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  • The Summer List for 2018

    Summer appears to be upon us, so it’s time for the eighth annual summer list of things to make the most of the season. This year, Baby-Girl and I each came up with three things to add to our growing list. Baby-Girl’s Suggestions: Make a batch of chocolate chip cookie dough without the eggs (or […]

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  • Happy Memorial Day!

    In his poem, “The Old Issue,” Rudyard Kipling wrote these lines in an attempt to address a controversial war that involved England, his homeland, but I find the words fitting this Memorial Day: “All we have of freedom, all we use or know­– This our fathers bought for us long and long ago.” Happy Memorial […]

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  • Happy Easter!

    Early one morning after Christ’s crucifixion, some women walked to his tomb, carrying spices. When they entered it, however, they found no body. What they did find were “two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning.” These men asked them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead? He is not here; he […]