Category Archives: Life

Dedication

(This was written for my summer league team and will be posted on our website, http://www.heritageoakstorpedoes.com) Years ago during the 2012 Summer Olympic Games there was a commercial. I think it was for laundry soap or something (I will look … Continue reading

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Laughing in Red and Green

Admittedly, I have been absent from my blog. Swimming and Halloween and swimming and Thanksgiving and swimming and Christmas parties (we collected THREE shopping carts of toys to donate – thank you everyone who participated!) and swimming and oh, right … Continue reading

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A Week of Meals

Wow. It’s been an age, hasn’t it? I’m sorry for that. I’ve got only one (compound) word for you to explain myself. Bookfair. I am co-chair, one of three, of the book fair at our elementary school. Weeks of planning decorations, … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Marketing Victim

I love fall. Most people love fall. I remember this funny scene from You’ve Got Mail where Tom Hanks writes to Meg Ryan about the joys of fall in New York. The leaves. The air. The brisk-ness. A bouquet of … Continue reading

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Stevia in my Greek Yogurt

Am I the only one who puts Stevia in her Greek yogurt? I hope not, because for some inexplicable reason, it makes me feel guilty. Now, I know that sounds ridiculous, and I don’t mean that literally. I don’t always … Continue reading

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Lamposts

hope, faith, life, love dream, joy, truth, soul e.e.cummings, 1894 – 1962 These eight words keep popping up these days. I see them in Emma as we plan her college visits and her hopes for the future. Dreams of tomorrow. … Continue reading

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The Scary Road

Its dark. Its terrifying. And frankly? Its creepy. You don’t trust it, knowing for sure there is something horrible waiting there, just around that corner you can’t see. You stare off, down through the small opening with the eerily menacing … Continue reading

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