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Sunday’s Saying

“If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.”  Meister Eckhart

Shoppers Start Your Engines, Pre-Black Friday Event At Walmart’s

If you’re a shopaholic who loves the thrill of finding a good deal, take note. Walmart has jumped the gun with a Pre-Black Friday Event that begins this Friday, November 21 at 8:00 a.m.

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Precious Moments

Priceless is such moments as today when I overheard my 9-year-old say while checking out a loose tooth in the bathroom mirror, “I wonder what the tooth fairy does with all those teeth?”

Wordless Wednesday

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Empire State Building

Is A Spelling Test Too Much To Ask?

I sit quietly for 40 minutes as the two young teachers ramble on about chapter books and the importance of breaking out numbers when you do three-digit addition before combusting and interrupting the conversation.

“Spelling tests,” I finally say, locking eyes with the bubbly 30-something steering the conversation and whose blue eyes remind me of the actress Courteney Cox. “You don’t believe in giving spelling tests?”

She lights up. “You’re not the first parent to ask that question,” she says.

I would hope not.

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Here’s To The Ghost Costume

Throwing down a wad of dough on a Halloween costume that will be worn three or four hours at best makes me long for the days when one could go trick or treating wearing an old bed sheet.

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Wordless Wednesday

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Midtown