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Is Walking As Effective As Running?
Tuesday, July 22, 2014      12 comments

Short Answer: Yes Studies have shown that how long you exercise---and thus how many calories you burn---is more important than how hard you exercise. Running is a more efficient form of exercise, but not necessarily better for you. ... Read more
A Laugh For The Day........
Monday, July 21, 2014      14 comments

All the organs of the body were having a meeting, trying to decide who was the one in charge. "I should be in charge," said the BRAIN, "because I run all the body's systems, so without me nothing would happen." "I should be in charge,"... Read more
Do I Need Sunscreen With More Than 30 SPF?
Sunday, July 20, 2014      9 comments

Short Answer: No Sunscreens with an SPF (sun protection factor) of 30 block about 97% of ultraviolet rays while sunscreens with an SPF of higher than 30 block 97%-98%. It's more important that you choose "Broad-Spectrum" sunscreen, meanin... Read more
A Fun Quiz For My Very Bright Friends
Saturday, July 19, 2014      13 comments

This is a quiz for people who know everything! I found out in a hurry that I didn't. These are not trick questions. They are straight questions with straight answers. 1. Name the one sport in which neither the spectators nor the ... Read more
Does Olive Oil Prevent Heart Disease?
Friday, July 18, 2014      12 comments

Short Answer: Yes The Health Benefits of olive oil come from the presence of polyphenols, antioxidants THAT REDUCE THE RISK OF HEART DISEASES and cancers. But to get these healthy compounds, consumers should buy good-quality, fresh "extr... Read more
Innocence Is Priceless
Thursday, July 17, 2014      14 comments

One Sunday morning, a couple of weeks ago, before mass started, our Pastor noticed Ronnie S., a First grader in our parish school, standing in the foyer of our church staring up at a large plaque. The plaque was covered with names and had s... Read more
Theater Seats For Seniors
Wednesday, July 16, 2014      12 comments

An old man lay sprawled across three entire seats in the movie theater. When the usher came by and noticed this, he whispered to the old man, "Sorry sir, but you're only allowed one seat." The old man just groaned but didn't budge. Th... Read more
Busy Day!!!
Tuesday, July 15, 2014      11 comments

We started out with having breakfast for my Mom and two of my High School classmates at 10 AM. My two classmates live across the street from my Mom's apartment and are VERY good to her. They go over to see her at least once/day, keep her bird ... Read more
I Am More Than Just A Little Bit Nervous.......
Monday, July 14, 2014      10 comments

This morning, while getting ready to go to the funeral of a dear friend's mother, I tilted my head back to put eye drops in my very itchy eyes, when I had a momentary feeling of Vertigo. For those of you who do not know what Vertigo is, the de... Read more
A Perfect Summer Day!!!
Sunday, July 13, 2014      10 comments

The last few days have been VERY humid and we finally had to turn on the AC. I love having the windows wide open and the breezes blowing through our house, so I always wait until I absolutely HAVE TO close them due to high humidity. Last night... Read more
Elder Banking.....PRICELESS
Saturday, July 12, 2014      13 comments

Shown below, is an actual letter that was sent to a bank by an 86 year old woman. The bank manager thought it amusing enough to have it published in the New York Times. Dear Sir: I am writing to thank you for bouncing my check with which... Read more
What A Great NSV
Friday, July 11, 2014      12 comments

My High School Class Reunion is coming up in just a few weeks, so I decided to start looking for something special to wear. I really didn't expect to find anything today..........it was just going to be a "Looking to see what was available" mis... Read more
Sometimes I Love Sarcasm........
Thursday, July 10, 2014      9 comments

The police came to my house earlier and said my dog had chased someone on a bike. I said, "You must be joking officer, my dog hasn't got a bike." ... Read more
How Very True........
Wednesday, July 09, 2014      12 comments

In the end, we only regret the chances we didn't take, the relationship we are afraid to have, and the decisions we waited too long to make. Don't waste time being afraid............ ... Read more
What A Great Day!!!
Tuesday, July 08, 2014      14 comments

This morning, Elizabeth and I left for the American Girl Warehouse at 7. We met a fellow volunteer and her Grand-daughter, who live about 10 miles from us, and then the 4 of us headed for Middleton. Both of the girls had been to the Warehouse ... Read more

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