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You Get What You Give

You Get What You Give

A long time ago someone said to me “you get what you give.” I so didn’t get that then. You don’t get what you give, I thought. You get what you get (and you don’t get upset) as I often told my kids when they … Read more

The Happy Scarf

The Happy Scarf

I have a good memory. I’m often on the receiving end of phone calls, emails or texts from friends and family members that start with “what was the name of that guy from college from that class” or “where was that place we used to … Read more

Quiet Time, A Cup of Coffee and My Brother

Quiet Time, A Cup of Coffee and My Brother

I don’t think anyone who knows me now would describe me as a shy person. I’m often the first to admit that I’m pretty chatty and extroverted. My son once famously told my husband that he thought my mouth was going to fall off because … Read more