Monthly Archives: November 2010

Catch a cold from the cold?


Physical stressors. It’s cold at work. I can relate to this one. In the summer its 110 degrees here, but inside it’s 70, a 40 degree difference! that’s too much of a shock to me, and I feel cold, and … Continue reading

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Is your dog like you?


Max is the last of the trilogy. He’s 13 and a half and that’s pretty old for a Lab-mix. As we were walking on his morning walk today I realized how much I appreciate all he’s done for me. At … Continue reading

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Dealing with a Negative Comment


  I had to deal with my first negative comment on a blog. I knew it was coming….just waiting to see how long it took. It was short, and to the point. And it wasn’t personal-too much. but of course … Continue reading

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I ate crow


I talked to my Dad the other day. He was cooking. He loves to cook, and gives the food to friends, and family. Maybe there was a Lion’s Club meeting–he’ll bring 2 gallons of homemade chili. He’s good at soups. … Continue reading

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Synchronicity & Coincidence


We think we plan out things, that we have control of our life. But actually we control very little. I believe that what happens to us is part of a grander plan. There is no coincidence. We may think we … Continue reading

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Breakfast of Champions


Breakfast everyday, the best way to start your day. That’s what I heard growing up. And there is something to it. I was raised on Wheaties, whole milk, and a lot of sugar on top. Looking back, that probably wasn’t … Continue reading

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Thoughts are things


That’s what I’ve heard, and what I hope is true. So I am spending a few minutes every day thinking about an old friend that is not doing so well. They have cancer and are gearing up for battle. I’m … Continue reading

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Reverse Culture Shock


Stepping out from customs into the Ft. Lauderdale airport the first thing I noticed was the food stands. Dunkin Donuts, Pizza, packaged salads and wraps. I grabbed a veggie sushi package and devoured the little bite sized rolls. Carpet on … Continue reading

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Fungus Among Us


Today we went out to a place unknown to us before today, somewhere in the city about 45 min ride from the hotel. We put our trust into a driver we met the day before, who said there was a … Continue reading

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Mick Jagger was here


Back to the nursing school-Universite Notre Dame D’Haiti- today. We started under the big top, where Lisette did a quick “introduction to homeopathy” teaching session with another class of students. During their lunch break we headed back to do a … Continue reading

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