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The Alarmed Office

This sign is on the door to the office I work at:Every time I see it, I wonder what’s happened to make our office so nervous. LOL I think that we should put a photo of Edward Munch’s The Scream on the door instead. Or at least an emoji version:Or, for days that aren’t as alarming, […]

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A Berry Meltdown

Today’s lesson: Pay attention! I like to have a bowl of blackberries, blueberries, and raspberries with my breakfast. I buy frozen berries and thaw them in the microwave at 50% power. This morning, I forgot to adjust the power level. Here’s the result:I clearly need to pay extra attention to detail today to avoid making more mistakes! This […]

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Fiery Sunrise

I love it when mornings start in a blaze of glory! This photo was taken from an upstairs window last weekend. I’m too busy getting ready for work on a weekday to stop and take a picture, no matter how inspiring the view! 😉

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A Close Call for North Carolina

Over 60 years ago two United States hydrogen bombs fell by accident onto a field in North Carolina. The fact that they didn’t detonate, and that the work of the disposal team didn’t set them off, is absolutely amazing. After I got over my awe that everyone survived, my writer’s brain kicked in. I’d love to […]

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Happy New Year!

I’m in the process of evaluating 2018 and trying to figure out which, if any, planner system I want to try for 2019. I have to admit that I’m not very good at setting yearly goals down on paper. Even when I do so, I forget to check in and review the goals to keep […]

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmasand Happy Holidays!!One of the cool traditions in the towns around me is that people go out and decorate certain trees along the public walking paths. I alway smile when I spot the decorated trees, as it’s a sure sign the holidays are here. The below photos are of the same tree from this year […]

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Am I In a Time Warp?

All right, something decidedly weird is going on here. I just noticed that for the town I’m in, the Weather app on my iPhone says the sunset is for 5:04 pm. Which makes no sense, as sunset yesterday was just after 6 pm and we haven’t turned the clocks back yet. Perhaps this town is in a […]

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