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Online Classes

Sometimes I think about the impact of computers on our lives. Wow. Twenty-something years ago when working in corporate America, in a 75 story building, in the heart of a major city, our floor of maybe 50-60 people received "ONE" … Continue reading

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My dream job{{s}}…

Through the years I've worn a lot of different "work hats"…everything from retail to waitressing to elementary school teacher to corporate business woman to you name it…and I must say I've enjoyed all the varied experiences each had to offer. Some more than others… … Continue reading

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Lisa’s Art Challenge – “Outside the Box”

Ah-ha…now I know why she included the word "challenge"…. And a challenge it was on many different levels… The first challenge was getting out of Target without straying from my short, concise shopping list. Suffice it to say, I didn't pass … Continue reading

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Clever and Kindness…

When I was young, I admired clever people.  Now that I am old, I admire kind people.  ~Abraham Joshua Heschel   But when clever and kindness become intertwined and it arrives in your mailbox…. blessed be the recipient…and in this … Continue reading

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Altered Dolls and Giveaways !

She was my first. My first altered doll made by someone whose work I am in awe of…If you follow her blog, you probably already know who I'm talking about just by seeing this photo. If not, then you'll be … Continue reading

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Free Images…Vintage Game

 Taking an old spinner from a game published in the 1930's I did a little playing today on the computer. I wanted to show you what you can do with a very basic photo editing program. An easy way to … Continue reading

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