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Gratitude Sunday: Magic Number 63

Gratitude * Sunday Sunday’s heartfelt tradition. A time to slow down, to reflect, to be grateful. A list of gratitudes, our gratefulness feeds one another. Quoted from Taryn Wilson Joining the Gratitude Sunday Tradition at Wooly Moss Roots. Sunday Haiku … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: My Favorite Holiday

Gratitude * Sunday Sunday’s heartfelt tradition. A time to slow down, to reflect, to be grateful. A list of gratitudes, our gratefulness feeds one another. Quoted from Taryn Wilson Joining the Gratitude Sunday Tradition at Wooly Moss Roots. {No Gratitude … Continue reading

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9-11: Not My Tragic Day

We all have our memories of 9-11. Mine are very different than the average east coast person and different than most folks. I’m not discounting or negating the tragedy experienced by other people on that day, but for me 9-11 … Continue reading

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For Crying Out Loud: Aftershock

I’ve been plagued by headaches all my adult life starting about age 19. I get to have tension headaches, sinus headaches, cluster migraines, migraines, and random grips of pain. Then there are the occasional ice picks in the ears and … Continue reading

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Gratitude *~* Sunday

Gratitude * Sunday Sunday’s heartfelt tradition. A time to slow down, to reflect, to be grateful. A list of gratitudes. Our gratefulness feeds one another. Quoted from Taryn Wilson Joining the Gratitude Sunday Tradition at Wooly Moss Roots. Sunday Haiku … Continue reading

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I Become Doctor Me

Being an anti-authoritarian type person has its challenges. When you don’t believe what you are told or read, you better study up so you can talk some talk. Extra challenges come when you find and know the truth and it’s … Continue reading

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Why, Yes, I Don’t Love Doctors – Part Two

I’m fat, I’m not deaf. Yet. I began studying nutrition during my pregnancy. After hearing doctor after doctor complain about my fat (as if I did not know I was fat), and knowing I was indeed larger than I was … Continue reading

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Why, Yes, I Don’t Like Doctors – Part One

In my adult life, doctors, bless them all, have blamed every complaint I’ve ever had on one thing: my fat. As a child I was round enough but my complaints were viruses or common illnesses that could be vanquished by … Continue reading

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How I Got Here

Spoiler alert: I’m FAT. And I’m phatt. I’ve been weight challenged since I was twelve years old. I’ve been phatt since I decided bodies are bodies and bodies are beautiful. My intelligence is beautiful. Both are lovely gifts. I have … Continue reading

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In Search of Better Health

Health is a tricky thing. We are all human with the same basic construction, but the physical experience can be so different, body to body. Then there’s the weird things stress and emotions do to the body. I don’t know … Continue reading

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