Don;t wait until you retire to see the world.
Four groups of voiceless need a voice. The abuse of women, children, elderly and animals.
Humans who are the smartest species on the planet can not love without conditions.
Freedom riders consist of black and white activist who visited the South to stop segregation.
I so love football season. I have so many friends and family that love this sport. Who doesn't want to see their team win.
Slavery dates back to the early days before Christ but we are only taught about black slavery
Falling can be detrimental as we age but there are things you can do to help prevent it.
This country is beginning to be the suicide capitol of the world. Every day 121 people end their life and over half of those is by fire arms.
22 people die each day waiting for an organ transplant. You can help 8 people by becoming an organ donor.
We want to trust our significant others, but studies show that 30to 60% of married men and women seek relationships on dating websites.
Drug addiction is at its worst right now, with heroine being the number one reason for so many overdoses and deaths.
Removing trees that are in dangerously placed in your yard will pay off in the long run.
This article shows you how to get rid of fleas when nothing else works. It also includes my personal experience with a number of over-the-counter flea products and veterinarian-prescribed treatments.
How to get your home from clutter to unclutter in a short amount of time.
The world is full of hatred and dismay but you don't have to fall in to that trap. Positive affirmations daily can help you overcome the hardest times in your life.
A three month old puppy who only weighed 4lbs had a dream. He wanted to help Pit bulls and other animals who needed rescuing
A tribute to animals from abuse to love, life and in death
A delicious desert that will be different and tasty for all your holiday guest
Many children are diagnosed with cancer each year. One of the hardest cancers to beat is neuroblastoma. A story of a mothers love for her son who was diagnosed with this awful childhood cancer.
A Pit-bull named Beetle Jo was to be euthanized on August 29th and how a volunteer loved him and he loved her, so she made a bucket list to fulfill all his dog dreams before letting him go.
Why is mental health ignored in our nation? Many people are either undiagnosed, incarcerated, homeless or commit horrific crimes. Many people with mental illness are very talented.
It has been said many times that a dog is a mans best friend but what most animals teach us is amazing.
A trip through the hospital and what a surprise.
A drug that has been on the market for over 30 years is now being labled as a controlled substance.
Let's take a look at this connective tissue disorder that is not only irritating but real.
The fear and the risks associated with many virus and bacteria is on the rise. Should we worry?
Pitbulls are love not hate. They are taught that behavior just like humans are taught to be racist.
Many times I get asked in the grocery store by guys how do you know which fruit is ripe. Hopefully this will help you fellows buy some nice fruit for your wife.
Women wear many hats when their husbands are either deployed or work out of town. Here is how my day goes every day and the hats I wear.
Everyone needs a best friend whether it be human or furry or scaley. This is the story of my best friend Jake.
You can never be happy until you free yourself from one excuse after the other.
The controversy over a very touchy subject, of obesity, needs attention.
From a ball of cotton to the darkest cloud, what are they telling you. Let your imagination run free to the sky.
What really happened to the Mayan's? Some do not understand their plight. Walk with me through my educational vacation.
Living in a society of uncertainty and having no trust for mankind
Are you prepared for a hurricane in the event it hits you?
It has been proven that middle age people have the worst time going to sleep at night. Why we can't shut our brain down.
How young people scheme to hurt people
How Easter impacted my life even until today.
A tribute to these pesky little rodents that keep stealing my bulbs.
How states are adopting laws to protect abused animals by creating laws of felony charges.
Wasting something as simple as a wash basin all adds up. The amount of waste that goes on in a hospital is alarming.
Jacksonville, one of the largest cities in America, are under fire as children are having sexual intercourse as young as 8 years old.
Long goes the day of the baby boomers, when life was so easy. Children of today live so differently then children of yesterday.
What is this country facing, with parents refusing to vaccinate their children?
We all love Facebook but I will put in to perspective things that people never realize when they post their business on Facebook
If you have a disease that causes you pain, do you know that sugar may be the culprit?
We are all told by the ministry that we need to give 10 percent of our income or to tithe as they call it but is this what God has set in place for you?
The new wave of mothers taking home their placenta's has caused a wave of shock through out the United States.
A New STD is spreading like wild fire and puts people at a high risk who do not use protection
Our lovely little silver tree was the delight of Christmas
Society has made a loving breed of dog bad. These animals are abused daily. Here is my story about a pit-bull named Steve. This has to stop. It's cruel and they have no voice
Many people write about so many things but there are different types of writers out there that many do not even know about.
Many people were killed yesterday during the sacred black Friday shopping spree. Is this behavior really acceptable in our society
This pumpkin pie is not only delicious, nutritious and pretty, but using the whole pumpkin you get more nutrition vs. traditional pumpkin pie
Most people spend their lives finding fault in themselves and unable to accept that one character that is beautiful. Loving yourself is truly the best thing you can ever do in your life.
How the need for computers have made us have more paper to deal with then before computers were invented.
How one city is handling shelter over load by having mega adoption events
Couples trying to buy a home at this time could be one's worst nightmare
There are so many speculations to this disease and really no answers except a huge guessing game.
How I went from being an active woman to almost disabled.
One cute video can turn in to a child's nightmare
Truck drivers are our safety net to get goods we would otherwise not have but their ability to purchase healthy foods is putting the business in jeopardy
Should family members have a right to know the condition of another family member?
Our animals have no voice. We need to speak up and stop this cruel behavior to throw away animals.
How I learned to respect bald women in our society!
As a writer of serial killers, I have become addicted to this show.
This is Anastasia who had metabolic bone disease and became egg bound also known as preovulatory Stasis
People want their work published, but publishing companies have become the biggest scam. This is a step by step guide to using Create A Space.
Iguanas are very complex creatures and were never bred to be household pets but so many people want them as pets. The importance of knowledge about them makes a difference to a beautiful baby.
Social media has caused many people to become hateful and to bully you. This past election of 2016 cost me to lose more friends and family members then I could ever imagine.
How the earthquake in Haiti changed my life forever
Using food stamps to buy junk food should not be allowed
When people cyber bully fight back you have the right.
In Jacksonville Florida 1 in 7 people are infected with the HIV virus and 1 in 4 have an std. Think smart about having unprotected sex.
As you research this company online you will find two things. Publish America saying how they are traditional publishers and all their services are free and a million other stories of how they have ripped people off.
On December 14, 2009 I had weight loss surgery by gastric banding. The first years were bliss then my life fell apart
Taking a risk in the stock market is no different today then years ago
Going through hoops to make money writing can sometimes be frustrating. You write your fingers off and have to wait forever to make money doing it. Well hear ye hear ye I am here to tell you that you can make money upfront, paid right away, writing for Yahoo Voices.
A man of 33 who has lived with his mother all of his life, tips the scales at 881 pounds. He is in a hospital bed fighting for his life and his mother shoves another box of fried chicken in his face to consume.
People think that animals are dumb but they can be taught to live in harmony with the very animals that they love to hunt
This lovely dish came from my own kitchen. I love preparing Vegan meals that are packed with protein, low in fat, and reasonable amounts of carbs.
Iguanas and Bearded Dragons are becoming popular pets, however when cleaning their quarters, you must make sure it is done properly. Well some people would say why? They are at risk for infection also
We all have struggled with this war on obesity and diet after diet. Even though I had weight loss surgery, it was not easy. Now that I am almost to my goal these tips that I was given post op is what is making the difference in my weight loss and...
Knowing the difference between head hunger and real hunger and loving to be hungry.
Our iguana Anastasia has not been the easiest to raise. As a matter of fact she was very sickly as an iglet and developed Metabolic Bone Disease. This happens in iguanas when their diet does not have enough calcium.
This hub is dedicated to these poor animals who go to a shelter thinking they will get a second chance, when the only chance they get is a few meals and a lethal injection.
In the wake of hurricane Isaac on the anniversary of Katrina, I found my own love of candles when we were devastated by Hurricane Wilma in Fort Lauderdale Florida in 2005
As a writer, it is not always easy to get a reader to follow the meaning that is conveyed in an answer or a story because everyone has their own interpretation of how it is presented.
This hub came to exist because a friend of mine works two jobs to fend for her family, while her husband sits home everyday and refuses to find a job
We all love writing articles about what we love, but when writing articles about supplements and other medications or things that need back up, people need to site sources of studies or how you obtained this information. If it really is only your...
Working in a hospital I have seen a lot of things and some I just have to shake my head at because I can't believe people do these things.
I love Betta fish and hate more then anything to see these beautifully made creatures live in a small plastic cup waiting to be sold. Seeing them in flthy water makes me want to hit the ceiling because they do not deserve that kind of treatment.
As each one of us watched the story unfold in Colorado, it was devastating. People who just wanted to see a movie for some fun, end up dead or injured.
Social media's such as facebook and twitter are really making relationships harder to keep together. We all need 5,000 friends on facebook NOT!. You don't care about your family anymore because you need to know what 5,000 people are doing on a daily basis.
Iguanas are very unusual creatures that have become one of the most popular pets. They are beautiful, inquisitve, and very smart animals with a robust attitude at times.
In the 1800's ALL of our ancestors migrated to America, to have a better life for their families and that is why we are here today. They were welcomed and sought out as a means of building our future, the United States of America.
On a Wednesday morning after Labor day, an annoucement would come over the speaker to stand up, place your hand over your heart and say the pledge of allegiance. I never knew how much those words meant as a teenager as I do now as an adult. Then it was just something we were made to do.
I often wondered how people who call themselves Christians can really name themselves that when they act worse then Satan himself
When family members are diagnosed with a terminal illness some of us will not automatically be accepting of their fate. How can I be strong is what most will ask?
One day while looking at my privacy settings on facebook, I noticed it said I had logged on from another town in my area. I closed them out but I knew I had a hacker.
We wanted another cat because one of our cats was getting old and our other cat was in the need of a play mate because he was only four and still liked to play and my female, well she wanted to spend her days laying around and not being annoyed.
A tribute to all mothers.
How many times this week have you actually called someone, spoke to them instead of texting or going back and forth on facebook, or just sat over a cup of coffee face to face chatting about anything?
Animal protein is important in our diets because it is there that you mostly get a very important vitamin and that is B-12.
In 2012, oral cancer is on the rise and the culprit that is causing this increase is the HPV or Human papillomavirus. Increase in oral sex is causing this problem. It doesn't matter if you use protection if you are still partaking in oral sex with no protection. You are still at risk for infection.
People spend their lives working waiting for retirement so they can enjoy life, but then some kind of devestation happens in their life and they are no longer able to do anything. They become slaves of cancer, strokes, heart failure, paralysis, and even death and guess what? They never enjoyed...
Have you ever just had a gut feeling that something someone was going to do, would be harmful or end up in a mess? You warn them but they don't listen until it's too late.
Let's face it all children want a pet and some parents just can't see having a dog or cat because we all know that we will end up taking care of them. A great first pet can be a hamster.
It is estimated by the department of education that 920 billion dollars is owed in student loans. This number will double as new students go to college and take out substantial loans to pay for their education. Even I have student loans to repay
While you may not be visiting Dr. Nick there are some things that will help you make the most of your Drs visit.
On 9/11 the entire US became enraged as our very own people died at the hands of terrorist. As a society we had every right to hate the very people that tore our country apart.
A nine year old dies at the hands of her step mother and grandmother for lieing about eating candy and is forced to run non stop for three hours, causing severe dehydration
You wake up one morning and feel like you have sand in your eyes, you try to get it out but it won't move. Then your eyes start itching like wild fire until you could take a cat's claw and scratch them out of your head.
Librium was the first benzo stumbled upon by Leo Sternbach in 1955 and used to treat alchoholics from the terrible detox associated with becoming sober. In 1960, mothers little helper, known as Valium was produced by Hoffman-LaRoche and used to...
Imagine being in a coma and hearing the doctors say "she is not going to make it" but your family refuses to pull the plug all the while your screaming inside for them to let you go. No one hears you and your family, out of selfishness and selflessness chooses to keep you alive to suffer because...
Pay day loans are becoming very popular among people who have fallen in to financial hardship, but what they don't realize that pay day loans only put them in further financial hardship.
Are you a sugar addict and need to give up sugar because it's making your life miserable? Well it's not impossible but it will take some work. Sugar addiction is real and we love it because it makes us feel good.
As Valentine's Day comes and goes tomorrow, the one thing I can say is that in my heart is more love for my husband than any person could have. He is an awesome man who is a good provider, a good listener, a good snuggler, an awesome romantic and truly I am the lucky one and blessed.
This has been a controversy among OBGYN's, general practitioners, and surgeons as to whether a woman needs a pelvic exam and pap smear after a hysterectomy. Well why on earth not?
Family units have become complicated and some broken and torn to the point of no return. One in five children will lose touch with one parent forever. How can our lives become so chaotic that we have become lost souls and unable to love our families?
Betta fish are beautiful and popular pets, but most people do not know how to properly care for them, so they end up with a dead fish. Bettas are intelligent and once they get used to their new surroundings, they will be happy to see you every morning by waving their fins at you.
Did you know that the very little bee that you would love to destroy, for fear of getting stung, could save you from your allergies?
A lot of people today, are changing over to a gluten free diet. It seems that this new way of eating has a positive affect on people. Right now in every grocery store they have isle's with these products on it that you can purchase and even frozen food.
The tragedy of maternal filicide, or child murder by mothers, has occurred throughout history and throughout the world. Understanding it is a different story.
Have you ever worked at a job where you just don't suit the rest because they have been there longer? It doesn't matter how hard you work or what you do, they always point out your flaws even if they have a million of their own.
Nine years ago I made the decision to have lap-band surgery and today I am 80lbs thinner.
How many times have you worked with people that make mistakes, that could be detrimental to other peoples lives, because they don't pay attention.
Working in hematology I have learned a great deal about the body and the one thing I have been given proof of or should I say what I have known all along is that you do not need supplemental vitamins unless you are deficient in vitamins.
How many times in a day have you encountered negative, nasty people, that totally drain you and your life? They are constant complainers about life, their health, money, and all the turmoil they live in.
I am not one for watching reality shows because for one they are ridiculous but Sunday beng bored and scrolling through channel after channel I came across the show Toddlers and Tiara's.
How many times have you been in a relationship and given your all and never gotten an ounce back.
As Racheal sat for the last time in her oncologist office, waiting to be admitted to hospice, she took the hand of the medical assistant and asked her to come close and listen.
Iguana's have become popular pets and many owners in reptile forums are quick to assume that they know everything there is to know about iguana's, but that is far from the truth.
As the sun goes down on Christmas Eve what will your thoughts be? Have I done enough, gotten enough, baked enough, shopped enough, worried enough? Some of these questions will be going through most of our minds, however the real question should be what have I done to make the season bright?
Over the last decade or maybe two women have somehow lost major respect, morals, and values of themselves. Why do you feel you are not worthy to be treated like a human being.
When you love to write you love it and you do it. Release those demons in your soul because they need to get out.
Schools need to wise up and realize that abstinence is not working and start preaching what is SAFE SEX.
Loving your family instead of purchasing the most expensive gifts is more meaningful then gifts they won't use.
HIV is something we do not here about any longer but it is still very much alive
Working in Oncology gives you such a reality check that even a smile is something to be thankful for. This year my life has been awesome with so many blessings bestowed upon me but my heart is bleeding in pain for my patients who this very holiday are fighting for their life instead of enjoying a...
This is how a big corporation loses valuable customers by not valuing them and avoiding them at all cost and giving the run around for days until you have had enough.
Having rude behavior on vacation is not wanted by others.
My trip to Dominican and my rating
Letting go of the past will make you a happier person. Dwelling on things that won't matter in ten years will not get you where you need to be.
Should having a contract in a marriage be allowed? This blew me away
Each year 90,000 children will suffer abuse, neglect and even death. Don't forget the children.
Losing my best friend over something trivial was probably the worst thing that ever could have happened. She quit talking to me because I wouldn't go to a strip club before getting married because it made me feel uncomfortable. If you are a true friend you shouldn't make someone do something they...
I wrote this poem of love for the man who has given me true love and I am thankful everyday that I have found him and have him in my life forever.
Social Networks such as facebook, myspace, and now google has their own form of facebook is causing relationships to fail. Be aware that people have their own agenda's.
Breast Cancer is one of the worst enemies for women of all ages. Cancer knows no face, age, race, or national origin. It doen't discriminate against anyone not even men. If you do not take the time to check yourself out then you dont love yourself very much.
These questions and answers about the lap band will be helpful for those wanting to have weight loss surgery. My experience was ultimately successful, but the struggles have been great.
This is what happens when people do not know what a scammer is . People know where your children are at all times please.