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Everything Old is New Again- Music

The local news had me stop in my tracks this morning- not for a shocking headline but for the sound of a new song. The music chosen to play into the commercial break was fabulous! I opened Spotify on my phone, and identified these fabulous musicians: Mariachi El Bronx. Not new, but new to me.… Continue reading Everything Old is New Again- Music

Health and Fitness · Random Newness

Branching Out is Back… with a PSA: Get Yourself a Shingles Vaccine

There are too many new things out there that I want to try, from recipes and restaurants to tourist spots and theatrical shows. Guess I'm going to have to continue my adventures of the new and novel into 2016! Let's begin this year with a GREAT┬átip on a new experience that I recommend you DON'T… Continue reading Branching Out is Back… with a PSA: Get Yourself a Shingles Vaccine

Quotes and Thoughts · Random Newness

The Force Awakens… Thirty-Eight-Year-Old Memories

  When I was ten, my brother and I went to the movies to see the first Star Wars. We weren't big theater-goers in our family, so this was a great treat. We were completely blown away, having never seen anything like that before on the big screen. Plus, I was only ten and hadn't… Continue reading The Force Awakens… Thirty-Eight-Year-Old Memories

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When They are So Exited to Receive Volunteer Requests…

...that their reply comes back in all caps: "YES YES YES, WE NEED HELP!!! LET ME KNOW WHEN YOU WOULD LIKE TO COME TO THE NEW BOXING GYM AND I WILL GIVE YOU A 15 MINUTE TALK ABOUT WHT YOU WOULD BE DOING. AWESOME!!! THANK YOU FOR YOUR EMAIL! HAPPY HOLIDAYS!" My first thought is… Continue reading When They are So Exited to Receive Volunteer Requests…