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Winter
Thursday, December 12, 2013      13 comments

It's winter in Wisconsin and the gentle breezes blow Seventy miles an hour At five below. Oh, how I love Wisconsin, when the snow's up to your butt. You take a breath of winter And your nose gets frozen shut. Yes, t... Read more
The Toilet Seat
Wednesday, December 11, 2013      18 comments

This one is old, but always makes me smile....... Charlie's wife, Lucy, had been after him for several weeks to paint the seat on their toilet. Finally, he got around to doing it while Lucy was out. After finishing, he left to take ca... Read more
Preventing Kidney Stones
Tuesday, December 10, 2013      9 comments

Q: What are the best ways to keep from developing kidney stones? A: The best way is to drink plenty of fluids---six to eight glasses a day---to ensure that you produce at least a liter of dilute (pale) urine each day. Urinating less than... Read more
Brain Games
Monday, December 09, 2013      14 comments

Q: Is it true that numerical games like Sudoku and KenKen help protect the brain---and even stave off Alzheimer's disease? A: Possibly. Age and genetics are the main determinants of a person's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease and o... Read more
Juicing vs. Whole Vegetables
Sunday, December 08, 2013      10 comments

Q: Is drinking vegetable juice as good for me as eating whole veggies? A: Aside from convenience, vegetable juice doesn't offer any advantage over eating whole vegetables. And many of the nutrients and fiber are lost when the pulp and sk... Read more
Winter Poem
Saturday, December 07, 2013      11 comments

I get this poem every winter and every winter I love re-reading it. It's a beautiful poem and very well written. Thought it might be a comfort to you; it was to me. Winter In Wisconsin Sh_ _!!!!! It's cold!!!!! The... Read more
Flies
Friday, December 06, 2013      10 comments

How to tell the sex of a fly......... A woman walked into the kitchen to find her husband stalking around with a fly swatter. "What are you doing?" she asked. "Hunting flies." he responded. "Oh! Killing any?" she asked. ... Read more
Healing........
Thursday, December 05, 2013      13 comments

You will begin to heal when you let go of past hurts, forgive those who have wronged you and learn to forgive yourself for your mistakes. ... Read more
Words To Live By.......
Wednesday, December 04, 2013      11 comments

Not all wounds are obvious......... Walk GENTLY in the lives of others. emoticon... Read more
We're BOTH Looking Forward To A Fun Evening.......
Tuesday, December 03, 2013      15 comments

How many of us are lucky enough to have friendships that have lasted for many, many years? We are!!!!! We are invited to a couple's home late this afternoon to visit and then have dinner. We have known this couple for 45 years!!! Matt taught... Read more
It Might Be Time For BOTH Of Us To Go For Help............
Monday, December 02, 2013      10 comments

I probably shouldn't write this down.........but I don't think that anyone here wants to put me away?!?!? My husband and I are both getting older and do forget things once in awhile........OK; actually quite often, but yesterday took the pr... Read more
What Was That Lassie??? Timmy Fell In The Well?!?!?
Sunday, December 01, 2013      10 comments

I guess I am really showing my age with THAT title. For those who are much younger, that was a line from the TV show Lassie, which I think was on in the late 50s or so?!? Anyway, Lassie was a Collie who was VERY SMART!!! If there was ever tro... Read more
Had To Change My Plans
Saturday, November 30, 2013      11 comments

WOW!!!!! I am just NOT used to eating foods that are somewhat "RICH" anymore. I had planned to go to an early afternoon Dr. appointment yesterday afternoon, followed by picking up my 6 year-old Grand-daughter to help me with Christmas decorati... Read more
Down With The Thanksgiving Decorations and Up With The Christmas Decorations
Friday, November 29, 2013      10 comments

When I was young, I remember my Mom saying that the older you got, the faster time went. I really couldn't appreciate her words at the time, but I sure do now. It seems like I just put up the Thanksgiving decorations, and this afternoon, they ... Read more
Over Too Soon.........
Thursday, November 28, 2013      11 comments

So much work went into the Thanksgiving dinner and it was over in minutes!!!!! We always travel to my brother's home for Thanksgiving and we each bring something so it isn't all up to the hostess to provide. We do the same for Christmas, only ... Read more

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