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E makes its Entrance

Perhaps it’s fitting to start 2023 with the letter “E,” since we are EXCITED, EAGER and ENTHUSED to start another year with the ABC life. Without it, we would definitely have missed out on experiences, restaurants, books, films, facts and … Continue reading

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D WINDS DOWN

Activity: Discovering Dynamic Abstraction Since it’s “D” month, it was only fitting that we attend an exhibition at the Dallas Museum of Art. We chose the most interactive exhibition of the season: “Movement: The Legacy of Kineticism” which billed itself … Continue reading

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DABBLING IN THE ARTS

New Activity: Drawing Both of us have absolutely no art skills. Ironically one of our favorite games with the family at Thanksgiving is Who, What, Where, which is a game in which you have to draw a scenario that describes … Continue reading

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DOING D – FINALLY

New activity – Discovering Decatur We’re finally back on the road again and this time it was to the city of Decatur. When we got there and parked, the first thing that struck us was the height of a lot … Continue reading

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

The holiday season is here – and our schedules reflect that. Between getting ready for family festivities and a weeklong freelance assignment in Las Vegas for Barbara, we have decided to postpone our “D” month until December. Enjoy your Thanksgiving, … Continue reading

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AND WE CLOSE OUT “C”

Activity – Movie theme – Canada Laura: I chose One Week because it was filmed in Canada and it was touted as a beautiful journey through that country…and it was. The movie was about a young man (Joshua Jackson) who … Continue reading

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THE CAT’S MEOW

New Movie: Inside the Mind of a Cat Laura: Whether you’re an ardent cat lover or just curious, Inside the Mind of a Cat is an interesting movie. Having lived with three cats (Ming, Kosmo and Diesel) over roughly 35 … Continue reading

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OUR READING CHALLENGE IS MET

New Activity – Collin College Theatre Department The Collin College Theater’s production of “Lost Girl” was an “unusual” experience for us. We decided to go see it because it had been awarded the 2018 Kennedy Center Darrell Ayers National Playwriting … Continue reading

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COLOR US DISAPPOINTED

Activity – COLORS We read a blurb about a new temporary exhibit called Prismatica, which was described as consisting of prisms that look like kaleidoscopes. Picturing a large exhibit where we could walk around and lights would be shining everywhere, … Continue reading

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CRAZY FOR CROSSWORDS

Activity – CROSSWORD Puzzles We have always loved crossword puzzles. We both start our day with one regular crossword from a newspaper and we also do the New York Times Mini, Seven Little Words, Waffle and Wordle. Barbara adds Dordle … Continue reading

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