The beginning of my life with a schizophrenic. He was also diagnosed with Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), the new way to say multiple personalities.
Have you ever really thought about time and the games it plays with us? We label time as yesterday, last week, in a month from now, but the only time we actually have is now.
Where is the American Dream? I do not believe we have changed our values so much. Part of the problem is all the bad news. We need to remember we are all part of a whole.
Here are pictures of the best pussy tattoos I have found.
Life is a journey. In it we encounter many of the same problems we encounter driving...Road Blocks...Getting Lost...Accidents. Live your journey with peace.
Each of us has intrinsic value as human beings...The next time someone tries to tell you that you are not good enough, remember that you are good enough. You too are a wonderfully unique and priceless individual, and in...
In times of deflation, America seems to find "heroes" in outlaws. Here is a look at the past heroes, or outlaws, and a look into why we glamorize these people.
Hi, my name is k@ri and I am a co-dependent. A little about my addiction to relationships and a poem on co-dependency.
Why is it that some people don't develop harmful habits and some people develop one, two or many. You may have seen it in your own children, one was impossible to get to stop sucking their thumb; the other never had...
Operating Room nursing is a very special calling. Not everyone is cut out for it and most will not put up with it. However, there is much fun to be had if you make it through the first year! OR nursing requires...
The American flag is the living representation of our country and as such demands a great deal of respect. Showing respect to our flag is the same as showing respect to our country. That is why displaying your flag...
“A wise old owl sat on an oak; The more he saw the less he spoke; The less he spoke the more he heard; Why aren't we like that wise old bird?”--Edward H. Richards We all need to learn to listen well. Listening...
Farrah Fawcett was the beginning of big hair. Here is a little about her and some of the other big hair icons.
These are rules to remember in an Operating Room. These 5 short sayings will keep you out of trouble if you follow them.
Take a look at some cute and funny bugs...that don't make me itch when I look at them.
Back injuries are debilitating and restrictive. Whether acute or chronic, back pain causes distress and frustration to the person experiencing it. The ability to move freely is taken for granted by most people. ...
What was your first kiss like?
In this article I review the signs and symptoms of diabetes. It is a brief and simplified version of what is happening in your body when you have diabetes mellitus.
Here is a fabulous chicken recipe that has minimal prep time and is good enough for company. You probably already have the ingredients!
What we want out of life effects all our choices. Decide how you want to live and do not get distracted.
New Mexico is full of wide open spaces and a sky so close you can touch it. New Mexico lives in a different time, a time ruled by siesta and trust. Find out what happens when a Yankee from the northeast moves there.
Some 82% of American own cell phones. Approximately 18 million cell phones are in use in the United States. 6 out of 10 people own a cell phone world wide. Find out why I choose to be part of the small minority that...
There are so many absolutely ridiculous laws still around in these United States of America. Here are a few that should make you laugh.
Stupid, funny and just plain dumb laws abound the the United States of America. Here is a sampling of the odd laws you can find.
Here is a story of a woman who married 23 times. How is that for perseverance in the quest for love! Should I look for love or stay behind my walls?
What happens when you are fired and too clueless to understand? Maybe good things?!
The Operating Room is not for everyone. But, if it is for you, you will love it! Learn a little about what the job entails and what to expect from the environment.
How much pizza is too much? Learn how much is within recommended daily allowances and how to make great pizza from home. Home made pizza guarantees no mistakes.
To have perseverance you must have spunk, drive and endurance. Perseverance can help you get through difficult times and make the best of your situation! Read these inspirational quotes on perseverance and get your...
I've taken Glucosamine and Chondroitin in the past and found they relieved my joint pain. Recently I was reminded of how well they work...
My friend from Puerto Rico gave me this recipe. This flan is fabulous and easy to make! This is a family recipe she learned from her Mother. There are only 4 ingredients, it is super easy!
Healthy eating can be delicious. This is an authentic greek salad recipe, and contains no lettuce. It is even better the second day.
I have been an operating room nurse for many years. It is a very challenging and very rewarding profession. Read these funny stories about how we let off stress in the OR!
Don't be offended. Although I'm a red head now, I am naturally a blonde, so I think I have the right. Have a laugh and add your favorite!
Find out how easy it is to make sprouts. Sprouts are an easy, inexpensive way to eat fresh vegetables when you don't have any space. Find out some quick and inexpensive ways to make sprouts.
Hope and Optimism can change your outlook on life and let you live to your fullest extent. What does it take?