Category Archives: cultures

What do you say?

I was watching Judge Judy last night while I was puttering around in my kitchen and what a woman said about made the hair on the back of my neck stand up. A woman was charging that someone stole her … Continue reading

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It’s about being neighborly

There are so many issues surrounding the proposed Community Center/Mosque, called “Cordoba House” near Ground Zero that I don’t know where to start. A list seems like a good idea, as the issues pop to mind: It’s very close to … Continue reading

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Tomayto, Tomahto

This is a topic that was being discussed (with much hilarity, I might add) on the radio this morning, and it was prompted by President Obama’s pronunciations of “Taliban” and “Pakistan”. Phonetically, he pronounces them, “TAHL-ee-bahn” and “PAHK-ee-stahn”, whereas the … Continue reading

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Bullfighting…help me understand this

Anyone who knows me knows that my heart is really big when it comes to animals.  I have a huge spot in my heart for them. It doesn’t really matter what kind of animal, I love all of them.  Snakes … Continue reading

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Maui Mornings

Aloha everyone!  Well, you asked for pic’s of Toby and I so here ya go!  I’m kinda glad you asked because I didn’t realize we didn’t have any together yet! Today we decided to drive up the Haleakala crater on … Continue reading

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Aloha….part 2

Aloha! Today was our first full day on the island and we didn’t really know what to do first.  I was awake at 5am so I took the laptop into the bathroom so I wouldn’t disturb Toby.  Hey, whatever works! … Continue reading

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