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Where do they GET this stuff?!

Where do they GET this stuff?! I just love my grandchildren – they crack me up – haha.  My little grandson isn’t talking yet, but he brings me such joy.  His facial expressions are very animated – he can get his thoughts across with a look, and he is such a snuggle bug, grin.  Now…
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It’s Friday!

Almost Missed Friday – Oops YIKES!  Did you know it’s Friday?  It’s almost 5:00PM and I haven’t posted my BLOG – Oh, MY!  I have to admit – I haven’t even THOUGHT about my blog today, let alone written it… shame on me, sigh. I have been buried amongst the papers of a deceased distant…
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Feeling overwhelmed

Overwhelmed Do you ever feel overwhelmed?  Dictionary.com defines “overwhelm” as a verb (used with object) 1. to overcome completely in mind or feeling: overwhelmed by remorse. 2. to overpower or overcome, especially with superior forces; destroy; crush: Roman troops were overwhelmed by barbarians. 3. to cover or bury beneath a mass of something, as floodwaters,…
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Garbage truck

Another great email sent by my mom <3 ya, Mom.  Law of the Garbage Truck One day I hopped in a taxi and we took off for the airport. We were driving in the right lane when suddenly a black car jumped out of a parking space right in front of us. My taxi driver…
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I can’t get no – satisfaction

The Grass Is Always Greener “My grass is starting to turn brown, I wish it would rain.”  Although, just a couple of weeks ago… “Rain, rain, go away – this is RIDICULOUS!” “This HEAT is crazy.  It’s soooo HOT.”   But a few months ago… “I am so tired of this COLD weather, I thought we…
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An Email

My mother sent me an email yesterday, that piggybacks on last weeks blog.  It was so appropriate that I told her I was going to “cheat” and use it as my Friday BLOG.  She responded “I thought you would.”  She knows me so well – grin. STRESS: A young lady confidently walked around the room…
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Notes about less stress

Some tips and interesting facts I am learning in my Stress Coaching course (Some random notes from the lessons) Our bodies were designed for stress – the infrequent “Oh My Goodness!”, or “AHHHHH!” emergency type. Our adrenaline goes up to help us deal with the stress, and then subsides. However in today’s society, many of…
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Pooh

Lessons from Pooh Winnie, of course – grin. Yes, I know there have been books written on this topic, there may even be one with this title.  Rest assured I am not plagiarizing.  This topic was brought to my mind by a young friend of mine who posted this on her facebook status yesterday… “Promise…
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Cha-cha-cha- changes…

A Chance For New Opportunities Today is the day – my husband’s last day at his current job.  Due to changes within the company, his job has been eliminated.  They were nice enough to give him a 30 day notice, so today is not a surprise.  However, today is a little scary – grin. I…
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Child like love

OH, TO LOVE LIKE A CHILD Have you ever observed a young child, about the ages of 1-4, interact with others?  Oh, to have such innocence and love with abandon! My granddaughter, at 2, is a great example.  She has never met a stranger.  She says “Hi” to everyone, smiles and waves at total strangers. …
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