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Necessity IS the mother of Invention

I won’t lie…life has been difficult these last few years.  It’s a long story and one that, while it wouldn’t bore, might precipitate a pity party that I have no intention of attending.  That having been said I’ve found that … Continue reading

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Reading with Dick and Jane

The school year was 1957-1958.  I was in third grade and struggling to read the Dick and Jane series of books by Addison-Wesley Publishers.  Reading this series with Dick, Jane, Sally, Puff and Spot was ‘de rigueur‘ if you were … Continue reading

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Cataracts and Color

Monday…another week gone by in May…but at this week’s end I hope to have the vision back in my ‘camera eye’.  Wednesday I’m having eye surgery for the long overdue removal of a cataract…who knew?  Well…maybe I did without realizing … Continue reading

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Goodwill Industries NJ

My favorite place to shop is a little secondhand store run by Goodwill Industries in Ocean, NJ. I can always find something interesting to add to my prop stock.  This little window sitter was originally a plant mister but in … Continue reading

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The Secret

The Secret was one of the first books I read that explained intentions.  When you put your intentions out there the universe will cooperate with you to fulfill your wishes and even your most closely held dreams!  About two years … Continue reading

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Success in Dreams -S2F

Kim Klassen’s Start to Finish Class is motivating me to do something I’ve put off doing for months…getting out every day with my camera to observe and capture my changing world. Because of the heavy cataract in my ‘photo’ eye … Continue reading

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April Showers Bring May Flowers

As a kid did you ever hear your Momma say that “April showers bring May flowers”? I heard it yearly because April is my birthday month and I was desperate for a sunny birthday.  Honestly I don’t know what the … Continue reading

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