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Saturday, July 03, 2010

What is your definition of independence?
Most of us would say, "Independence means freedom to make choices without prejudices of others interferring".
Some may say, "Independence is the act of expressing one's self wholeheartedly."

Whatever your definition, may you be free to embrace your inalienable rights as a proud American in a manner that does not infringe upon the rights of others.

Happy Independence Day to all: July 4th, 2010!!!

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AKAFIT 7/6/2010 10:19AM

    As a wife of a Soldier in Afghanistan, and a Veteran, I am so grateful that we have freedoms to worship our God, to speak, and to live. However, I also believe that it is important that with that freedom we make choices that are responsible and healthy. emoticon emoticon

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MRSRUBLE 7/5/2010 3:02AM

    As a descended of many nationalities I so appreciate all those who came before me for what they endured so I may take pride and enjoy in my independence. emoticon Hope you had a great 4th as well! emoticon

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    Happy July 4th to you as well!

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Realizing Death Is Non-negotiable

Monday, June 28, 2010

After 2 weeks of news of people dying among my colleagues, I have come to the frightening conclusion that so many people around me are leaving in massive numbers. Is June "time to go now" month?
Really, colleague's mother: a few days ago...
Another colleagues wife: this morning...
Another colleague herself...last week.
I even had a dream that I was in a cemetary reading names of people's tombstones- all were still alive at this moment in reality. At the end of the dream, I read my own name. Spooky, huh? It was almost like the movie "The Sixth Sense".
Lesson to self (confirmation): Live life to the fullest and don't take life for granted.

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MOORECENTURY 6/29/2010 10:40AM

    Oh wow! You are absolutely right! We have to live each day like it's the last and enjoy every moment!

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TEXASLYNN 6/28/2010 8:11PM

    A school friend of mine passed away last week. It doesn cause one to pause and reflect, doesn't it?

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Listening to The Body

Monday, June 21, 2010

Conversations with my body:
Body: Argh!!! What were you thinking when you ate that buttered popcorn?
Me: Well, it was good at the time. What's Toy Story3 without popcorn?
Body: Ha! Now you are paying for it. Here, let me add stomach cramps with a side of loose bowels. There! Is that working for you now, Ms. Thang?
Me: Gee, thanks! I learned my lesson. Maalox...HOW YOU DOIN? (in a sultry, Wendy Williams voice)

Yes, Sparkreaders! I am recuperating slowly and will get back on the saddle to exercise in 3 hours from now...

Potty Break!

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MRSRUBLE 6/26/2010 7:13AM

    You knew you were going to have that conversation when you stuck your finger in the bucket! LOL!!1 emoticon Thanks for the encouragement on my blog. emoticon

Comment edited on: 6/27/2010 3:04:23 AM

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MOORECENTURY 6/22/2010 4:33PM

    LOL! Funny blog!

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SEXYCOOL* 6/22/2010 11:37AM

    LMAO!!! You are so right. Your confession *totally* trumps mine.

Too-dang-funny!! Hope you're feeling better.

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X_TINA74 6/21/2010 6:11PM

    Wow, I totally relate girl!


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Quote for the Day- Mountains to Climb

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Looking over my life, lighting the way to brighter futures,
I see the dark blockage of obstacles ahead.
Knowing I may have to manuever around valleys and traverse
Into another dimension,
My mountains to climb are merely a pathway which leads UPWARD!

Motto: Though we have mountains to climb, there is positive growth and rewards at the top.

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MRSRUBLE 6/19/2010 3:14AM

    Enjoyed the blog, thanks! emoticon

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MOMMY_MIMI 6/18/2010 6:46AM

    Thank you! I really like it!

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GRANNYS5 6/17/2010 6:56PM

    Thank you for sharing emoticon

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MAEBEAR26 6/17/2010 5:09PM

    Love it, thanks for sharing!

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Quote for Today

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

"Blessings come in ALL shapes, sizes, and colors. Discriminating those blessings puts one in danger of NEVER exploring what life has to offer."

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MOORECENTURY 6/9/2010 11:33AM

    That is so true!

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CMESKEW 6/8/2010 2:20PM

    Thank you for this.

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