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Please Pass the Hole Punch

Lately the choking episodes have become more frequent. Sometimes the coughing and sputtering just go on and on. When it’s finally over, I am a mess. 366 more words

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His Birthday

Friday is Alan’s birthday. He may be a trifle annoyed that I just proclaimed this to the entire intertoobz but… there it is.

What fun it has been these past 37 years to shop for gifts and cards – usually one mushy and one funny! 492 more words

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ALS Liquid Nitrogen

The ALS ice bucket challenge has been a massive trend in the Internet community. Millions of people all around the world have videoed themselves pouring ice-cold water on their bodies and informing everyone to donate to a great cause. 461 more words

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Simple Gifts

Some of my favorite gifts come in the form of people. This past week, I had the joy of visiting with several that I don’t see often. 571 more words

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Archbishop Schnurr Throws Cold Water on the Ice Bucket Challenge

Originally posted at Talk to Action.

The Ice Bucket Challenge has been an outstanding success in raising both awareness and research money needed to find a cure for… 1,409 more words

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What's It All About?

Ta-daaa! Notice anything different?

So, I’ve made a couple of small changes here in my corner of the interwebz. First, it occurred to me that my tagline, “Figuring this out as I go along,” made no mention of my disease. 593 more words

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#ALSIceBucketChallenge

Because we couldn’t help getting wet for a good cause!

We want to thank The Fit Shop NMB for the nomination to participate in the… 39 more words