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 A PostThanksgiving DayPost. . .Post-Thanksgiving Thoughts can certainly turn to steals and deals as well as all sorts of things related to Black Friday if ones mind routinely goes in that direction on the "day after". But as we continue to learn, “typical” may no longer be "expected" to be true....
 That Never Stop Questioning Spot. . .Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.  The important thing is not to stop questioning.Attributed to Albert Einstein  I admit I haven’t always followed the words in this quote but I do believe they can become quite powerful when put into act...
 Arrivals And Departures. . . It is that time of year where we may think of the 'comings' and 'goings' at the airport.  But let’s leave that place as well as any road leading "to/fro" all sorts of places and go forth in another direction.  Recently while out and about, I saw indications of busine...
  ThoughtsOn Turnover. . .An Ongoing Series About What Goes On In My Brain  The word turnover can be used in a variety of ways and in so many different situations.  It has certainly been used in one way or another as it pertains to the exceptionally low level of properties available for sale duri...
 Awareness As Well AsAdaptability. . .  Practice.  Practice.  Practice.  And then practice some more.  While perfection remains elusive, there is much good to say about practice habits. But along with practice the words "become" and "stay" make more sense especially when combined with "aware". Be...
 Postscript Pondering. . .  Recently, I received an email promising all sorts of things.  For one reason or another, I didn’t delete it. At least not immediately.    In the email there was not one but multiple postscripts added.  Perhaps I didn’t delete the email as quickly as usual but catching ...
Wikipedia Wabbit Wholes(A Not-So Wordless WednesdayIn Case You Were Wondering)   I am a long-time fan of Jeopardy! dating back to the days as a child when Art Fleming was the host and Don Bardo was the announcer of the long-running quiz show.  I admit I don’t have any delusions of achieving eithe...
 In And OutPlus All Sorts Of Other Options. . .     In-And-Out is a California-born fast food chain that is well-loved by many in The Golden State.   And quite a few beyond our borders too. In fact, some of the rave reviews are legendary.   The chain’s footprint has grown here to the hundreds and...
  Parsley, Sage,RosemaryAnd Time While I have been known to mess up, mash up and mix up song lyrics aplenty this is something a bit different from my pondering pantry.  Yes, I know it’s thyme and not time in the song but let’s face it, time is on my mind(maybe yours too) as many of us will once a...
  On The First. . .  Today is November 1.   It is the 305th day of the year with 60 days left in 2021.  Each month seems to have no shortage of holidays. And there are some well-known(as well as plenty of lesser-known) ones taking place in the next thirty days.    Birthdays and Anniversaries can ...

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