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Songs and movies make Christmas memories
Recalling traditional music, songs and gifts rounds out the Christmas season for Susan Tobias and her family.
Christmas anticipation includes Christmas carols
Thanksgiving and Black Friday are behind and Christmas planning is ahead with cleaning, shopping and much more, writes columnist Susan Tobias.
Voting for young and old
Susan Tobias had some surprises when she showed up to vote, but the nicest surprise was learning that her teenage grandchildren had voted for the first time.
Vanity plates, fair part of fun in Maine
A week in Maine with rainy days didn't deter columnist Susan Tobias and her husband from having fun at the beach and at the fair.
With a little thought, men can fix anything
Whether a grocery cart or duct tape, some men border on the edge of genius when making repairs, Susan Tobias writes.
Noises can be a mystery or a treat
Columnist Susan Tobias enjoys more quiet times as she ages, compared to her youth.
Mystery in tree a real education
Susan Tobias had never heard of the growth her husband cut out of their pine tree.
One search leads to another
While looking through a large storage tote of newspaper clippings, I came across a couple of undated, yellowing clippings that caught my eye, Susan Tobias writes.
Old directory reveals history
Cleaning a closet holds historical surprise, Susan Tobias writes.
Tragedy and happiness part of life
Columnist Susan Tobias has lived with both sadness and happiness in a short amount of time and finds both are part of life.
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