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If you’re going to use my name, get it right

The other day, a Ranger Rick subscription offer arrived our mailbox, a print version of a cold sales call. No doubt the National Wildlife Federation, publisher of Ranger Rick magazines, got our name by purchasing a list of recent subscribers … Continue reading

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2014 Christmas Greetings e-Edition

December 2014 Dearests, We jumped on a Thanksgiving-weekend promotion to create this Christmas card, to double as a “We’ve Moved” announcement.  The e-edition you are reading now offers additional “hyphenated life” news.   While setting up the tripod for the … Continue reading

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2014 Edison-Swift Christmas Card

Greetings from Paul and Sue, pictured here with Annie and Sean, Walter (3 in October), Sally (1 in August) and Hank-the-Dog. This card doubles as a “We’ve Moved” announcement. In June, we bought a house. Our new address: 617 Chadwick … Continue reading

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Horsey

This is a story about a Fisher-Price riding horse that survived a going-out-of-business sale, a downsizing-to-a-condo moving sale, and a garage fire.  Now, 31 years after purchase, it is a toy passed from one generation to another. Sometime in 1981, a … Continue reading

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Let there be cake

Last week, Paul and I celebrated grandson Walter’s six-month birthday. There was cake. Walter is an easy going, happy baby, as this video demonstrates. Even with pink eye and soon-to-be ear infections, Walter giggles. Walter is an off-the-chart amazing baby, as … Continue reading

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Walt’s Picture Book

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Welcome, Walter

Announcing Walter Paul Edison-Albright, born on Saturday, 22 October 2011, at 12:35 p.m. He weighed in 9 pounds, 14 oz. and measured 22 inches. He is beautiful, with what looks like curly dark hair. It started Thursday afternoon, 20 October … Continue reading

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Hyphen8d2: The Next Generation

by Anne Edison-Albright Mom wrote: “At my wedding shower, the hot topic of conversation was ‘What will your children do if they marry someone else with a hyphenated last name?’ Since my question was ‘What in the world am I … Continue reading

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Growing up free

There’s a new hyphenated life in the making: daughter and son-in-law Anne and Sean Edison-Albright are expecting a baby (lovingly nicknamed Scooter) in mid-October.  Yesterday, at their 20-week doctor’s appointment, an ultrasound revealed a healthy baby with all the right … Continue reading

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