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Happy Hallowee-e-e-e-e-n!!!

Well, with no little ones around these days to take Trick-or-Treating, I think I’ll just “treat” myself to a night in watching the scariest movie I have, “Hocus Pocus”, and a special Halloween dinner: a bacon-wrapped weenie with all the … Continue reading

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A Good Time Was Had By All . . .

Taking some time off is one thing, but two whole months is a bit much, even for me. Sad news.  Our darling cat Gizmo died in his sleep on June 1st. He’d been a joy and a blessing in our … Continue reading

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Something to celebrate!!  It is not Mexican Independence Day, as many people mistakenly believe. It is, however, a celebration of Mexican heritage and pride, commemorating the Mexican victory over French invasion forces at the Battle of Puebla, May 5, 1862, … Continue reading

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Where were you on the first Earth Day?  Were you here on the first Earth Day? Forty-three years ago the first Earth Day was celebrated.  It was a crisp, clean spring morning in Southern California.  I was a freshman struggling … Continue reading

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For the past week I’ve been actively researching the most up-to-date information of today’s significance in modern history. In other words, I’ve been spending beaucoup time fooling around on the internet looking for April Fool’s jokes. But, I’ve come up … Continue reading

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