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Lighten up Mondays

Sixteen year old Lisa nervously brought her most recent boyfriend home to meet her parents.  Although Lisa was very fond of him, she was nervous about what sort of impression he’d make on her parents.  90 more words

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Don’t take selfies in Auschwitz | Opinion | The Seattle Times

Don’t take selfies in Auschwitz | Opinion | The Seattle Times by Leonard Pitts, Jr.  One would think that it is not necessary to publish rules or guidelines as to when or where it is inappropriate to immortalize your grinning mug via a selfie, but Mr. 640 more words

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21 days

They say it only takes 21 days to break a bad habit. That is 504 hours … 30 240 minutes… 1 814 400 seconds of painstaking self-control to break 21 years’ worth of bad habits. 419 more words

21 Days

Lighten up Mondays

“O.K. everyone,” said the female instructor to her attentive birthing class, “today, we are going to do an exercise to help you men sympathize with your partners.”  And holding up an artificial stomach with an attached strap she adds, “What I have here is what’s called a pregnancy suit.  135 more words

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My novel experience with Alzheimer's disease - Part 2

Last week I provided the first 3 pages of my manuscript, tentatively titled, George Too.  Those pages introduced you to Colleen Strand and her father, Patrick Quinn.  1,142 more words

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Lighten up Mondays

Lauren was frustrated. She had complained dozens of times to her daughter about her newest gag of kissing the bathroom mirror immediately after applying lipstick, to no avail. 86 more words

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Helping an Alzheimer's Caregiver

Want To Help Someone Who Is an Alzheimer’s Caregiver? Here Are Some Tips.

Attached is a very worthwhile read by blogger, Kathie Ritchie.  The article includes her suggestions as well as those of caregiver adviser, Marie Marley.  242 more words

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