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I offer advice on life, kids, work, relationships, and anything else that comes along.

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  • Who Am I and Who Shall I Become?
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    Who Am I and Who Shall I Become?

    7 years ago

    My life is always in a constant state of flux.  And now, at 44 years of age, the changes seem to keep coming by leaps and bounds.  I'll try to explain... I've been married to the same wonderful man for the last 20 years.  Is he perfect? ...

  • Thanksgiving is more than just a holiday...It's an Attitude!
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    Thanksgiving is more than just a holiday...It's an Attitude!

    7 years ago

    Every year at this time, we all run around and buy our turkeys and hams and other fixings for a huge meal that we call Thanksgiving. Friends and family gather and stuff themselves with enough tryptophan to knock out an elephant. And many of us,...

  • Goodbye Mama, I love you!
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    Goodbye Mama, I love you!

    5 years ago

    The phone rings and I am jarred awake. I look at the clock and reach for the phone. It's 1:10 AM. My God...is this it? Is Mama gone? It's the nurse at the nursing home. She tells me that Mama is declining rapidly. I jump out of bed, hurriedly...

  • A world of dreams
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    A world of dreams

    5 years ago

    The sun beat down from a clear blue sky. It was 89 degrees, according to the radio and I was 10 years old, riding with my family to Janney's Fish Camp for the weekend. We had a small single wide trailer that we kept at the camp for our weekend...

  • Cows Have Feelings Too
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    Cows Have Feelings Too

    5 years ago

    Bullying happens every day. It happens to adults and children. We need to explore what bullying is and we need to stop it now!

  • I've lost that loving feeling.  Now what do I do?
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    I've lost that loving feeling. Now what do I do?

    5 years ago

    I hear this a lot. Many couples that have been together for a number of years, feel that they have nothing in common anymore. They are like two ships that pass in the night. The passion is gone and the kids are grown. And now they don't know why...

  • Steps to take for positive thinking
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    Steps to take for positive thinking

    5 years ago

    We create our own happiness. And by that same token, we create our own unhappiness as well. When you dwell on negative things or surround yourself with negative people, you can do nothing but bring MORE negativity into your life. What we focus on is...

  • Life Coach - What is it?
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    Life Coach - What is it?

    7 years ago

    A Life Coach helps you organize your goals and your thoughts. They work one-on-one with you to support personal growth and behavior modification to help achieve those goals. Life Coaches connect with you either by phone, email or in person...

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