Friends are the family you choose!

“The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.”–Ralph Waldo Emerson I had a great conversation with a cousin of mine today. We don’t live close together but try to keep in touch and I truly enjoy our conversations when we get the chance to have them. We were talking about how grateful…
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The Girls

Last week my friend Tammy and I attended the long awaited opening of “Sex and the City” in theaters. We were able to go on opening night along with hundreds of other excited women. For days many news broadcasts stated they were unsure if “women alone” could make a movie a top seller. Ummmm….Yeah! I…
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Today I was lucky enough to spend the day with a great friend. I realized that in August 2008 we will have known each other for 15 years. I didn’t meet Tammy until my junior year in college but feel like I have known here forever. We try to get together as often as we…
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A beginning

I have kept a journal for a long time, but most of the entries are too personal for public reading. But, I do have thoughts and ideas that I think others may benefit from time to time. So, after a lot of thought, I have decided to start a blog. No one may read it,…
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Stacie's read-in-2022 book montage

Master Your Core: A Science-Based Guide to Achieve Peak Performance and Resilience to Injury
Hidden Figures
Personal Effects: What Recovering the Dead Teaches Me About Caring for the Living
Waiting for Tom Hanks
The Maid
The Other Black Girl
Anxious People
The Body
Great American Road Trips- National Parks: Discover insider tips, must see stops , nearby attractions  more
Apples Never Fall
Love & Saffron: A Novel of Friendship, Food, and Love
Love and Other Consolation Prizes
The Vanishing Half
How to Find Your Way Home
People We Meet on Vacation
Last Summer at the Golden Hotel
Dear Evan Hansen
The Unsinkable Greta James
The Road We Took

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