Category Archives: Health

Memories of a Dear Friend

From “A Wish” by Victorian poet William Winter Think of me as your friend, I pray, And call me by a tender name: I will not care what others say, If only you remain the same? I will not care … Continue reading

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Can I Trust You?

Definition of trust: A firm belief in the reliability, truth, ability, or strength of someone or something; being able to predict what other people will do and what situations will occur. “Can I trust you?”  Numerous times greater than needles on … Continue reading

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Richly Blessed

Teeth are always in style. Dr. Seuss Oral disease has been a problem for humans since the beginning of time. Skulls of the Cro-Magnon people, who inhabited the earth 25,000 years ago, show evidence of tooth decay. “Things have certainly … Continue reading

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With a Glad and Grateful Heart

Each day I come here to put words down, some mine and some borrowed, to express a though to start the day. Each time a minor miracle happens as my thoughts and feelings expressed through a keyboard are cast into … Continue reading

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Light Through a Magnifying Glass Artfully Used

A busy week had me sleep deprived at bed time last night. The fix was nine and a half hours of good sleep that has me now coming awake feeling rested with a strong sense of gratitude for my well-being this … Continue reading

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Just Past the Self-Imposed Starting Line

“See It Through” by Edgar Guest When you’re up against a trouble, Meet it squarely, face to face; Lift your chin and set your shoulders, Plant your feet and take a brace. When it’s vain to try to dodge it, … Continue reading

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Yes, You Are!

Growth is an erratic forward movement: two steps forward, one step back. Remember that and be very gentle with yourself. Julia Cameron Having come to understand that a good life contains many episodes of “fall down, get up, try again”, … Continue reading

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All You Hope For and More

Continuing my “Staycation”, today I am taking a day off! Here’s three favorite sayings and images to fill the space here today: Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can. Danny Kaye … Continue reading

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A Day to Dream

It’s easy to forget how much I enjoy a day off from work during the week. What for many was a one day holiday on July 4th, I chose to use vacation time and craft a five-day, stay at home weekend. … Continue reading

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What a Difference a Day Makes

There is good to be found in many things initially not seen in that light. I woke up about 4am Thursday morning with a nasty stomach virus that kept anything from staying down until about 6pm last evening. Between a … Continue reading

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