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It may not be warm enough yet for swimsuits, but let’s just say – it you haven’t started thinking about it yet, it’s probably time!  And if you’re like most women, the thought of trying on swimsuits is truly intimidating.  (Couldn’t they please get some better mirrors and lighting in those rooms?  I know…blame it […]

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When I realized that I was going to have to wear glasses all the time (Ugh! Yes, for distance as well as reading), I decided to select a pair that weren’t ordinary and picked a fairly distinctive black pair. Those have evolved into my current pair with red frames around the eyes and tortoise earpieces […]

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Are you planning your summer vacation? Maybe an extended get-away over Memorial Day? Even if you’re an experienced traveler, sometimes it helps to rethink how you approach your plans for what you’re going to do on your travels.  This useful article in Real Simple magazine summarizes some great tips.  (By the way, if you’d like […]

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was sorry…to hear about the deaths of Lily Pulitzer, Annette Funicello and Roger Ebert.  They all made an impact on the fabric of our lives, Lily Pulitzer quite literally.  The brightly colored shifts for which she was known are not my particular style, but they always made me smile. was happy… to hear robins singing […]

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