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CAROLJEAN64
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Our Love Story
Friday, February 15, 2013      16 comments

I have to share my Valentine's love story. DH and I met 6 weeks before he graduated from college and went off the the Peace Corps. We got married 2 years and 6 weeks later when he returned fromt the Peace Corps. (We had a very active letter ex... Read more
Muddied Waters
Saturday, February 02, 2013      9 comments

Read this piece this morning from a longer post. Had to admit to DH, he is right about stepping away from an argument ... waiting till the water clears.... to resolve it. I think the same thing applies to emotional eating. When the emotional ... Read more
Why I teach yoga to kids
Sunday, January 13, 2013      10 comments

Here's an excerpt from an email from a parent of a child I have taught in yoga at The Family Tree Studio in my home town. The email was sent to the studio owner who forwarded it to the two of us who taught the class the child was in. I have ... Read more
Celebrations
Saturday, January 05, 2013      6 comments

Instead of waiting for a special scale victory or NSV, think about celebrating from this perspective. Gratitude is one of the greatest ways of celebration that I know of. Celebrating an occasion is merely a social excuse. When you are gratefu... Read more
Love yourself
Thursday, January 03, 2013      12 comments

Just read this posting on another site this morning and think it has lots of good things to say: www.healyourlife.com/aut
hor-louise-l-hay/2013/01/w
isdom/personal-growth/do-y
ou-love-yourself?utm_id=HYLNew Here's a ... Read more
Don't Get Stuck
Monday, December 17, 2012      7 comments

I get Facebook and email from a great resource called Inner Pilot Light. Today's Facebook posting seems to be written for SparkPeople. When you think too hard, itís easy to get overwhelmed and degenerate into paralysis. And when youíre par... Read more
President's response to Connecticut Tragedy
Friday, December 14, 2012      10 comments

I don't think I have ever been so moved by a speech by a public person. The president was obviously speaking from his heart and as a parent. Here is a link in case you haven't seen it. www.whitehouse.gov/blog/
2012/12/14/presiden... Read more
Dozen-dozen-dozen day
Wednesday, December 12, 2012      8 comments

A dear friend is a poet and performance poet who lives in North Carolina. He sent this email out to celebrate 12 -12 -12. I know he won't mind my sharing it with you. Dozen-Dozen-Dozen Day Itís Dozen-Dozen-Dozen day. The coolest ... Read more
Fear vs. Hope
Tuesday, November 13, 2012      7 comments

False Expectations/Evidence Appearing Real or Holding Open Possibilities Endlessly You have a choice. ... Read more
My body won't let me....
Tuesday, November 06, 2012      11 comments

After voting this morning, I went to a local home and phoned to encourage others to get out to vote. I was asked if I wanted a cup of coffee.... seemed safe enough. Until I went to get a second list to work from. There was the table of good... Read more
It's Official.
Monday, November 05, 2012      8 comments

I am done with anti-depressants. Saw my meds doc today. He indicated all of the minor side effects I was having from weaning off my anti-depressant (took one every other day for two weeks, took last one 10 days ago) are usual and should all dis... Read more
The newest member of the family
Tuesday, October 30, 2012      16 comments

This is my daughter with our brand new grandniece. Although the baby's father is our DD's cousin, they are more like brother and sister.... Read more
Good Eats in the Middle East
Wednesday, September 26, 2012      13 comments

While on our recent vacation, we spent five days in the home of friends in Turkey. They live in a small town on the Anatolian Plateau. Our hostess fixed wonderful meals for us with fresh fruits and vegetables from her garden. Look and enjoy.... Read more
Hello September, Good bye U.S.
Sunday, September 02, 2012      8 comments

I will hopefully be able to get online as much as possible this month. However, tomorrow at 6 AM we leave for a three week trip to see friends and family overseas. We will spend tomorrow in D.C. getting from National Airport to Dulles. We hav... Read more
People are Good
Wednesday, August 29, 2012      4 comments

We went to a wonderful grocery store sandwich spot with my DS for lunch... the lunches got started years ago when the guys working in the butcher shop started making sandwiches for themselves at lunch time. Anyway, the place in a neighborhood i... Read more

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