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    A sad goodbye - Jul 17th, 2010
    I’ve said goodbye to Frieda today and it makes me so sad. I know you’re probably thinking “It was just a car; what’s the big deal?” but she was a very special car to me and saying goodbye is just another reminder of how much my world has changed—for better and for worse—since she first came into my life more than a decade ago. [more...]

    The Fishing Song - Jul 8th, 2010
    Last week I posted a silly ramble about all things fish. That ramble prompted a childhood friend to suggest we grab our poles and head out to Hanson Ponds like we did back in the good ol’ days. [more...]

    I ran; I nearly stumbled - Jul 5th, 2010
    I ran the Runner Stumbles 5K yesterday with my nephew. My cousin and her son joined us, too, which was a fun little treat. I have to say, I thought that my third race without Paul would have been easier, but for some reason I found it emotionally difficult to run this race without him. [more...]

    American pride - Jul 3rd, 2010
    As I was getting ready to head to the homeland for 4th of July weekend, I realized it was high time I switched out handbags. As I’d need to bring my camera and my iPod and loads of candy for the nieces and nephews, I knew it would need to be a slightly larger bag. [more...]

    McKean’s - May 3rd, 2010
    McKean’s Drive-In is the local burger joint in my hometown and is a true institution. When I was in school several of my friends worked there—as did I when they needed the extra hands and I wasn’t already working my waitressing job at the truck stop down the road. [more...]

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