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So Goes A New Heart

When things become dilapidated, they need repair.  You can drive down any inner-city and see the amount of work that would need to be done in order to rebuild it into a thriving economy.  1,020 more words

40 Things 40 Is (and One Thing That It Isn't)

I’m turning 40 next month. I suppose the idea of bidding final farewell to my thirties ought to furrow my brow a little, but it doesn’t. 104 more words


What you can do at 40

I love this sign at the Keflavik Airport in Iceland. Even though I’ve passed 40 long enough ago to disbelieve it. Climb a glacier? Hell no, I can’t even manage a proper crow pose in yoga class. 72 more words

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My year with a List...

So it’s less than 20 days until my 40th year ends and my 41st year begins and I thought I should take stock of how I’m doing with my 40 Things at 40 list. 1,222 more words


Preservatives won't harm you -- just look at this 40-year-old Twinkie!

In a glass box in a private school in Maine sits a 40-year-old chemistry experiment still going strong: A decades-old Twinkie.

The experiment started in 1976…

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Aged to Perfection

40 years old.  Is 50 really the new 40?  I don’t feel that way.  Granted I am a year or so away, however my husband is on the edge of the cliff about to nose dive.   640 more words

Mommy Struggles

I ain't 20 (or 30) no more.

Gonna be 40 in two weeks.  Can’t treat myself now they way I have been over the last 8 or so years.  The results of excessive alcohol abuse, being overweight, and my diet have led to the following procedure, which took place a couple hours ago (as copied from Facebook): 305 more words

Life & The Stuff It Brings