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Conni 1953 - 2001

If I’m Ever in a Coma

Macabre topic? Maybe, but also a serious one. I’ve thought about this for 13 years now. In fact, 13 years ago this week. Conni’s last week on the planet. My sister was finally diagnosed with lung cancer in January of 2001. She had been sick for some time but the […]

The Best Things In Life

The Best Things in Life…

Years ago, I was out shopping with the guy I was dating at the time – I’ll call him “John.” We saw a refrigerator magnet that said, “The best things in life are not things.” It seemed like such a nice sentiment. “The best things in life are not things.” It’s so true, isn’t it? I pointed it out to “John” and he turned around and bought it for me.

Trans Fat Hides in Nutrition Facts

How Trans Fat Hides

Trans fat. You probably know it’s bad for you. But you may not realize that it is still common in our food supply. New York City may have banned it, and fast food restaurants may have eliminated it, but have you checked those cookies and other goodies in your pantry? […]

Amana Radarange Microwave Oven Ad

Last Word

One year ago today, I wrote my first blog post talking about microwave ovens. Don’t bother going to look for it because everything I wrote about microwaves last year is gone. Deleted. Erased from my website. Although, knowing the internet there’s no telling how long it will hang around or […]