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In the Doldrums

Am I the only one who is down in the doldrums right now? I’m tired of winter. This is a little unusual for me but for some reason this year winter has lost its charms. Forecasts of snow — or … Continue reading

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Making Vacation Plans

Last Sunday afternoon I went to a program at a sort of local hotel put on by a sort of local bus company. It was an interesting experience. We were offered coffee/soda/chocolate chip cookies as refreshments. The woman from the … Continue reading

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A Micro-Mini Vacation

Last night I took a micro-mini vacation. I drove to Festus, a town about 40 miles away, to attend a musical program. It featured a young woman who plays an oboe and also sings. She’s a soprano. Well, I haven’t … Continue reading

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Summer Plans

Are you busy making summer plans? Are you going to travel? Take a class? Join a book club? Last night I got a catalogue in the mail listing some possible classes for the summer. I looked through them and found … Continue reading

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A Musical Weekend

This past weekend was a musical one. Saturday evening I set off on another mini-vacation. I read in the newspaper that there would be a performance of a new musical, “Moses” at the Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows. … Continue reading

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Forest Park Is The Place To Be

If you’re in the St. Louis area, you can have your pick of activities this week. There are ethnic festivals and other fun things to do. But THE PLACE to be, in my opinion, is Forest Park. Forest Park is … Continue reading

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Lonnie Holley’s Art

As I mentioned in my last post, I went to an interesting program at the Missouri Historical Society on Friday evening. I mistakenly thought the film that night was about the Gee’s Bend quilts. Instead, it was a documentary titled … Continue reading

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