Category Archives: Hutchison

Costume win

Oh the perks of having a creative mother who scrapbooked every year of your young life… Not only is my awkward middle school phase immortalized forever in photos but so is the Geography Fair.  Though you can see a glimpse … Continue reading

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Windpipe of our enemies

North Korea made news this week with its alleged testing of a hydrogen bomb.  Many have their doubts regarding the veracity of this claim but I’m not surprised.  After all, their “nuclear arsenal is mounted on launch pads, aimed at … Continue reading

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Oops I did it again

And by ‘it’ I mean procrastinate. All of the 10 entries I promised will be completed sometime within the next year.  Does a nasty cold and a broken heart excuse me from blogging duties?  Very rarely do I succumb to … Continue reading

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Random part 23465

How blessed I am to have Maris McLoskey in my life.  We even meet the criteria for finding a best friend.  Bonus points for including #13-#16.  Those [almost] compensate for the fact that sporting matching antennae, feeding each other cheese, … Continue reading

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Musical memories

Long ago and far away I was a wee lass of eight.  School days were spent in Mrs. K’s [along with the magic mailbox!] second grade class at Hutchison while summers revolved around Raquet Club swim team practice.  My then-best … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Good riddance, 2013.  Dwelling on the negative accomplishes nothing so I’ll focus on the highlight of my year:  we escaped California.  My children met for the first time and they live happily under the same roof.  We’re all living in … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela dies

November 22, 2000….a day I’ll never forget.  Along with some of my classmates I went to the Temple of Deliverance Church of God in Christ to watch Nelson Mandela receive the Freedom Award.  He spoke to a standing room only … Continue reading

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