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One for the Money, the Movie: Hit or Miss with Evanovitch Readers?

Friday night I paid cash money and went to see One for the Money, a movie based on the first book in a series written by Janet Evanovitch. The books follow Stephanie Plum, a newbie bounty hunter who finds plenty … Continue reading

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My Civic Duty: Jury Duty in Essex County, NJ

Today I reported for jury duty in Newark, NJ, my county’s seat (some would say a** since Newark doesn’t get a whole lot of respect here in Jersey). The setup for prospective jurors has changed significantly from “the old days” … Continue reading

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Snow Day: No-Stress Creative Design Time

Today the local schools were closed so I didn’t have to get up at the crack of dawn to ride shotgun as my daughter Tory drove herself to school. I slept in . . . until 10 am! I’ve been … Continue reading

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A New Hero

I have a new hero. Her name is Ree Drummond, but people in the blogging world, on Face Book and Twitter know her as The Pioneer Woman. She’s a rancher’s wife and mother of four who takes gorgeous photos and … Continue reading

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