Monthly Archives: October 2010

Productivity Matters

Have you ever gotten really sick and needed a few sick days? I am in between jobs (still laid off), but I have chores and lots of writing stuff to occupy my time (when I’m not job hunting). Anyway, yesterday … Continue reading

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What Gives Your Life Meaning?

It was a rainy day on Wednesday, which means Grandma and I didn’t do too much galavanting around. We did get me a library card. It was cool to see the library where I spent many childhood days searching for … Continue reading

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Taylor Swift Does it Again

Been listening to Taylor’s new CD Speak Now for the past couple of days. She amazes me with her voice, her songwriting, and her ability to tap into everything I’ve ever felt. The CD booklet prologue sets up the entire … Continue reading

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The Pleasure Seekers

Last night,Mom and I were looking for something to watch as we ate dinner. We’re TV watchers while we eat. Anyway, Dad notices The Pleasure Seekers, a 1960s movie with Ann-Margret. Mom and him start talking about how great she … Continue reading

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Weekend Warrior

I set a goal to write 5K words for my new novel each week. Last week I wrote 6K, bringing my word count to 48,702! It sounded so hard when I started on Monday but by then end of the … Continue reading

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Top Eight Under $30 Eats in NYC

As I bid adieu to NY, I thought I should share some of my favorite things. I did live there 8 years…so here goes.. Treats Truck (Linzer Tart Cookie and Chocolate Chipper and Caramel Creme Cookie) Kwik Meal on 45th … Continue reading

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Gem Show in CT=Shopping Spree

So last Sat and Sun (Oct 16-17), the Bristol Community Center had its annual gem and mineral show. I’ve been meaning to attend the past 2 years and this year as luck would have it I was in town. Permanently. … Continue reading

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DWTS–Who do you have your eye on?

So Monday night, I watch DWTS (Dancing With The Stars) with mom. It’s become a ritual since she helped me move out of NYC. For 2 hours you watch these people compete and then Tuesday they get the results. Monday, … Continue reading

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