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How on Earth Did THAT Happen?

My kids can confirm this– I never win. I just don’t. It’s not something I’m bitter about, and I don’t feel sorry for myself. Someone has to lose, right? It might as well be me. It doesn’t generally matter what … Continue reading

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Down with the Diva

Every little girl wants to be a princess. Just browse the little girl sections of your local department store and you’ll findĀ apparelĀ of all types adorned with tiaras and bling, usually with the word “Princess” emblazoned on them. But let me … Continue reading

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Before “The Donald,” There Was Arduino

Donald Trump coined the phrase, “You’re fired!” on his reality TV show, The Apprentice. But before the Donald reveled in the firing of well-meaning folks, a young painter’s apprentice exemplified the beauty of integrity and forgiveness. Set in Sixteenth Century … Continue reading

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A New Page

Welcome to 2011. Yes, it’s a new year. And thank goodness for that! I love fresh starts. It’s like Anne Shirley so wisely stated: “Tomorrow is always fresh, with no mistakes in it.” While we’re already more than a week … Continue reading

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