Monthly Archives: October 2013

Halloween Through New Eyes

This has always been one of my favorite times of the year.  My birthday is at the end of September, so when I was a kid it was just the beginning of the autumn excitement.   As soon as school … Continue reading

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The Importance of Being Dad

My kids are both in their late twenties now.  The other day they were reminiscing about the two years when I was in graduate school and Dad was in charge.  They were about nine and eleven at the time, and … Continue reading

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Please, Congress, Go Back To Kindergarten

It is hard to ignore the drama on the reality show we commonly know as Congress.  By the way, in the dictionary, one definition of  “congress” is: the act of coming together, or a meeting of representatives to DISCUSS a subject … Continue reading

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In The Studio

Trying to spend more time in the studio! ♦♦♦ ♦♦♦

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Dementia Is Not Inevitable

According to the Stanford Center On Longevity:  Exercise is the best thing you can do for your brain.  The latest research shows that cognitive decline is not inevitable.  The brain continues to make neurons and fine tune neural connections as … Continue reading

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