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1st world versions of 3rd world problems.

So I wake and it then hits me, I can’t have a shower, clean my teeth or even make a coffee.  Anyone who knows me, knows I have a coffee habit to rival that of any stressed out city worker.  231 more words

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Life in a banana republic-state

“When an Albuquerque couple caught a man burglarizing their garage, they asked him to stop.

“When that didn’t work, they pulled out a rifle and a handgun, and held him at gunpoint until police officers arrived…”

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Self-regulation Is Key

Having had the opportunity to travel and see the world a little allowed me to observe and come to conclusion the key factor that makes a country progressive. 536 more words


Ambulance Mindset!

In my urban 3rd world I see 3 kinds of people
Those who do not make way to an ambulance
Some that make the way and pray for assistance… 24 more words


An Attitude of Gratitude

It’s funny where gifts can come from sometimes. A friend of mine has had a few pretty challenging years—you know, big stuff. Serious health concerns, bigger than average job stresses, all while she’s had to deal with some big family issues like death and dementia. 850 more words


Scott McPherson reblogged this on Relax and Succeed and commented:

It's Thanksgiving today in Canada and so I present you this fresh edit on the notion of gratitude. Have a wonderful day everyone. I am grateful to have you to write for. Much love.

"Recycle" what?

I love to use things over and to think about old ideas and change the idea or shape it again. I know I use plastics because I am in this modern world but I wonder, who is in charge of what we recycle? 261 more words