Monthly Archives: December 2011

Letting go of expectations during the holidays

After reading the Classic Peanuts comic strip in this morning’s paper I said to my husband, “Lucy is expressing my sentiments.” In this, she tells her brother she always wants to get her way and when he assures her this … Continue reading

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Seasonal affective disorders

My walking partner suggested I blog about the weather. No, not a rant about the rain or an excerpt from the National Weather Service’s seven-day forecast. She came up with this idea after recalling a conversation she had with a … Continue reading

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Play dates are for adults

I didn’t have my first play date until I retired. We didn’t have play dates when I was a kid. When I wanted to play, I either called ahead to make sure a friend was at home or wandered over … Continue reading

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