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Throwback Thursday

When my husband and I were first married, we moved to California, where we lived for a year.  It was quite the experience.  We didn’t move to LA where we could potentially hobnob with the stars.  Oh, no, we moved to a small city in San Bernardino County called Twentynine Palms. Although Twentynine Palms is…

A Promise Kept

Jenny raced out of her house, car keys in her hand, and dressed as if embarking on an adventure in the tundra.  Before getting into her Prius, she noticed a tiny, shivering boy sitting alone by the side of the road. “Nicky, did you miss the bus again?” “I’m sorry, Aunt Jenny.  I was making…

Throwback Thursday

I’ve been thinking a lot about India lately.  My first trip to India was in March of 1997 and my brother-in-law just got his visa and will be traveling to India soon.  I’m not sure where he’s going or how much free time he’ll have as he’s going on business.  I can only hope he…

Happy Birthday To Me

Out at sea, no one can hear you scream, no one can come to your rescue. Around midnight, I was startled out of a deep sleep by the sounds of screams coming from the deck.  My family was in trouble. Perhaps I should have stayed where I was, but I had to see what was…

Throwback Thursday

I’ve always been a history buff – my husband would say I’m a nerd; so be it. I love reading Rex Stout’s Nero Wolfe mysteries.  Stout wrote them over a span of 40 years.  Although the characters in his books never aged, they certainly evolved.  The books take place in NYC.  As you read them,…