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Girlfriends

I am practically hoarse. My voice is completely shot. Flu? Strep? Head cold? Nope. I just got back from a girl’s weekend.Nonstop talking (and listening) for three straight days. These are girls of my way back past. I won’t admit … Continue reading

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Rent

┬áMy family has a tradition. On the first day of a new month we say ‘rabbit rabbit rabbit’ for good luck. This month, for the first time in thirteen years, I did not owe a landlord a rent check. That … Continue reading

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Your Tax Dollars at Work

So it’s tax season again and as any self employed person knows that means time to get the checkbook. And I’m not talking about a deposit slip. Years ago a tax accountant gave me some great advice. If you’re feeling … Continue reading

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Photo Booth

I don’t know about you, but I cannot resist a photo booth. Something about the straggly curtain beckons me over and I must obey. The combination of the spontaneity and the location makes a photo strip the perfect souvenir marking … Continue reading

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Good Help

Anyone who complains that you can’t get good help these days has never met mine. If you think you can do it all yourself, you’re wrong. Over the years I have been incredibly blessed with some of the smartest and … Continue reading

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Reading List

Long after my formal education was over, in a miraculous turn of luck one summer I discovered Truman Capote and Harper Lee. Too busy suffering through Beowulf and Shakespeare in school, I somehow managed to miss them both. But as … Continue reading

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Card Junkies

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Chapter One

A couple of weeks ago a young gal came into my shop and looked around in wonder at all of the crazy stuff for sale. Wide-eyed, she asked me”How did you start this business?”. I waved my hand in dismiss … Continue reading

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Visual Treats New Blog!

Hey Pal, Welcome to the Visual Treats blog! Stay tuned for more info..

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