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Posted on May 2, 2011 | 3 CommentsMy mom broke into bedtime last night to deliver “good news and bad news” to me. Apparently we are descendants of early U.S. settler Richard Treat, which means that we...
Posted on November 13, 2009 | 2 CommentsFor the past several months, I’ve been helping my mother out with a family project. We’ve been going through scads of old, deteriorating photographs, scanning them and identifying faces. Apparently,...
Posted on December 20, 2007 | No CommentsI guess I’m not the only person who loves a good mystery. I had absolutely no idea how much attention this post would receive. Throughout last weekend, I watched the...
Posted on December 15, 2007 | 12 CommentsA couple of years ago, my mother found an old roll of film in her house and developed it. She didn’t recognize any of the faces in the pictures. Most...
Posted on November 29, 2007 | 2 CommentsWe had spaghetti and meteor-balls for dinner. Declan also ate a bag of crunchy frotons that came with the salad. Rather than sneak all kinds of food to the dog...
Posted on November 17, 2005 | 1 CommentSince we’re on the subject of “Unsolved Mysteries,” here’s a question I’ve pondered for years now: Why is that show always always on Lifetime, the alleged “TV for women.” According...