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    My Roots

    Between my daughter’s wedding and my great-aunt’s memorial service, I’ve spent a lot of time with relatives and close friends lately. That’s got me thinking about roots.   People’s roots usually have to do with their heritage and their families.…

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    Planning Is a Good Thing

    If you’ve been reading this blog lately, you know I’ve had several setbacks recently. Much of what I thought I’d be doing last month ended up going out the window while I dealt with stuff.  I had to drop a…

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    Not Really Resolutions 1/4/2013

    Many people find New Year resolutions a losing proposition. I did, and I was looking for something that would be more meaningful to me than “Exercise more.” A few years ago, when O Magazine suggested writing priorities, I started doing…

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    Happy Thanksgiving!

    Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday, because it focuses on being thankful for two important things: food and family. Both are very important in my life. I love to cook, and food is both a touchstone and cause for celebration to…