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THE GREAT MOVE, Continued…

For those just tuning in, here’s a quick summary: –Rosemarie and I have decided to move after 22 years in our current home.  We want to/need to downsize. –Because we don’t have a gazillion bucks stashed away, we need to … Continue reading

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BUCKEL UP SPARKY…IT’S A GO!

For the past year Rosemarie and I have been talking about moving. We’d go back and forth on the good, the bad and the ugly of contemplating such an idea.  The entire process of just thinking about it, trying to decide … Continue reading

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RANDOM THOUGHTS FROM MY THINKING CHAIR

It was a beautiful day here in South Florida.  My Cubs game in Chicago was postponed due to rain and snow.  Snow???  This is mid-April for cry’n out loud.  Who wants to live in a climate that snows halfway through spingtime…not this stay-at-home hermit.   … Continue reading

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THINKING HOW YOU THINK

Now that I am almost midway in my 70’s I realize once again my thinking has changed. This, I have found, is perfectly normal, just as I have changed my way of thinking through other stages of my life.  Circumstances … Continue reading

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Everything’s Just Ducky Around Here

Maybe in your neighborhood you have to worry about fast drivers, kids playing in the streets, potholes that eat tires and keep wheel alignments shops busy.  Yeah, I remember all those things when I lived in the northeast USA, but … Continue reading

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2 QUESTIONS…Correction: Only 1 Question!

Well, the BIG SINGLE question is: What the hell has WordPress done???? WordPress, for those of you who do know know it from mashed prunes, is the technical host of Marc’s Blog. It provides the space, the server and all … Continue reading

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Hello 2019

Okay, the Christmas lights are all taken down and packed away.  The tree was picked up off the front lawn and taken away by the Used Christmas Tree truck.  The last of the leftovers were cleaned out of the fridge … Continue reading

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REFLECTIONS

I always get a bit reflective this time of year. Perhaps you do too.   It’s a good time to look back and assess where you are, what you’ve achieved or experienced and then get ready for the next round.  There … Continue reading

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FAMILY MATTERS…THE BROTHER ISSUE

Just a quick note first… WordPress, like so many Internet services, has to constantly look for ways to implement things that disrupt your work.  In this posting you may notice some words are highlighted and have turned into hyperlinks. I … Continue reading

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THE ANNUAL BATTLE OF THE LIGHTS

I think Christmas lights are manufactured by the devil.  They exist only to frustrate methodical people like me.  By methodicalI mean those of us who label the lights as we put them away each year so that we know exactly which bush or … Continue reading

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