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Apr.06.2014
There are things that get stuck in my brain or keep me thinking long after I should let them go.  Things that give me pause, if you will.  This weekend a few have occurred to me, and thus this blog off the top of my head. 1) I thought I knew all about Black Friday in the retail sector....
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Feb.14.2014
Just a few little reflections that have crossed my mind lately and thus wanted to get out of my head. First, an update to my hair-story. Basically, as I have mentioned before, I don't have the genetic makeup to spend a great deal of time on my hair.  Nor do I want to (again, part of that...
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Feb.09.2013
Testing, testing….the other day I spent several hours writing a blog post only to have lost it when I hit the Preview button.  In fact, it disappeared without a trace, and frankly, I was extremely upset. Now, admittedly, I could have composed it offline instead of composing it on the site...
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Dec.17.2012
I always have three or four books going at any one time.  Actually, right now, I have five books that I am reading.  In no particular order, I am reading Anna Karenina, a classic written by Leo Tolstoy that will probably take me until 2013 (presuming the Mayans are wrong about the end of...
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Mar.04.2012
New Year's Day has come and gone, and for many, so have the resolutions.  However, I am still working on my resolutions, and while not doing quite so well on my resolution to get in my 10,000 steps a day, I am getting more books read. Now that I have a new pedometer to replace the one that I...
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Feb.24.2011
The other day I was writing about my socks issues.  Perhaps I should say I ended the blog post with the idea of a new trend I may be starting, that is, wearing purposely mismatched socks because so many of my socks are suddenly developing holes.  Rather than tossing out both of them, if only one...