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Waking up on the Wrong Side of 50

Ok.  It’s secret day.  First secret:  I buy the majority of my skin care products from the drug store.  I don’t use big name, expensive brands.  Second secret: I’m a little crazy with skin care.  There is nothing I hate more than dry skin, and the older I get, the dryer my skin gets.  It’s like the ‘be careful what you wish for’ thing- when I was younger my skin was a bit oily and I longed for it to dry out.  Well, I got what I wished for.

I believe I have separate lotions for every part of me.  I don’t go anywhere without hand cream.  My life is a constant battle to not have my skin crack off.  So I use a product on my face known as serum.  It goes on before moisturizer, and adds an extra level of protection.  I’ve been buying No. 7 for a…

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Street Life in Costa Rica

The Linda Life

Statue outside a park in San Jose, Costa RicaDecember 2007, San Jose, Costa Rica: This is a statue of a street sweeper. I was enchanted by a culture that would so honor the people who keep their capitol city clean. In the next few days, I would come to further appreciate the locals’ friendliness and intelligence. (The security guard at the museum became my personal docent. The dental student on a fishing trip knew quite  lot about the American healthcare system. Everybody spoke at least some English.) I will go back.

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