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shamelessly copying

Sheryl Sandberg is the COO of Facebook.  Ms. Sandberg lost her husband, David Goldberg, the chief executive of Survey Monkey, at the beginning of May.  They were on vacation, there was an accident in the gym, and he died of … Continue reading

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this is what I imagined

We’re at the beach for the long weekend. Our niece and our three “grand” kids are here. The house is full; of people, of noise, and of laughter. This is one of the ways I imagined things would be like … Continue reading

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let’s catch up!

There’s been a lot happening in the seashell household the last 2 years.  For one, we have a new family member who arrived a year ago at Christmas.  Shadow is a black kitty, who is now almost 20 months old. … Continue reading

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It’s like a walk down memory lane

I never really paid attention until today, but your Facebook page is like a walk down memory lane.   I am not someone who posts on there a lot.  I lurk, reading my family and friend’s posts and comment if the … Continue reading

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One Nation Under God

The 4th of July is almost here.  A celebration of the birth of the United States of America.  If you live in a country where you have the freedom to vote, as we do here, and consider yourself a Christian, … Continue reading

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I was traumatized!

I did it.  I went Monday night and got my long hair cut off to donate to Locks of Love.  It was very traumatic, in more ways than one. This is the first time my hair has been this short … Continue reading

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The Florida Weekend

The first weekend in May, we flew to Florida to visit with our nephew, his wife, and their new baby.  Caleb was 7 weeks old.  He’s the first grandchild on Scuba Man’s side of the family, so it’s a pretty … Continue reading

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So I’ve been on hiatus…

… but I’m back now, at least for today, but I make no promises.  The last several weeks have been very busy for me.  It’s also been an emotional roller coaster. I never realized how many people look forward to … Continue reading

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I caved in to the Hunger Games trilogy

I caved in to reading the Hunger Games Trilogy.  After 2 of my nieces and my sister, who has never been much of a reader, raved about the books, I thought they must be something worth reading.  Plus, my niece has … Continue reading

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suicide is not painless

For those of you who have watched the TV show M*A*S*H, the name of the theme song is ‘Suicide is Painless’.  I’m here to tell you it’s not.  Not for anyone. There must be incredible pain for the person committing … Continue reading

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