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Goodbye 46, Hello 47!

Today is the last day of my 46th year, and what a great year it was! The best part of my year was the amazing Jerry Schilling Weekend in Memphis last January. I also made two other trips to Memphis – the first in May, for my annual trip that included a great NKOTB concert, and the other in [continue reading]

October 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

Happy Half Birthday to Me!

I’ve always celebrated my Half Birthday April 4th. No else celebrates with me. There are no presents or cake, but I still celebrate by looking back at the first half of my year and ahead to the second half to see what still is to look forward to! So far this has been a great 46th year, and [continue reading]

April 4, 2019 // 8 Comments

Goodbye 45, Hello 46!

Tomorrow is my 46th birthday, so today I look back at this past year. I had a fantastic 45th year – one of the best of my life! It seems as if every year I say that, but somehow each year is better than the last. I love my life! If I had to pick one word to sum up my 45th year, it would be [continue reading]

October 3, 2018 // 2 Comments

Goodbye 44, Hello 45!

Tomorrow is my 45th birthday, so today I look back at this past year. I had a wonderful 44th year – one of the best of my life! If I had to pick one word to sum up this fantastic year, it would be travel. I traveled to Memphis three times for the Grand Opening of the Guest House at Graceland, [continue reading]

October 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Goodbye 43, HELLO 44!

Tomorrow October 4th is my 44th Birthday, so today I am looking back on the past year – my 43rd year. Overall it was a good year with the exception of one devastating loss. My Denver Broncos won the Super Bowl (for the first time since 1998), I met Ralph Macchio whom I have loved since I was [continue reading]

October 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

Happy Fall Y’all!

Yes I know it’s not really Fall for a few more weeks, but I always consider September 1st the beginning of Fall – and the beginning of my favorite time of year. I have always loved Fall because it is my birthday (October 4th) and it’s the return of football and basketball and of [continue reading]

September 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

Deena Goes Dark – a 60 hour phone fast

Feeling frustrated with the world and just to see if I could do it, I decided to turn off my phone Friday at 5pm and not turn it back on until Monday morning – no laptop either. I was off the grid for 60 hours, and it was easier than a I thought. The hardest part of being without my phone was [continue reading]

July 18, 2016 // 4 Comments