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Going Gray. Head or Heart?

Going Gray. Head or Heart?

…or, I want to be like Helen… There are so many fun things that happen to your body as we approach and cross over into our 60’s. One of the few times I’ve quoted Browning… “let me count the ways…” There are too many changes …continue here—>

Beautiful Holiday Table – #IFIWTL

Beautiful Holiday Table – #IFIWTL

How do you decorate for the holidays? Do you put up a Christmas tree, hang a wreath on the door, perhaps put a few Santa chachkies and candles around? That’s what I do. With no kids at home, there’s not a lot of holiday fanfare. …continue here—>

Cashmere – If I Won the Lottery (#IfIWTL)

Cashmere – If I Won the Lottery (#IfIWTL)

If you won the lottery, what would you do? This isn’t meant to be a math lesson on probability, just an invitation to dream. And by dream, in this case, I’m talking about fluffy daydreams – not big, Law of Attraction dreams. (Which I believe, …continue here—>

Health Insurance – HELP! What a F#c*ing nightmare!

Health Insurance – HELP! What a F#c*ing nightmare!

I’ve been very fortunate throughout my life to have had health insurance through an employer directly or, for the last couple of years, as a dependent. In 2017 I quit working full time and became Kurt’s dependent (chuckling under my breath at THAT one). Kurt …continue here—>

Life Flashes Before Your Eyes

Life Flashes Before Your Eyes

“Your life flashes before your eyes”. That used to be a scary thing, but now we have smartphones. Documenting your life is an everyday thing now.  I read an article about Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick that made me think of that phrase. Kevin and …continue here—>

“OK, Boomer”

“OK, Boomer”

Yes, we’re “over 60”. We belong to the “Baby Boomer” generation. I think about these statements as specifying a category one might put me in, not who I am. “Ok Boomer” is the latest meme to take over social media and it references those of …continue here—>