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#143 Apartment Neighbor #1 - Gargling

These walls are so thin, I do my neighbor’s gargling.


Trapped in a Snow Bank

Over a stretch of a rutted back country road, driving over watery ice, the car, moving under 30 mph, catapults forward on its own accord. 605 more words

Day 6 (Insomnia The Annoying Neighbor)

“They tell me just lay your head in bed and don’t think of anything and you’ll sleep…. How do you do that so fast? My thoughts are so loud they echo in the walls of my mind. 40 more words


Dog poop and yummy food

So our neighbor inquired if we had been, how shall I say it, putting dog poop bags into his garbage can. I stifled a laugh and of course said Nope, wasn’t us. 371 more words


Being grateful and starting where you are

“Get grateful!”

Improving your life, many self-help and life coaches proclaim, requires a gratitude practice. Those proclamations are made, because it works. When I stop and take even 3-5 minutes to list as many things as I can for which I’m grateful, it totally changes my mood—no matter what I was feeling before. 890 more words

Taking Out the Trash

This week I volunteered to help out a church acquaintance with some cleaning and reorganizing of her house. She’s a single mom with numerous health problems and two active young boys, and she babysits an infant who’s now mobile enough to require baby-proofing of the house—and she was finding the project overwhelming. 799 more words


Gringo's in the Middle East

Egypt Here we come

Last time I told you of the process of finally deciding our next stop.  So we booked a flight to Cairo, Egypt and packed up our bags. 481 more words