Monthly Archives: July 2012

Be thankful

We’re sitting here watching the Olympics opening ceremonies in London, and it’s wonderful and moving and a really, really good reason to have a TV.   Even the commercials are above average. Part of me feels guilty sitting here, thoroughly … Continue reading

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It’s getting better all the time

Today was one of those days when I am struck by what amazing people my kids are.   I say this not to boast, because their amazing-ness is all their own and has nothing to do with me.  My major … Continue reading

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Photos of the day

We spent most of the afternoon at a friends’ birthday party, held at Hudson Beach.  Hudson Beach is not really a beach, but an area in Riverside Park overlooking the Hudson River where there is sand volleyball and the rings. … Continue reading

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My dinner party friends

You know that game where you are asked, “If you could invite any 5 people in the world to dinner, who would it be?”    I love that game but always wind up with about 20 people. Who do you … Continue reading

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Indiana Redux

I was looking through my Indiana photos and realized there were a few I didn’t post that are maybe worth sharing. Columbus, Indiana, for the uninitiated, is famous for its’ architecture.  This is almost entirely due to the efforts of … Continue reading

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The best of today

Continuing with the photography theme of this trip…

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Nashville

No, not Tennessee, though there is an Opry House.  But it’s the “Little” one. Nashville Indiana is located about 17 miles west of Columbus Indiana in the hills of Brown County.  We go there every time we are in Indiana … Continue reading

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Photos of the day

Possibly one of my favorite things about this particular trip? The great photo ops.   Here is today’s selection: But the best of the bunch today was most definitely this one:

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The best of days

My cousin Mark is the king of recycling, upcycling and any other kind of ‘cycling’ you can think of.  Today we went down to his “pond” as it is known in our family, ostensibly to feed the turtles and the … Continue reading

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Too darn hot

It was 105 degrees here today. That’s one hundred and five. My car has an external thermometer, and until today I didn’t know it had 3 digits on it. It has never in my existence been this hot in Columbus … Continue reading

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