Category Archives: Life

Mind Matters

If you look at the graphic above, you can see that a lot of things encompass Mental Health.  I’ve written about Mental Health before, particularly Depression, since I have had personal experience in this. I usually watch CBS Sunday Morning on … Continue reading

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Cleaning house

I mentioned in a previous post that I could not seem to get interested in reading anything.  I decided that i needed a fresh start.  The stack of books in the picture above used to be on my nightstand next … Continue reading

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Leaving Others Behind

**This post from Beckie’s blog is quite profound and wise.  Be sure to take a minute to visit her blog and enjoy some of her beautiful writing. The pain of leaving those you grow to love is only the prelude … Continue reading

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New Beginnings

With the approach of the  New Year, it makes me think about New Beginnings.  It seems that I’ve “started over” a thousand times in my life. We moved around a lot when I was a kid growing up.  So I … Continue reading

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There were four of us kids growing up.  I’m the only girl.  I love my brothers.  I really do.  I even loved them, admired and respected them when we were children.  But this (the picture above) is usually what most … Continue reading

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I Fall For Fall

I am one to say “I don’t like Fall”.  The trees lose their leaves.  It looks like they are dying.   Then there is the approach of winter.  The cold, the snow, brrrrr! I spent most of my life in the … Continue reading

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Try and Try Again!

I know a woman who is brilliant, but is so afraid of failure, her life is stuck in neutral. She has a lifetime of isolation and the mundane when it could be so much more.  Her choice, because she would … Continue reading

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