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What happened to 2010

2010 year in review

  I cannot believe just how fast 2010 flew by… Maybe it was because the first half of the year we were literally “shoveling” ourselves out of the 5+ feet of snow that cursed the Metro DC area, or maybe it was the culmination of the fastest 4 years of my daughter Sarah’s education-college, or […]

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The gift of friendship

hadley and friends

  “If ever there is tomorrow when we’re not together… there is something you must always remember. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. But the most important thing is, even if we’re apart… i’ll always be with you.” ~Winnie the Pooh Best Friends… What is a […]

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Disney Girls Gone Wild

female teen stars

Miley Cyrus, Vanessa Hudgens and Jamie Lynn Spears. (Vanity Fair, Chris Pizzello/Associated Press, Lucas Jackson/Reuters What is up with parents of teens these days? I just don’t understand…. I know the world has changed greatly since we were teens but my goodness are parents just not being “parents” anymore? Are they so interested in their […]

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So did I ever tell you about my husband…?

photo courtesy of Washington Post Many of you “know” him… and have seen him on a “daily” basis and not even realized it! Nope he doesn’t work for the CIA or he isn’t a News Commentator or Movie Star. He is a very simple man who became an entrepreneur out of necessity to help our […]

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I had a “moment”


  I was fortunate the other day to get an hour to run out of the house and get my nails done; I promised myself during my “wellness makeover” that once a week I would do “something” for “myself” and this week it was the nails, which I might tell you were broken and looking […]

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Just like it was yesterday

Dear Sarah, Well I’m supposed to write a letter to you which reflects what you have meant to us over the last 21 almost 22 years in one page? Wow, that is going to be a little hard because what you have given us in your 21 years is sooo much more than a pages […]

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