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Diabesity Challenge Day #48 – A Garden and Elements

Here we are at day #48 of this 365 day mission to challenge this thing we call diabesity. Thus, after a start that included cardio and light strength training has turned around to where I am doing heavy lifting and … Continue reading

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Baby Fest 2016

For the first time ever we had all of our Grandchildren in one place for a whole week while staying at Anna Maria Island in Florida. It was both wonderful and stressful all wrapped up in an series of events … Continue reading

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It’s all About Image

When we think about self it really all comes down to image. There is not one of us who doesn’t look at ourselves in the mirror and make judgements about what we see. Those judgements we make correlate to what … Continue reading

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Who’s Awesome Today?

Ahhh, I slept in again and it was wonderful. Of course that means that I have very limited time to write this post this morning so I will just share a secret with you. Who ever you are and wherever … Continue reading

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Life is a Series of Movies

Can you believe that is March 25th already? It’s a reminder that time marches forward and yet there are still so many things to get done. Each month I review this task at hand of paying down this mortgage and … Continue reading

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Buying a New Camera

With the purchase of an iPhone last year I thought that I would never have to carry a camera again due it’s picture taking quality. It does take fantastic pictures but there are too many opportunities I miss out on … Continue reading

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Two Weeks on the Job

I made it through two whole weeks of working at the new job and time certainly has flown. Each day seems like the hours are just passing away and before you know it it is time to go home. I … Continue reading

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Bonneville Hot Springs Resort and Spa

It is a tranquil morning as I gaze at the overcast skies of the Pacific Crest through the tall windows in the lounge area of the Bonneville Resort. I sit besides a large two sided fireplace and can feel the … Continue reading

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What do you call a cow that just had a baby?

De CALF inated………………………………. I know, I know, it’s udderly ridiculous. LOL

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Twilight

After work we met at a restaurant which was next to an old growth forest here in Oregon. As the sun was starting to set in the distance I could feel the strength and power of these ancient trees and … Continue reading

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