Category Archives: Rearview Mirror

  1. Childhood lessons


    April 4, 2010 by 8junebugs

    Always have school clothes and play clothes. Change out of one and into the other before you make dinner, especially …
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  2. With or Without You


    April 1, 2010 by 8junebugs

    For about 12 years, I jumped to a different station whenever U2’s With or Without You came on the radio. Without …
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  3. Uncharted waters


    March 8, 2010 by 8junebugs

    I’m about to do something for which I have no childhood roadmap. I’m about to book international travel. I’ve got …
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  4. Nostalgia, Vermont edition

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    February 1, 2010 by 8junebugs

    This Saturday, I left for yoga as the snow started. The snow that meteorologists were afraid to put numbers around, …
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  5. Rebuilding my village


    October 21, 2009 by 8junebugs

    The anniversary of Mom’s death is approaching, and I find myself in a very contemplative and emotional place most of …
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  6. Unearthed

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    September 9, 2009 by 8junebugs

    1. A letter from my great-grandmother, Grandma Whipple, to my parents in the summer of 1975. It begins “Dear Children,” …
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  7. Bzzzzzzz


    July 10, 2009 by 8junebugs

    Today is National Don’t Step on a Bee Day. I don’t know what your community is doing to celebrate, but …
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