Monthly Archives: October 2006

Happy 75th

Mom blows out the candles on her ice cream cake as Dad looks on. Happy Birthday, Mom! Mom turned 75 today. It’s hard for me to believe that she’s 75. Mom and Dad have been blessed with health and a … Continue reading

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Magical Music

Do you have a list of songs that evoke emotions, stir memories or can only be described in one word: “magical”? For some odd reason, I was pondering that tonight as I was going through my yet unorganized iTunes Library … Continue reading

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How Many?

Friday 5’ing with today’s theme — “how many”? 1. How many times do you hit the snooze button on a typical morning? I don’t hit a snooze button, but I set two alarms, five minutes apart. The first one goes … Continue reading

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This morning at approximately 7:07 am HST, Hawaii was rocked into wakefulness by a 6.6-magnitude earthquake that centered off the Kona side of the Big Island. According to the Honolulu Advertiser, it was the “largest to rattle the islands in … Continue reading

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The Return of Weird Al

I must admit. I seriously love Weird Al Yankovic. Amazingly enough, he hasn’t aged much since his hey-days in the 80’s/early 90’s. Well, they say that humor keeps you young. There must be some truth to that. “White and Nerdy” … Continue reading

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