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Entries from September 23rd, 2009


September 23rd, 2009 · No Comments · eating, family, Musings, photo of the week

This is a photo of a cake my daughter made for her daughter’s third birthday which we celebrated just 3 days ago.  I’m posting here to celebrate another birthday as well – to my hubbie of 37 years.  I was with him at his 21st birthday and here we still are!  Life is deeply appreciated […]

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September 21st, 2009 · No Comments · family, Musings

I’m beginning to think a sign that one grows “old,” is a constant reflection on time! “In one’s youth every person and every event appear to be unique.  With age, one becomes much more aware that similar events recur.  Later on, one is less often delighted or surprised, but also less disappointed.” Albert Einstein, “Letter […]

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Health care for children is a right

September 4th, 2009 · No Comments · Children, Musings

not a privilege.   Although I’m not a fan of celebrity statements on political issues, I do appreciate when they use their ability to have media coverage, and they are well researched to make a statement. Today I found a blog entry by one of the actresses of Desparate Housewives talking about the need for all […]

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Mother Memory

September 2nd, 2009 · 4 Comments · Children, family, Musings, travel

I had a delightful visit with my daughter this past weekend; just the two of us with a little time at the end spent with the grandbaby when she came home from a trip with her father.    Each visit reminds me of how time passes, and yet how important it is to enjoy the present […]

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September 1st, 2009 · No Comments · Musings, My Goals

“All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. Great works are often born on a street corner or in a restaurant’s revolving door.” —  Albert Camus Another school year begins for me today — and for so many more over the next few days. I hope, as a teacher, that I support […]

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