Tag Archives: Family Stuff

Happy New Year!

Hello and Happy New Year to you all! I hope you enjoyed your holidays and that 2013 is treating you kindly so far. As for me, I am really happy to see the last of 2012. While there were definitely … Continue reading

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After the Storm

Hey folks! Just checking in to say that everyone here weathered Hurricane Sandy as well as could be expected. We’re all safe and our house came through undamaged. We lost electricity and internet access for a couple of days (which … Continue reading

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The Emotional Toll of Sharing Books.

Recently my aunt had to go in for surgery and was looking for book recommendations so she could have something good to read while recovering. When she asked me, I gave her a long list of some of my favorite … Continue reading

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Checking in

Life has been surprisingly busy lately. Usually, I am bored out my mind by this point of my summer vacation but this year I seem to be doing better at keeping myself entertained and out of trouble. Jewelry Design / … Continue reading

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Moments of Poetry

Billy Collins once wrote that the trouble with poetry is that it encourages the writing of more poetry. I think he may be right because today I was inspired to write not one, but two poems.  I hope you like … Continue reading

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Congratulations!

Congratulations to my cousin, Joseph, and his lovely bride, Samantha. I wish you every blessing in your new life together. I would also like to say that I had a great time at the wedding!! You guys really know how … Continue reading

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Rocking Out at Rob’s Birthday Party

I was supposed to be writing a paper and studying today but who am I kidding? I am so fried from everything that has been going on lately (planning and running Rob’s party), writing papers, getting sick, dealing with family … Continue reading

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Idea for the party….

Rob and I went to a Party store to pick up some items for his Rock Band Party this weekend. While we were there, we saw a piñata shaped like an electric guitar. We had the idea to get it … Continue reading

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Introducing a new member of the family….

A few months ago, my sister brought a stray cat into the house. He had belonged to a neighbor down the block but they abandoned him but he wasn’t adjusting well to life as a feral cat and my sister … Continue reading

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An Insanely Busy Weekend.

Last weekend, before I got sick, I was extremely busy. Friday Night – Rob and I went to I-CON, a science fiction convention that we used to volunteer for. Initially, Rob and I weren’t planning on going to this year’s convention. We … Continue reading

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