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Balancing Gifts and Demons
Tuesday, September 10, 2019      12 comments

My father, who was my abuser, died a week ago. We had only recently learned he had kidney disease and limited time remaining. His ex-wife, a good friend, had power of attorney over his care and is now his executor. She chose palliative care o... Read more
No Shame Zone
Sunday, July 21, 2019      6 comments

I'm struggling with frustration and aggravation over not accomplishing more. As I've dealt with new job applications (my wonderful county job is a temporary position), medical appointments, a dental emergency, and tardy car registration, my dec... Read more
More funnies from my aunt, "Church rules in France"
Tuesday, March 26, 2019      11 comments

It is possible that on entering this church, you may hear the Call of God. On the other hand, it is not likely that He will contact you by phone. Thank you for turning off your phone. If you would like to talk to God, come in, cho... Read more
LOL quotes by Phyllis Diller
Monday, March 11, 2019      9 comments

Sent to me by my Aunt Elnora. Have a laugh on us! emoticon "Housework can't kill you, but why take a chan... Read more
Sweet Sixty-Four
Saturday, March 02, 2019      11 comments

Today I turn 64 years young. I refuse to think of myself as old. Indeed, I frequently begin affirmations with the phrase “I am young and healthy, I am strong and free,” ending with an adverb (ending in ‘-ly’) or the words “to me." (I tend to ... Read more
January Recap and February Focus
Sunday, February 03, 2019      10 comments

I decided I wanted to focus on 3 areas this year: 1. Taking care of business—mainly financial matters, but also scheduling, researching, making decisions, honoring commitments and maintaining connections 2. Creating order—decluttering ... Read more
Breathing in the Day, Revisited
Saturday, August 04, 2018      8 comments

Just over 3 years ago, I shared a blog Breathing in the Day: https://www.sparkpeople.
com/mypage_public_journal_
individual.asp?blog_id=5970488 I still haven't gotten a promotion or found a new job despite consiste... Read more
Biblical humor--A 6th grader's book report on the Bible
Thursday, December 07, 2017      6 comments

[If you read my last blog, you can skip this one; it's the same funny email sent to me by my Aunt Elnora. I hoped it might reach a bigger audience with a different title.] A sixth grade child was asked to write a book report on the entire ... Read more
HOW ASPARAGUS GOT ITS NAME
Saturday, December 02, 2017      9 comments

[Here's another (long this time) joke sent to me by my Aunt Elnora. It takes a long time to get to the explanation of the title.] A sixth grade child was asked to write a book report on the entire Bible. Here is what he wrote: The Chi... Read more
Don't wash your hair in the shower (a joke)
Sunday, April 23, 2017      19 comments

I don't know why I didn't figure this out sooner! I use shampoo in the shower, and when I wash my hair, the shampoo runs down my whole body. Well, printed very clearly on the shampoo label is this warning: "FOR EXTRA BODY AND VOLUME." No ... Read more
Please get real!
Wednesday, March 15, 2017      9 comments

I just posted a comment and read quite a few others about today's reposting of 5 Exercises that Sculpt, Strengthen & Soothe Back Pain. Overwhelmingly, the responses were negative, as in "Are you crazy? I can't possibly do these!" Please, plea... Read more
Alienation of Affection
Saturday, March 11, 2017      12 comments

OK, this may be my last blog expressing my unhappiness, anger, disgust, resentment, disappointment, frustration and hurt over the Start page changes, especially the removing of team spins. The overhaul has added NOTHING to my Spark experience, ... Read more
Emoticon humor to chase away the I-want-my-team-spins-back blues
Saturday, March 11, 2017      5 comments

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Any chance you'll listen this time, SP ?
Thursday, March 09, 2017      11 comments

Here is my post on the thread The "NEW" Start Page on SP's Team for Team Leaders- Business Only: IS ANYBODY LISTENING???? As other team leaders have pointed out, our feedback is overwhelmingly negative, and we represent many other memb... Read more
Hope & Light
Tuesday, March 07, 2017      5 comments

I took a moment to look out the balcony door and admire the rising sun. There is such beauty and hope in each new dawn. My heart expands and overflows with possibilities, love, joy and hope, sweeping aside the discontent and grumbling over not... Read more

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