Category Archives: Life

Five Things That Could Have Ruined My Vacation

When I was in the throes of wedding stress many decades ago, someone told me that anything that goes wrong will just make for better stories down the road. I’m not sure how receptive I was to that perspective at … Continue reading

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Listening To Church Bells In Bremen

The market square in Bremen really is a central part of the town. It’s surrounded by several churches, lined with a few cafes, near the building that has one of the city’s two public restrooms (although using it will cost … Continue reading

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Five Games We Like To Play

When my son was home from college we spent a lot of time playing games. He’s very good at strategy games and also seems to be very lucky, so it was quite a thrill when I was able to beat … Continue reading

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Five Goals On Turning 50

I was going to skip this week’s Friday 5 2.0 link up because I already shared my fitness-related goals/resolutions in my Runfessions post and will be sharing my non-fitness goals in tomorrow’s Ultimate Coffee Date post–please stop by and join us! … Continue reading

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~Namaste~

Namaste. We say it at the end of yoga class, but it is a traditional Hindu greeting. Namaste. I say it at the end of yoga class, even though some Christians think it’s blasphemy. (My priest would disagree.) Namaste. I didn’t … Continue reading

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