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Dec 24

The cat came back

By Bruce Firestone | Family , Ideas , Uncategorized

This Xmas I am into handmade Christmas gifts as opposed to store-bought ones. So, here’s a story I wrote and recorded then uploaded to YouTube for my two grandsons. It’s called Sammy Came Back. It’s set in a town called Wretched and it’s about a cat locked out by a forgetful husband in subzero weather […]

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Nov 04

Trip(py) down memory lane

By Bruce Firestone | Uncategorized

So much fun to watch (and remember): [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvoqsVpZDSw?feature=oembed&enablejsapi=1&origin=https://safe.txmblr.com&wmode=opaque&w=540&h=304] Do you know how to dance without your feet ever touching the floor? You do when you’re 18… https://youtu.be/GvoqsVpZDSw Prof Bruce ps check out the couple from 1:49 to 2:48. Now they can really dance. You’ll find that they’re using very modern choreography with the girl […]

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Oct 31

Kid Arithmetic

By Bruce Firestone | Uncategorized

I helped one of my five kids (my middle daughter–Mimi) buy a home. She needed $100,000 for her downpayment and some renos. The rest she could finance via a mortgage. Miriam put up $5k and pops put up the rest; during the buying process she asked: “But it’s still 50-50 right, Dad?” That’s kid arithmetic. And, […]

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Oct 30

Never do today what you can do tomorrow

By Bruce Firestone | Uncategorized

Simple Time Management/Setting Priorities You know when I was a young person, folks used to make fun of people who would put off til tomorrow what they could have done today. They were considered lazy persons. But what if they’re right (the put-off-til-tomorrow people not their critics)? I actually follow this motto now: Never do […]

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