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Tuesday, January 01, 2013

Today's Dear Abby column was an "oldie but a goodie." Her daughter, Jeanne Phillips - who has taken over the column - reprinted the list of New Year's Resolutions which her mother adapted from the original credo of Al-Anon.

You can find the whole list by searching for Dear Abby + Just for Today.

I would like to share the one which I thought I would try to follow this year:

JUST FOR TODAY, I will do something to improve my health. If I am a smoker, I'll quit. If I am overweight, I will eat healthfully - if only for today. And not only that, I will get off the couch and take a brisk walk, even if it's only around the block.

This is my primary resolution for 2013!
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    This is a great reminder, Lin. Too many times I lose sight of the fact that I am living in the here and now and this is the only time I can manage...plan for tomorrow, but live in the day! Love and hugs for you in 2013! Jeannie
    1390 days ago
    Jst for taday, and all tomorrow's todays.
    1390 days ago
  • JILL313
    This is an oldie but goodie. I used to read Dr. Abby every day and felt I learned from her wise advice. I didn't even know her DD continues that today. I only get a local paper and I've never seen her articles in it. Let's make 2013 our Year to get Healthier and feel better.


    1390 days ago
    This is great. Thank you. Love
    1390 days ago
    I like this! One day at a time, one baby step at a time. Thanks for sharing!
    May all your dreams and goals come true in 2013!! Noel
    1390 days ago
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