Monthly Archives: March 2013

My old snow shovel

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—First day of spring 2013 Top story on the TODAY show on Monday: late winter snowstorm in the Northeast. Initial reaction: Concern for my son and daughter-in-law driving to work, grandchildren getting to school (if school is open) and … Continue reading

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Happy Hour: much more than merlot

PHOTO: Happy Hour Club members, 19th Hole, TPC Sawgrass Clubhouse, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida (L-R: Dianne, Don, Lorrie, Matt, Nan, Lina, Barbara) At Happy Hour last week at Campeche Bay at Jacksonville Beach, the talk at our table got around … Continue reading

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Why can’t Medicare be like In-N-Out Burger?

Call me Scarlett, but when it came to Medicare, I took an “I’ll think about that tomorrow” stance. Medicare sounded so complicated—the choices, the timelines, the regulations. Television PSAs about pending changes to the laws and enrollment deadlines were ominous. … Continue reading

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