Monthly Archives: July 2010

Mail for Fido

Keeping a blog has been one of my life’s great learning experiences. When I think I’ve tapped into something that may pique interest in potential followers, I get nothing. When I blab about something I think is trivial and silly, … Continue reading

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Is Fido invited?

I grew up in a household with at least one dog. Sometimes there were two and occasionally we had a stray hang around our yard for anywhere from a couple of days up to a couple of weeks. Oh, and … Continue reading

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More San Francisco Vacation Photos

These are great pictures of the San Francisco vacation. Continue reading

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Vacation Portland, Oregon and San Francisco, California

Photos of vacation in Portland, OR and San Francisco Continue reading

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Vacation on the West Coast

brief entry while in San Francisco, CA Continue reading

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More on Men: Fashion forays–into womens clothes

I love men. I am crazy about them from the time they are babies until a fairly advanced age. Not wild about old men…any way, here’s another observation into the world of men–specifically men’s fashion Continue reading

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The Style of Speech

Remember that phase, oh it must have been more than a few years ago? When every statement, fact or observation? Ended in a question? It was so amazing? Because even if you were sitting in a seminar? Bombarded with facts? … Continue reading

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Independence Day Celebration on the Esplanade with The Boston Pops and commericals

Fourth of July on the Esplanade with the Boston Pops! This is why my darling husband (from who’s insane head this lark emerged) and I squeezed onto a packed MBTA train, crammed into a bursting Green Line T and finally … Continue reading

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Bumbling Canoeists Survive Disaster!

The Challenge: write in 140 characters or less your most terrifying incident with nature. Sweetman can’t resist! Here’s my entry: “Canoing Plum Island against the tide, horrific supercell blast. Trapped! Abandoned boat, ran/swam for safety under bridge, barely made it.” … Continue reading

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The wonder of men’s underwear!

Men like to hang on to their underwear. Continue reading

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