Monthly Archives: March 2012

Quarterly report #4: 101 things in 1001 days

4th quarterly report: January – March, 2012 I’ve completed 45 things during my first year of 101 things in 1001 days. Bring on the spring! Tasks completed: #18. Go snowboarding: Slide, fall, struggle, repeat: My first snowboarding lesson. #22. Complete … Continue reading

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Sleepers: 10 more movies you’ve never seen, but should

Link to first list: 10 movies you’ve never seen, but should Some of these movies are sleepers; some are beloved ones that you may have forgotten. Here are 10 more movies you’ve never seen, but should: one all-time favorite movie … Continue reading

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Hair today, gone tomorrow

Congratulations to my husband for shaving his head to support the fight against cancer. He looks pretty great, doesn’t he? Thanks for the support. Randy’s St. Baldrick’s Donation Page Update–The video:

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My Antonia Didn’t Change, But I Sure Did

My Ántonia Didn’t Change, But I Sure Did Deep in the pages of My Ántonia, I was shocked to find that the fortunes of the title character, an impoverished Bohemian girl, had changed since the last time I’d read the … Continue reading

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My husband’s going bald, and I like it

My husband’s going bald, and I like it. Randy’s shaving his head on March 19 to raise money for cancer research. A donation of any amount would be greatly appreciated. Or, you could just wait for the “after” pictures! Randy’s … Continue reading

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That’s the Way the Fortune Cookie Crumbles

This is part of a series, “Scene from a memoir I haven’t written yet.” Photo by Team Dalog That’s the Way the Fortune Cookie Crumbles Each person cracked open the crisp, sweet cookie to reveal the fortune inside. Laughing, groaning, … Continue reading

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