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Summer 2019 Recap

Welcome to Stories Served Around The Table Summer Recap. As with most summers, this one flew by in a wake of beaching, sailing, reconnecting, and gathering. There were ups, some downs, gains and a few heartfelt losses. I wrote several boat stories and mused about life’s comings and goings over coffee. I hope you will… Continue reading Summer 2019 Recap

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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


#NaBloPoMo Day 13

Process and Craft   I have been a wife and teacher for 39 years, a mother for almost 35 of those years, and a dedicated daughter for nearly three scores. My desire to be a writer has been burning for at least 50 of those years. There have been successes here and there, but I… Continue reading #NaBloPoMo Day 13

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Mission Accomplished #Weekend Coffee Share 11-11-18

Good Morning, Everyone! The day is just beginning. Get yourself a cup of coffee, and I will catch you up. Mission accomplished. I had two live performances to do this week. Well, not exactly performances. It was more like presentations. There was the televised interview with Linda Frank, writer and LTV host of The Writer’s… Continue reading Mission Accomplished #Weekend Coffee Share 11-11-18

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Weekend Coffee Share: Happy New School Year

It’s another Weekend Coffee Share with you. How’s your coffee? Although summer is my favorite season, I was glad to return to school and catch up with my colleagues. We are a special extended school family. The first three days of kindergarten was busy, fun, and exhausting. As is with most K-kids, there were so… Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share: Happy New School Year

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Weekend Coffee Share: Post Beach Week

Good Morning, Everyone. Now that we are having coffee together, you can see that I am back from Beach Week(s). The ocean was glorious, the beach warm, the cottage perfectly cozy, and the days lazy and rejuvenating. We shared this little piece of heaven with our dear friends playing, eating, reconnecting, and collecting memories. Now… Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share: Post Beach Week

Blogging A-Z April 2018 Challenge

Blogging A-Z Reflections

Blogging A-Z 2018 Challenge was my first blogging challenge. I was so pleased with myself when the twenty-sixth day arrived, and there were twenty-six posts! Usually, my attention span to daily tasks that do not impact anyone but myself tends to be short-lived. Therefore, diets and exercise routines easily fall away. This success was a big boost to… Continue reading Blogging A-Z Reflections

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#Weekend Coffee Share April 8, 2018

If we were having coffee together, I would tell you that I have been on spring break, which gave me time to get ahead of the Blogging A-Z Challenge. I have been finding that the writing flows and I am surprisingly organized. My theme is Food Stories Remembered. I have lots of fodder to draw from. The… Continue reading #Weekend Coffee Share April 8, 2018

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#Weekend Coffee Share-March 24th

Good morning, Everyone. Nice to share a quiet cup of coffee before I get going on the day. The weather took center stage again this week. Another nor'easter hit home on Long Island just in time for the spring equinox. This was the fourth in three weeks. Early dismissal from school got everyone home before the roads became treacherous. It was… Continue reading #Weekend Coffee Share-March 24th