Tag Archives: postaday 2013

The Golf Obsession

We chanced upon this tombstone of someone named Chang.  Whoever this was, he/she was probably happiest on the greens, perfecting the golf swing with the right stance.  They say, “You can’t take it with you.”  Well, it looks like Chang … Continue reading

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Delia’s Christmas Manners

Delia Ephron has written an Op-Ed on the NYTimes about Christmas Manners in this era of extreme diversity we now live in.  She promises to “answer questions for those tricky situations we all face at this time of the year.” … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Have, But…

We did not cook for Christmas Day this time around. We decided to try out the Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay for our Holiday Brunch.  Well, they outdid themselves.  See the Dessert Spread this year. (And we did not even … Continue reading

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The Pretend Reindeer

Happy Holidays to the WordPress Community!

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Eve Salutations

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Most Cherished

Daily Post asked for my most cherished, my number one. Here they all are!

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Naughty, Not Nice!

Could it be a phase? Is it boredom? Attention-seeking? Adolescent angst? Have we been too caught up in the frenzy of the holiday preparations?  While it is true that the numerous Santas that are lounging around the house may seem … Continue reading

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Bilton’s Rule

Since my post last November about the F.A.A. Lifting the ban on smart devices during take-off or landing, the issue to cell phone use has come up again and again. Yesterday, at KQED’s Forum, Dave Iverson interviewed Nick Bilton, Tech … Continue reading

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A Dalliance, A Brush, A Flirtation

This morning, I felt the cold pull at my bones and gnaw at my fingers.  I had woken up early for my appointment today. After spending ten minutes checking a few emails, I reluctantly threw my covers to the side … Continue reading

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Terrorist? Not!

I have been following the news on the nearly nine-year odyssey of Rahina Ibrahim’s efforts to clear her good name. In January 2005, she had gone to the San Francisco International Airport with her 14-year old daughter to travel back … Continue reading

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