Tag Archives: Music and Coffee

CrockPot Mania

my sister arrived for my birthday…the crock-pot emerged from the bowels of our cabinets…. my sister is a fanatic foodie….me, not so much! the world of make believe is amazing….we go shopping …. buy goodies for the crock-pot and I … Continue reading

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Coping …all in a day….

i’m going to try hard to be the best i can be …. there is hardship in my life now, however, i have a house over my head… i’m going to look for one good thing a day to pay … Continue reading

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Library etiquette…? Yes, I’m in the Hamptons…yes, it is fun. Yes, it is beautiful. Yes, I can walk on the beach everyday. Yes, I’m blessed with an amazing library — videos, computers, books, books, books and endless programs! From one … Continue reading

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Confessions of a caregiver and Morning Joe Junkie

it really isn’t just another day. i’m treating today as a special day. i don’t know how to be a caregiver…i’m finding no one really cares and you have to trudge along on your own. you are born into this … Continue reading

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Strike Three —

i can’t believe it — he said no to the “ask” for help.  i want to be nice and yet all i see is the death of a spirit to me.  he had luxury, riches and family and now he … Continue reading

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Home for the Summer?

Good morning Mom, just a quick note to tell you Mildred and I are arriving at 12:30 and have appointments in Newport most of the afternoon. We should be home by 8:00 tonight and will have dinner with you all. What ever … Continue reading

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Model Figure

Raining, pouring and I’m eating my toasted bran muffin in my local hangout. It is Memorial Day weekend….two 5’10” models come in and order black coffee….how depressing. I feel like Cher to their Giselle. Sandra Dee could keep them company….me…not … Continue reading

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Library Loud with Laughter?!

I’m at the library — I could be on a plane before take-off.  People are talking, phones are ringing, the reference manager is making dinner reservations….am I at Starbuck’s or Darby’s?  The patrons are discussing their bursitis, problems with kids, … Continue reading

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Beauty and the Beholder

Today is an ugly day …..I’m trying.  Every one wants us to “lean in”…..how can we “lean in” when we don’t start at the top?   It is Friday…..I tried to perform an act of kindness this week….my ugly day … Continue reading

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Is anyone listening?

Is anyone listening?  The news is stale, the food is free of preservatives, the family is a comet in the sky…exploding in so many directions. What next?  I want to scream our story on MSNBC…..we must take care of own! … Continue reading

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