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Slipping Into Fall… and… Back to School. Not.

The first day of September is a portentous date isn’t it? Heralding the end of care-free summer days, and the beginning of school. And when I was growing up in Fredericton, New Brunswick, the event we kids waited for all summer, …

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Turning Purple… And Grey. Fall Shopping Adventures in July.

Okay, so I’m not really turning purple. But I am turning to purple. Or burgundy, to be more precise, and to grey. After finding myself some sweet deals at Nordstrom’s July “Anniversary Sale,” burgundy and grey, it seems, will be my …

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Singing the Blues

Summer is finally here. So we’re not really singing the blues… except to revel in the fact that there’s been so much blue sky. We’ve been biking and walking and gardening. Okay, to be honest, Hubby has been gardening and …

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Rethinking Pink

I had an epiphany the other day. Well, kind of an epiphany. Let me explain. I was at a local hospital for a CT scan of my sinuses. And I was lying on the sliding-bed-thingie, and the technician was moving …

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Rolling That Rock: Still Shopping for Jeans

Yep. There he is. Old Sisyphus, still rolling that rock. And me, I’m still shopping for jeans. reasonandmeaning.com I wrote a post last month about that Sisyphean journey… shopping for the perfect jeans. Seemingly endless, frustrating, often futile… shopping for jeans is definitely worthy of the …

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