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Chiquitita

“Chiquitita, you and I know How the heartaches come and they go and the scars they’re leaving You’ll be dancing once again and the pain will end You will have no time for grieving Chiquitita, you and I cry But … Continue reading

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Lust for Life

“Curiosity is the lust of the mind.” ― Thomas Hobbes So much ENERGY in me today! I heard this song on my radio this morning, and it has completely pumped me up. I feel so renewed these last few weeks. … Continue reading

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Doctor Jones

“Aside from criminology, I’d say archaeology has the highest body count.” ― Jarod Kintz, $3.33 “The geologist takes up the history of the earth at the point where the archaeologist leaves it, and carries it further back into remote antiquity.” … Continue reading

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The Child Inside

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.” ― Pablo Picasso We all have a child inside. Some are buried deeper than others. Some bubble to the surface with joyous abandon … Continue reading

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Bangarang!

“The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.” ― J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan We need more lost boys and girls. They live life as if there is no tomorrow and … Continue reading

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Health & Epiphany

“A fit, healthy body—that is the best fashion statement” ― Jess C. Scott The last few months I have been tracking what I eat (not always, but often), stepping on the scale, scowling, stressing, and not losing. I had an … Continue reading

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Grease

 “The squeeky wheel gets the grease.” ― Author disputed (mostly attributed to Josh Billings). Last night, for the first time in probably a decade, I deep fried some chicken popcorn (usually bake that stuff) in my old wok. This morning … Continue reading

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Happiness

“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” ― Dalai Lama XIV I’m happy today. Seriously. This is huge. It’s a gray day outside, but I am in here, wet hair and all and I am … Continue reading

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Coming home…

“Schizoid behavior is a pretty common thing in children. It’s accepted, because all we adults have this unspoken agreement that children are lunatics.”  ― Stephen King This made me laugh. If you knew my three children (yes even the baby) … Continue reading

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Writing it out

It’s funny how sometimes actually seeing the words makes something more real, more defined. I need to lose weight. This is no  big secret, and I’ve talked about it several times. However, just this afternoon, I worded it different today. … Continue reading

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