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Chicago Coffee Share

Good morning, Everyone. Sit down a minute and have a cup of coffee with me.  If we were having coffee together, I would report that I am writing from downtown Chicago today- a fantastic city to visit. My first-ever college roommate and long-time dear friend, Renee's, daughter is getting married. A wedding is a great… Continue reading Chicago Coffee Share

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August Morning Coffee Share

Good morning, Everyone. It is a lovely Sunday morning on the south shore of Long Island. Temperatures cooled, and the humidity is at a reasonable level. The windows are opened, and the AC is off!.  Pour yourself a cup of morning brew, and I’ll catch you up.  If we were having coffee together, I would… Continue reading August Morning Coffee Share

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July’s End Coffee Share

Good morning, Everyone. It is a beautiful morning on the south shore of Long Island. July is ending in a burst of self-inflicted busy-ness.  Pour your coffee, and we’ll catch up. If we were having coffee together, I would tell you that I am enjoying my Wednesday nights sailing sunfish with a group of women.… Continue reading July’s End Coffee Share

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Midsummer Coffee Share

Good morning, Everyone. Grab a cup of your favorite morning brew, and we’ll catch up. It is a lovely summer morning here on the South shore of Long Island. If we were having coffee together, I would tell you that this summer is busy. The yard is finally planted and almost completely mulched. Our Hershoff… Continue reading Midsummer Coffee Share

Yesterday's Stories

Fourth of July Memory

  The Fourth of July brings the pride of America to the forefront. No matter what the flavor or tone of the political scene, July 4th is every American's birthday party. Lucky for us the forefathers declared independence in the summer when days are ripe for picnics, parades, and spangly celebrations. In my world, the… Continue reading Fourth of July Memory

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Weekend Coffee Share 9/22/18

Good Morning, Everyone.    Grab your coffee because here we are, once again, for another #Weekend Coffee Share.    I’ll first get the sad news out in the open--summer 2018 is officially over. It was hot, extremely humid (my hair will need months to recover), overly blustery, and marred with rust-tide (worse than red-tide) and zucchini fungus,… Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share 9/22/18

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Weekend Coffee Share: Boat Blues

Good Morning, Everyone! If we were having coffee together, I would vent about the boats. You should first know that I had grown up on boats. I had a boat before I had a car. Matt quickly caught the boat ownership bug shortly after meeting me and my family’s obsession. His parents never forgave me.… Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share: Boat Blues

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Weekend Coffee Share Beach Week

Good morning, Everyone. I am writing to you from my favorite place in the whole world. Davis Park Fire Island is a barrier beach community just five miles across the Great South Bay.  Matt and I have been beach bummers here for 30+ years. We have amassed a posse of beach friends to share common… Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share Beach Week

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Weekend Coffee Share 6-30-18

Good morning, Everyone. It’s a beautiful summer morning. I hope everyone has a chance to enjoy this beautiful day. If we were having coffee together, I would report that my first week of summer break started with me stepping on a rusty nail. Within two days I was in the hospital for IV antibiotic therapy.… Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share 6-30-18