Category Archives: Oakton Community College

A new semester and flooding

The new semester has started and I am back to ESL and French Conversation Hour as well as some Oakton tutoring. I miss the online teaching as the full-time professor needs my French class to stay academically afloat. My sense … Continue reading

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Technology Frustrations and the smell of Venison Goulash

I was slow to get up this morning, so much that MK was actually downstairs before I was, which hasn’t happened in the longest time. I came down and had a leisurely moment after walking the dog and having breakfast. … Continue reading

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For now, it is Pages…

Technology can be annoying, but in this case, I am my own worst enemy. I keep getting messages from the Microsoft people that my 2011 issue of Microsoft Office is no longer being supported. I contacted my good friend at … Continue reading

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An Evening at the Morton Arboretum

We have been wanting to go to the Morton Arboretum for ages. Luckily, a friend of ours is a member and she asked me if we had seen the ‘Illumination’ of the trees in the winter. We had not, so … Continue reading

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Switching roles and political hope

After you have lived together for over forty years, I suppose it is natural for some of one’s natural tendencies to be absorbed into and appear in a spouse. Nonetheless, I was a bit surprised to note that MK was … Continue reading

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