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The Best (Belated) Valentine’s Day Ever

. Just a couple of kids….. . It started in a lecture hall at Texas A&M University in January, 1979. Yours truly was a freshman who started out in Pre-Med, but after one semester – and a tearful call home … Continue reading

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Anne Boleyn and Obamacare

I”ll admit that I have always been a bit of an “unconventional” thinker – lots of different things fascinate me. I read articles and books on things that interest me. Sometimes, I end up seeing weird connections – my thinking … Continue reading

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More politicians like this, please…..

Can we PLEASE have more politicians in Washington, D.C. like this?  Please?

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Well, shoot….

I had a nice post all prepared about the whole Susan G. Komen/Planned Parenthood debaucle, and now they’ve gone and changed their minds again. Ah, well….. Guess I’m back to not supporting SGK – I don’t want there to be … Continue reading

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Musical Merriment

Heard this on my local radio station yesterday, and HAD to share it! A Motown tribute to Nickelback:

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Handing over the Reins

November 15, 2011 To all of the families and friends of the Down Syndrome Partnership of Tarrant County: Effective immediately, ******** will be taking over the position of New Parent Packet Coordinator; while it may come as a surprise to … Continue reading

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You CAN teach an old dog new tricks…..

Our longtime friend Jack is always sending along helpful tips to us “youngsters” (he recently turned 75).  Since Paul just purchased a new Glock, Jack found this helpful video and sent it to us in an e-mail with the following … Continue reading

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The Lovely 10%: The happiest members of a movement you won’t hear about on the news

As many of you know, our youngest daughter, Rebecca, was born with Down syndrome.  When we found out that we were (surprise!) expecting a fourth child, we made a conscious  decision NOT to have certain prenatal tests done.  I will freely admit that … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

I love Halloween – it’s the only night of the year when you are allowed to wear a costume without being in a play:

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Our life is turning into “Fiddler on the Roof”…..

When I was in 7th grade, my parents took me to see our High School’s performance of “Fiddler on the Roof”.  They created a bit of a monster, I’m afraid; I’ve been a huge fan of musicals from that day forward.  I’ve seen … Continue reading

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