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When a stranger returns your purse

This morning I drove north to a coffee shop in Houghton–5th and Elm (may it forever be immortalized in song and dance, as you will soon discover why) and ordered a coffee and cranberry biscotti. Then set my big clunky … Continue reading

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After the Vita-Mix roars and before the next impossible question

In our local coffee shop the Vita-Mix machine roars.  I thought it was a coffee grinder, but it’s a Vita-Mix machine, whatever that might be.  I got up from the high-perched computer table and asked what was the noise? I … Continue reading

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What did I do on my visit to NYC? Spent almost nine hours in a coffee shop, of course!

Most people travel to New York City to stroll in Central Park, visit Wall Street, glimpse the Statue of Liberty, gawk at the Empire State Building, admire paintings at the Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art, catch a Broadway play near … Continue reading

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drinkin’ a frappuccino & chillin’ in the big city of houghton

shhhh….shhhhh….i’m in a coffee shop now…in houghton.  our weekly shopping trip.  barry is at a hockey tournament game.  we’ve had a wonderful afternoon in the “big city”.  i have shot–wait a second, will check–oh gosh, 50-100 photos.  photos of an … Continue reading

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