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It's my happy place.

Announcer: We interrupt this bloggy hiatus to bring you a special report from the surface of the sun. Our correspondent, Tara, is braving the elements to bring us the latest. Tara? Me: Well, I don’t know who you are, and I’m not actually on the surface of the sun, but it sure does feel like …

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Three-day weekend in my sight. Three-day weekend starts tonight. Three-day weekend filled with glee. Three-day weekend, COME TO ME. Three-day weekend, hours away. Three-day weekend still at bay. Three-day weekend starts right now. Happy thoughts, frown upsidedown. I’m *working* but, you know, looking forward to the three-day holiday weekend. The countdown begins with the posting …

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Many moons ago, I ventured to one of my favorite happy places to celebrate my birthday.  Twas a solo retreat meant to enable me to enjoy some sand, surf, and solitude as I began a new trip around the sun. After several years of not doing so, this year I resurrected this activity. A month …

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I just put pain-relieving cream on my neck and left shoulder area. I’m an athlete, always moving, who took it too far? Oh, no. I hurt myself by holding a book whilst sitting in my car at the park for a while, followed by an hour-long phone call during which I held the phone’s receiver between …

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A rare moment alone, so I sit in silence, not saying a word. I can do this for hours, perhaps days (have to try that). No music. No TV. Just the sound of the wind outside my window blowing through the trees (whose leaves may never change color since the temps are back in the …

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