themselves in gold, are not happy. I am not either as I would have liked to really enjoy the fruits of … Continue reading

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Surprise! It’s snowing!

I woke up and looked out the window. It was snowing. Okay, so it’s Chicago, and it snows in Chicago, but it is mid-April! I should know better, because if memory serves me correctly, our first son was born on … Continue reading

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Oh, my aching back!

Aging has its way of beating a person up, doing things to the person that seemed, perhaps, unlikely or even impossible. I used to be over 5’ 10” and now I am down to 5’ 8,” not something I overly … Continue reading

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