Monthly Archives: June 2017

The Human Condition

Part of the traffic scene throughout India , are women covered in vibrant  saris , with long white gloves, mouths covered along with their  faces covered leaving  their eyes uncovered except  some covered with  sun glasses. As we traveled by … Continue reading

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Beauty Is in the Eye of the Beholder. . . .

She Is Considered The Most Beautiful Woman In Her Country Click  on the above link to see the complete group chosen for this project. You may have heard of The Atlas of Beauty, a stunning artistic project and global undertaking … Continue reading

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“Megan Leavey” a movie

Here are Meagan and Rex the stars of the the aforementioned film.  Meagan is a brave Marine and Rex her bomb sniffing dog. Rex is big, strong and an alpha dog who at first is too much for Meagan to … Continue reading

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Fit Bit

The first time I was really aware of the Heart Association’s recommendation of  10,000 steps a day for a healthy heart was when a walking club was started at lunch.  Guess where I was, not walking but eating and visiting … Continue reading

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The Intense Last Hours Before D-Day

CHURCHILL, the film Winston Churchill is quite recognizable with his cigar, jowls and hefty frame. He had a central role during World War II as the Prime Minister  of the United Kingdom . His eloquent and inspiring speeches to his … Continue reading

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And the Winner Is. . . . .

This is Ananya Vinay the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee champion.  To be declared the winner, she spelled 35 words correctly in a grueling 12 hour time frame. Ananya is a tenacious competitor tying for the last three bees.   … Continue reading

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The Rest of the Story. . . .

This was the  book selection this month for book discussion yesterday. The history of Thomas Jefferson the author of the  Declaration of Independence , president, and father of the University of Virginia was already very familiar to the group. Jefferson, … Continue reading

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