Category Archives: Fashion

2014 New Year’s Resolution? All Set!

Ahh, winding down on the close of the old year. Christmas is done and now is the time to look to the future. Resolutions and good intentions were my thoughts as I plunked myself in front of my computer. Lucky … Continue reading

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Over Attached and Monsterous

All right, somebody has to say it and it’s going to be me. This is ridiculous: Here’s a little glimpse of Attachment Parenting. In case you don’t really understand, she’s Mom Enough and the rest of us schlubs are just … Continue reading

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Steroids + Shopping = Very Bad Results

My summer vacation is winding down and it’s been a great summer. Lots of action and fun. Most of the action has been of the natural disaster variety–really. Since January we’ve had blizzards, flooding, tornadoes, an earth quake and a … Continue reading

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Awkward! Awkward!

I’m 48 so it’s safe to say I might be half way though my time on this planet and I’ve been wondering something since I was about eight or ten. When am I going to become sophisticated? Grace, maturity, elegance, … Continue reading

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Sweetman’s take on the Oscars

I watched the entire Academy Awards show last night so forgiveness please, I’m a little sleep deprived. It was a long show and although I’ve become accustomed to a lot less activity this winter, it was still an epic length … Continue reading

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Today I Quite Possibly Found The Most Expensive Useless Gift

Really. Now feel free to challenge me with, “A four-carat diamond belly stud worn by a large person in winter is the most expensive useless gift” and yes, you are absolutely right but I’m never going out to buy a … Continue reading

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Today I Am A Static Queen

It’s that time of year: the temperature drops to below freezing and the humidity level is about 4. I pull on sweater and hear that snapping sound as it goes over my head–and there I am: The Static Queen Things … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween! Salem style

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Yes I do love Halloween. It’s such a great day and so far, the PC thugs haven’t yet figured out a way to inclusively suck all the fun out of it by lobbying to change it to something … Continue reading

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HALLOWEEN!!! and How Not To Ruin Your Children’s Lives

Happy Halloween! I love this time of year, I love creepiness and candy. Confession: I went out for Halloween until I was a senior in highschool. Then I went to college at Salem State College and had the ultimate Halloween … Continue reading

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A Bit of Sadness on a Beautiful October Day

Although it isn’t a tragedy, it is a sad day today. Paul the Octopus will predict no more. He lived a long and full life. Hatched in a tank with 81,000 bothers and sisters in January 2008, he lived each … Continue reading

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