Tick–tock, tick–tock!!

Tick–tock, tick–tock!!

Tock-tick-tock- tick!! That’s right it’s that time of year. Time to fall back. We’re about to change the clocks again. For you sleepy heads- it’s good news! An extra hour of Zs.  But for the rest of us who thrive on sunshine and light well,  we just need to find other ways to embrace the dark! Before you pick up and move to Mountain Time where they NEVER change-here are five good reasons to feel good about the coming winter.

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Empty Nest Version 1

 Empty Nest Version 1

He told me to relax. Not to overthink it. Just have fun with it. Easy for him to say!  Finally on the night before the letter was due I stayed up late and forced my addled overthinking brain to kvell about the last 17 years with my funny, happy, loving, strong, thinking, athletic, witty, frustrating, smart, smart-alecky boy-man. 

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May the Fourth Be with You

May the Fourth Be with You

I love Fourth of July weekend. I have wonderful memories of the years I spent with my family during our lake vacation in Maine. Having moved out of Maine decades ago, I am still a frequent visitor but always took a week or two over the Fourth for an extended stay. This year is different. For a few reasons...

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My Hero of Summer

My Hero of Summer

I miss him most this time of year.  Not just because it’s Father’s Day.  My Dad was a Boy of Summer.  Baseball for him came in all shapes and sizes.  Playing on teams with his brothers, cousins and friends, coaching Little League and Babe Ruth, umpiring, and following his beloved Red Sox. 

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