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Monday and Tuesday in Paradise

Monday was a day of pampering for me, as if staying here wasn’t pampering enough.  Part of the package for the all-inclusive is a certain number of spa credits.  Of course I took advantage of those.  After spending the morning … Continue reading

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the chocolate lover’s wine

I tried a new wine yesterday, Chocolate Shop.  They call it the chocolate lover’s wine, red wine with natural dark chocolate flavor.  They’re right. When I pour a glass of new wine, the first thing I do is smell it.  … Continue reading

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The Artist

Scuba Man and I went to the movies today, first time in quite a while.  We went to see The Artist.  I must say, he was very unsure of the movie I picked.  He had not heard of it, and … Continue reading

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a good kind of exhaustion

It’s fall here in Virginia.  That means leaves.  Billions of leaves. Ok, maybe not billions, but it feels like it.  With 5 oak trees in our yard and another 8 within 5 feet of our yard, we couldn’t see the … Continue reading

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music in life

Music is a big part of my life.  Hearing a certain song can evoke so many memories and feelings. One of the happiest is hearing the song we danced to at our wedding, Watching the River Run by Seales and … Continue reading

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guitar man

Last night, as I was showering, I heard sweet sounding music.  My husband was serenading me, on his guitar, from the bedroom. Scuba Man has taken guitar lessons from a great instructor here in Richmond, Matt Rise.  Matt enjoys teaching … Continue reading

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another manic monday

Scuba Man is listening to the Bangles, Just Another Manic Monday.  Yep, that’s my day! Up at 5, leave for the bus at 6:10.  Arrive at work at 7, work through lunch and leave to catch the bus at 4.  … Continue reading

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not all voyeurism is bad, is it?

I am a voyeur.  I’ll admit it.  When we are driving at night, I love to look into lighted windows.  Sometimes I see people, sometimes I don’t. I see a man in a garage, tinkering on his car or puttering … Continue reading

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is it wrong for a teacher to also write racy romance novels?

Scuba Man was telling me about this story yesterday and I am amazed it is an issue.  Ms. B, a 10th grade English teacher, is also a successful romance author under a pen name.  Oh yeah, and the novels are … Continue reading

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avon, colorado

Scuba Man and I obviously have a thing for towns called Avon.  The beach house is in Avon, North Carolina.  In August of 2006, we took a vacation and fell in love with the town of Avon, Colorado.  Here’s why: … Continue reading

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