Monthly Archives: November 2011

A Blog Topic Can Keep You Current-Even If You Aren’t Interested

Background: When you have a blog you can see some of the ways people find your site.  They may google a certain topic-for example, “scotch and chocolate” and since there’s a blog about that subject on my blog they may click … Continue reading

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Being Behind the Curve Can Put You Ahead

Technology: a true story I have owned an iPod for several years.  It was a gift from my husband who thought it was time for me to come out of the dark ages when it came to music listening devices. … Continue reading

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MASS MoCA-Not a Large Specialty Coffee

Not all that long ago we took a road trip.  We journeyed quite a distance into and across the states of New York and Massachusetts.  We were well inland during the trip.   It was late fall and there was … Continue reading

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It may not change things…but it’s cathartic

A Take on Retirement by a Columnist Yesterday I read an interesting viewpoint put forth by Margaret Wente of the Globe and Mail.  She wrote the article after 92-year-old Andy Rooney died one month after leaving work.  I must say … Continue reading

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Cleve

The International Writers Festival wrapped up recently in Ottawa.  I took in several events.  It is wonderful to have some time to do that sort of thing when one is beyond full-time work.  I have eyed the events at the … Continue reading

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Friday Food-Simply Biscotti #9

The ninth sweet treat from the dessert counter at Simply Biscotti Lemon Meringue Tart Calories burned: bike ride on a sunny November day to enjoy coffee with friends and the lemon meringue tart= 350 Calories consumed: in a lemon meringue … Continue reading

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