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The Spamalot Edition

    I don’t know about you, but I get a TON of spam email on my blog.  Fortunately, my blog is built to withstand the invading hordes, but I’m forever beating off legions of these wretched little spammers, because I tell you, they fight in groups.   While deleting spam after spam – I decided to have a little…

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

10 Things I Want For Xmas . . . But Probably Won’t Get

     The title is pretty self-explanatory.  Oh, I wanted more run-of-the-mill things for Christmas….books, music…that kind of thing.  But I have these deep longings for something else for Christmas….things that very likely won’t come to pass…but are still lots of fun to think about.  Thus, I have compiled a list.   1.  A Biplane Ride. I have seen local signs…

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

My Star Wars Theories

  After following many Star Wars theories and reading available tidbits – I have assembled my assessment of what will happen in Star Wars’ near future. So, let’s try to guess what the Big Mouse has in store for us, shall we? Are you ready?           My Theory   Maz Kanata will die, rather like her…

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

The Gif(t) of a Twin

There’s no denying that being a twin is cool.    “‘Twin power’ is the ultimate power in the universe!” Well, not the ultimate – but it’s powerful.   We see each other in our worst moments . . .   We always have a partner in crime . . .   We can make bigger and ‘better’ messes than everybody…

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Food, Uncategorized

A Taste of Africa

            What gets you started in the morning?  Most of us would probably say a big cup of coffee (or as my sister calls it—starter fluid). Regrettably, I cannot often say I start my morning with coffee.  While I love a good frappe or latte, I cannot tolerate a lot of milk – any kind of milk – so my…

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

9 Things I Want For Xmas…But Probably Won’t Get.

  The title is pretty self-explanatory.  Oh, I wanted more run-of-the-mill things for Christmas….books, music…that kind of thing.  But I have these deep longings for something else for Christmas….things that very likely won’t come to pass…but are still lots of fun to think about.  Thus, I have compiled a list; starting at the most plausible and ending with the impossible.…

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Food, Uncategorized

What I’m Eating This Week

Coffee, coffee, I love coffee, EVERYBODY LOVES COFFEE, COFFEE, COFFEE!!!! I think you understand how much I love COFFEE, COFFEE, COFFEE!  But, as I mentioned in a previous post, I only like coffee with milk (I won’t drink it black) and I can’t drink a lot of milk.  So what’s a girl to do? Coffee flavored chocolate, of course! Call…

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