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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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Indoornation! What I’ve Been Up to During Week Two. The Corona Chronicles.

It’s becoming increasingly difficult to stay indoors.  I realized this when, this morning, I heard the happy voices of unsupervised children in our neighborhood.  What I found utterly disheartening was the inconsideration of the parents of these children. There are … Continue reading

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Social Distancing—And What I’m Doing!

Not gonna lie.  It’s tough out there—or rather in there at this time.  Social Distancing is now a way of life. Social Distancing is real! Luckily for me, I’ve been social distancing ever since I moved to the Philadelphia area … Continue reading

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I Did Another Thing. Bought a Vintage Louis Vuitton Bag and Cleaned It Up!

Last year, for my 64th birthday, I received the second-best birthday gift of my life.  The number one greatest birthday gift I received was on my 13th birthday when my brother, Pete, was born.  Unfortunately, he is no longer with … Continue reading

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