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ARE YOU LISTENING?

As most of you know, I’m losing my hearing so I miss a lot of the conversations that go on around me.  I can’t really enjoy a television show, because it’s hard to determine the plot when you can’t hear … Continue reading

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PROM TIME

(This is my grandson, Josh, who will be graduating from high school next month.) Scrolling through Facebook, you can’t help but notice that it’s spring and young men’s fancies turn to thoughts of . . . well, uh, er, you … Continue reading

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SO YOU WANT TO BE A PARENT …

Someone once said, it’s the easiest thing in the world to have an opinion on parenting and the most difficult thing to actually do?  How true is that.  Grandparents think they’re experts, because they’ve raised a few.  Friends without children … Continue reading

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STOP, ALREADY!

I imagine we’ll be hearing all kinds of stuff about Donald Trump this week.  This whole political season has been so predictable and childish.  It’s about time we stop talking about Trump’s alleged hatred of women and Hillary’s emails.  Let’s … Continue reading

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NOTE TO TWEENS, TEENS AND YOUNG ADULTS

I’ve spent many years instructing young people and even though our world has drastically changed over the years – the basic fears, hopes, dreams and self-esteem of our kids hasn’t. When you go from child to teen you’re entering a … Continue reading

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BACK TO SCHOOL

One of my recurring dreams is not having my children’s lunches packed for school. My kids are long gone and packing lunches is no longer a part of my daily routine, but for some reason that dream keeps popping up.  Maybe … Continue reading

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WALKING IN THE SHOES OF A TWEEN

It’s been over sixty years since I donned my first pair of saddle shoes and poodle skirt. Years have melted away, but a few days with my almost thirteen year old granddaughter,  have caused me to realize that we have a … Continue reading

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