Randi Kreiss
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A girl walks into a bar. Actually, a woman of a certain age walks into a coffee shop. To be perfectly honest, I walked into a coffee shop in Amsterdam . . . more
I walked up to the concierge at my hotel and asked him, “Can you direct me to the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe?” He said, “Oh yes, madam, let me show you on the map. It’s just a short walk from here.” As if I were inquiring about a stroll to a café. more
It took 240 years, but it went around and now it’s come around. Britain has declared its independence from the European Union, deciding to go it alone. In the same way that our cheeky American Colonies . . . more
Chances are it’s too late for me to be a Swede. And that’s a pity, because from what I’m seeing, Sweden is a nearly perfect place to live. more
Of course it was awesome, because everything is awesome, because awesome is the go-to word when you’re a 13-year-old who is, well, awesome. Last week, my granddaughter and I and her iPhone . . . more
This spring, for the first time, my husband and I were houseguests. Up until now, our policy has been no sleepovers. If we visit friends, we prefer to have our own sleeping space in a nearby B&B or motel. more
I hope people judge me by my friends. There isn’t a clinker among them. Everyone brings something to the table. more
You may think this doesn’t have relevance for you, but you’re wrong, my friend. You may be 40 years old, running 7-minute miles and sprinting up the corporate ladder, but believe me, you need to focus on your old age — now. more
A shocking front-page story in last Friday’s New York Times caught my eye. Its title was, “Experts Find Flaws in Trump Plan for Wall.” That seemed the understatement of the year. more
Dylan’s mom and Daniel’s dad write to me often. In truth, I dread reading their emails; their words darken the day. But how wrenching it must be to write those words. These parents are leaders of the Sandy Hook Promise Foundation . . . more
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