Monthly Archives: May 2011

It ain’t easy being 6

I enjoyed sharing those pages from my 6-year-old journal so much last week . . . that I’m sharing more! The day I made the original post, my cousin June commented: “I remember the Christmas of ’89 (I think) – … Continue reading

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Automated Memorial Day Message

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It’s finally spring

After flirting with the 40s and 50s all through the month of May, Chicago seems to have finally decided that tomorrow it will be springtime–Saturday is the beginning of an 8-day stretch (according to weather.com) that will be solidly rooted in the 70s and … Continue reading

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I’m addicted to book-a-hol

At one point in my compulsive reading I had reached the end of my ‘books to read’ list. So I freaked out, tore my garments, and frantically danced the polka. Then I realized that dancing the polka was accomplishing nothing, so I changed … Continue reading

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