Author Archives: Cathy Beck

About Cathy Beck

Not working gives me the time to sit in my recliner reading books and watching as many of the 450 hour long scripted dramas on TV as possible. I do get up once or twice a week to see a movie (in a theatre) for exercise. In my mind, it is all justified by writing a blog.

2016

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August Books

It has been a slow month for books but I have read a few. Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown:  I reread this book because I was responsible for leading a discussion at my Book Club.  It was … Continue reading

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Not a Critic

Ok…I’m going to change focus here. I’ve been in AZ for almost 3 years and I find myself doing a lot of what I love most – reading, movies and watching TV. These are activities that I didn’t do a … Continue reading

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Retired in Arizona

After several crazy months of getting our Virginia home ready for sale, putting it on the market and moving to Arizona, I am ready to start blogging again. It has been an adventure. So what is life like as a … Continue reading

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It’s been awhile…..

I know that I have been remiss about blogging but the past few weeks have been very busy.  I can see now why people I have talked to say that the first few months or retirement, it just seems like … Continue reading

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Closing down Week 2

Wow….the first two weeks have gone by quickly.  I haven’t been able to establish a routine as of yet as this week has been a bit crazy.  We had to put our 9 year old yellow lab Toby to sleep … Continue reading

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Week 1

Ok…it’s Saturday.  It feels like the weekend.  I wonder when the time will come where the weekdays are indistinguishable from the weekends?  I’m sure that happens but for now, it still feels like I’m on vacation and the weekends are … Continue reading

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