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Gratitude Sunday: Healthful Addictions

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Addiction isn’t about substance – you aren’t addicted to the substance, you are addicted to the alteration of mood that the substance brings.” Susan Cheever Sunday Haiku Cold sun today gone tomorrow. … Continue reading

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Gratutude Sunday: Living La No Bootstrap Loca

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “It’s all right to tell a man to lift himself by his own bootstraps, but it is cruel jest to say to a bootless man that he ought to lift himself by … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Dance Lessons

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Laughter, songs, and dance create emotional connection; they remind us of the one thing that truly matters when we are searching for comfort, celebration, inspiration, or healing: we are not alone.” Brene … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Invisible Woman

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “I first noticed I was missing on Thursday.” Jeanne Ray in Calling Invisible Women Sunday Haiku Ghostly river mist drifts through valley fields, haunting naked fog-filled trees. Sunday Musings We all know … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: The Theory Of Joy

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy. When you are sorrowful look … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Swimming Upstream

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “If you don’t become the ocean, you’ll be seasick everyday.” Leonard Cohen Sunday Haiku Storm whips tree branches to frenzy, rain flies sideways. Relentless weather. Sunday Musings More than eleven years ago … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Sweet, Sweet Water

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: Dude, Where’s My Glasses?

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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Aye, There’s the Rub

Recently I got to enjoy time with a couple of women friends in my life.  My pool pal invited me to dinner and despite the questionable quality of the meal, WE had a lovely time, chatting, telling stories, getting to … Continue reading

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Loco Motion: Or Why You Must Exercise

During my detox, I put exercise into my schedule. I’d been swimming every week, and walking randomly when I didn’t feel too tired and the weather was good [read: not too hot, not too cold, not too wet:: Goldilocks::it had … Continue reading

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