Author Archives: Carolyn Hawkins

Ten Years After

Do you ever find yourself running across the same phrase or idea time and again? Lately, the idea of reflecting back on the past ten years seems to be the theme for me. The tenth anniversary of  the 9/11 attacks is being … Continue reading

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Along came a spider . . .

I like spiders. Really, I do. When I find them in my yard or house, I stop to admire them and their handiwork and then leave them to their weaving and bug catching. Last week I had a couple of interesting … Continue reading

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What’s bugging you?

Here in Florida we experience a twice a year “invasion” of ‘love bugs’. The bugs are really here year-round, but their presence is especially noticeable in May and September. There are numerous ways to remove what’s left of them after … Continue reading

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I did what you told me not to do . . .

. . . Can you help me get out of this mess? How many times have doctors, lawyers, and (especially this time of year) CPAs heard someone say this? How many times have you said this? What drives someone to … Continue reading

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Put down the mouse and step away from the computer

I am stuck – held captive by the doldrums of indecision, the lethargy of apathy, the blue funk of the blahs. It’s not that I’m bored or looking for something to do. To the contrary, I have more “to-dos” than … Continue reading

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