Category Archives: Life in General

No More Noogies

Last night a family friend died. In fact Rick was more like a second dad to me. He, his wife, and my mom all belong(ed) to the same Sunday School class/group, and the long-time members often helped my mom with … Continue reading

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My thoughts this 10th Anniversary of 9/11

Since 2001, the anniversary of that day has become a national day of mourning and reflection; actually, it is a global day of mourning. We’ll remember where we were when it happened or when we found out in addition to … Continue reading

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Memories of Pigzilla

I’m a dog person, I swear. However, while I lived in NY after college my coworkers thought I was a cat person, as demonstrated by various gifts I received. I understand their belief in my being a feline aficionado because … Continue reading

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Creative Passwords

In this technological age, we must create codes to identify ourselves. For our protection, not only do we need user ids or other account numbers, but we also need personal identification numbers (PINs) and passwords. Unfortunately, one aspect of this … Continue reading

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Crustless Quiche/Baked Frittata

In the pursuit of a healthier lifestyle (or to soothe the qualms of my family and doctor, depending on my mood) I’ve placed myself on a strict diet. This diet consists of about 5 to 7 meal replacements offered by … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the December 26, 2010 Blizzard in NYC/Long Island

While visiting my parents on eastern Long Island (LI) Christmas Day, I checked the weather for Sunday and Monday to determine my return home. To my surprise I found winter storm warnings suggesting 6 to 12 inches of snow in … Continue reading

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Do Marriages Ending in Divorce Ever End?

Some decisions made during the process of divorce leave me flabbergasted. What was once thought to be love can often disintegrate into a spectacle of vengeful behavior. This fight has lasted through the centuries — in the most spectacular example of Medea … Continue reading

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