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Catch as catch can

It seems my friend, Mr. Gates, of Microsoft fame, is having trouble keeping MSN online today.  :)  Therefore, I’m dashing off this blog between gaps in service.

I have acupuncture this afternoon–definitely looking forward to that.  It’s wonderfully relaxing, and I always enjoy chatting with cousin-in-law Debra.  We have many interests in common, including energy medicine and spirituality, so it’s always an interesting session.

This year’s gardening experience is also interesting–and very catch as catch can.  My cherry tomato plant is producing; problem is, I keep eating the little buggers as soon as they’re ripe enough.  I peeled and sliced the

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An Open Letter to Bill Gates

Dear Mr. Gates:

Please stop changing things!  Every time I learn a new program, you re-mystify the thing, pronto.  You do realize, don’t you, that we Baby Boomers still represent a sizable portion of your demographic?  That we use computers and most of us have some disposable income?

Now, I’m not saying you shouldn’t continue to innovate–there are a lot of tech-savvy folks out there, I realize that, and you have to hustle to keep up with those wildly creative people over at Apple if you want to stay in the game.  I get that.  But why don’t you offer

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