Monthly Archives: February 2020

Que Será, Será

  It’s so funny how things work out. If something is meant to be, you can’t avoid it no matter how hard you try. You might think I’m obsessed with this, and to a certain extent, I am. This topic … Continue reading

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Peanut Allergies

If I had to pick one thing as my favorite food, it would be peanuts and all things that are derived from peanuts (i.e., peanut butter, peanut sauce, peanut cookies). Do-si-dos are my favorite Girl Scout cookies (which are their … Continue reading

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Do Not Disturb!

A few years ago, I began using the ‘Do Not Disturb’ feature on my iPhone. It’s a beautiful thing. At the time, I set it to automatically activate between certain hours at night, and deactivate the next morning, I think … Continue reading

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Broadway Musicals: The Best Way to Spend Your Leisure Time

  I’m a big fan of Broadway musicals. I try to go to NYC to see a Broadway show every chance I get. I saw The Book of Mormon for the first time this past December; I also saw The … Continue reading

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Go Away!

    If you really know me, you know I’m not a mean person, not even a little bit. If someone is a butthead, I’m the type of person who follows the “kill them with kindness” mantra rather than “I’m … Continue reading

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Big Brother is Watching

  Oftentimes, when people talk about Big Brother watching over us, it’s about the offensive, intrusive, and oppressive control a person or institution has over our lives. The concept originated in the George Orwell book, 1984. It is among my … Continue reading

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Chocolate-Covered Bacon

This past weekend, I was reading Travel and Leisure Online, the E-magazine about all things travel-related. I love to travel, and I’m always looking for new and interesting places to visit – or I want to research events and activities … Continue reading

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Judgment and Bias

  I have come to realize that I have some biases about certain things and people. I suppose we all have biases. Frankly, if anybody ever tells you they never judge anybody, they are lying through their teeth. Its human … Continue reading

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It Sets Me Off

I’m generally the most mild-mannered person you’ll ever meet. I’m far from perfect. But, I tend to respond to problems and conflict in an even-tempered way – usually. Until this happens. Let me set the scene. The folks at work … Continue reading

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California Here I Come: My First 2020 Vacay

  “California here I come, right back where I started from.” Well, I didn’t really start there, but those are just words to that old song. I’m all excited about my upcoming trip to San Francisco. I cannot find the … Continue reading

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