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I Needed a Rest-But Did I Really Rest? Or. What I’ve Been Up to the Past Few Weeks.

Happy Independence Day!! Old Glory isn’t hanging in front of my home because I am a true believer in proper Flag etiquette. We don’t have a flag pole but I love this symbol of us! As I type this, fingers … Continue reading

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Flower Power, The Yellow Phase and Personal Time Off!

It’s been a moment.  Actually, it’s been longer than a moment. It’s been months of pandemicmania.  And we, in this area of Pennsylvania have now entered into the “yellow” phase.  That means more businesses are opening. Aggressive mitigation my ass.  … Continue reading

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The Bag I Covet. And the One I Bought.

If there’s one activity that I discovered during this pandemic season, it’s the ability to bring new life into an old bag. A sampling of the vintage Coach Bags that I’ve restored during this pandemic. Since the commencement of the … Continue reading

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A Good Book and The Better to See You With!

Let’s go back a couple of weeks. Shall we? We’re taking a little trip back in time! Mother’s Day.  One of the gifts I received was a book. The book was from my daughter, Oona.  Oona knows me so very … Continue reading

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Where Have I Been? A “Heart” felt Answer.

A funny question to ask during this lockdown, isn’t it?  Where are we going besides our homes, and for some, work. Allow me to answer. I’ve been at work.  A never-ending saga of paperwork and faxing and mailing.  Quite honestly, … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to J. Crew. How Did This Happen?

Dear J. Crew: It saddened me to read about your filing for bankruptcy. It downright confused me as well.  For many decades, I’ve been a loyal customer.  My love for you goes way back—even before your flagship store! In fact, … Continue reading

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Beauty in the Time of Corona. Keeping Pandemic Pretty

Ugh.  The title of this post may be offensive given the times we are in but I wanted to touch upon being uplifting during this serious time. In fact, my views on beauty and cosmetics have changed drastically throughout the … Continue reading

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Indoornation-The Corona Chronicles-Week 5. A Simple “Thank You” Will Suffice. Thank You!

We’re on week five of being an indoor nation.  At this juncture, people are becoming antsy.  It’s normal but we have to remember to be safe. I know. I KNOW. It’s becoming difficult but we must persevere! Keep wearing the … Continue reading

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Week Four—A Month of Corona Chronicles? A Birthday. A Hairy Face. And More.

Hard to believe we are now on week four of Indoornation! I’m ashamed to admit that I’m feeling a bit lazy when at home these days. I recline on the sofa instead–but the remote is always in-hand! Don’t get me … Continue reading

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Indoor Nation-Week Three. The Corona Chronicles

First of all, a Happy Easter and Chag Sameach to all celebrating Passover. It’s different this year, but we can still be happy! It’s weird having a non-Easter this year. No Mass. No Chocolate Bunnies. No Easter Baskets. No eggs … Continue reading

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