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Learn More About My Grandparents’ Lives – 90 Years in Review

A few weekends ago, we celebrated Grandma Peggy’s birthday. Friends and family gathered at her neighborhood clubhouse where we looked at the numerous picture displays, shared a luncheon, and toasted her 90 years! In looking over the picture boards on … Continue reading

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Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

After the half marathon on Saturday, I knew my muscles would be even more stiff if I did not move.  So I decided to go for a walk along the lake (no running allowed). I usually run with my phone, … Continue reading

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‘Ello Pumpkin

I’ve been all about the pumpkin this weekend.  On Friday, John and I carved a couple–I made a Franken-gourd (isn’t he cute?!) and John carved a face that looked like it was being suctioned off by a vacuum. For the … Continue reading

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I Don’t Say No to Pizza

After my dad’s heart attack, the doctor sat down our family to discuss what had happened. He explained that even if my dad had been a model citizen with diet, exercise & stress management, that would have only delayed the … Continue reading

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Learn More About My Grandparents’ Lives – The Great Depression

A couple of weekends ago, we had Grandma Peggy over for an 89th birthday celebration.  She and Ed came over on Sunday for lunch, presents, age jokes and cake! As we were chatting, I was amazed by how much life this woman … Continue reading

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Chia Seeds, Hot Cheetos, and Takis

This week has been full of discoveries. First of all, chia seeds are the shizz.  After months of following Kath Eats and drooling over her oatmeal concoctions, I wondered why my oats never looked that delicious.  I use mashed banana … Continue reading

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Learn More About My Grandparents’ Lives – Boy Meets Girl

Last Sunday, my grandparents came over for dinner & Canasta, something akin to competitive rummy.  While you can play in an every-man-for-himself fashion, we prefer to play with two teams of three.  It’s more fun when you have partners in … Continue reading

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