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- DNA Ethnicity Test Result Reliability – It’s All About Expectations
- Chasing Family – Online Family Trees: To Post or Not to Post?
- Chasing Family… Down a Rabbit Hole and Up a Tree
- The Pros and Cons of Fear and Anger
- Starting a New Holiday Tradition
- The Giving Season and the Thoughtful Giver
- Do I Really Have My Father’s Eyes?
- Symbols of Cities and Lands
- Land Meets Water
- The Ephemeral Nature of Days… and of Gratitude
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Tag Archives: Health
Future Challenge – Whether to Weather the Weather
Challenge #25 Are you a person who loves the heat, or one who needs it cool? Are you OK with air conditioning, or do you need your air to be fresh? My beloved and I have spent a few weekends … Continue reading
Posted in Future Challenges Tagged Air conditioning, asthma, climate, Health, lifestyle, retirement, Senior Health, weather 23 Comments
Weather Forecast – Time to Play Outdoors!
The Eastern seaboard of the U.S. has waited a long time for Spring weather to arrive this year. We’re still getting occasional cold showers out there, but it’s starting to warm up, and we’re getting ready to head back outdoors. … Continue reading
Posted in Health Issues, Recreation, Ruminations Tagged arthritis, Health, lifestyle, Physical exercise, Senior Health 3 Comments
Facing a Scary Moment
I had a scary moment this month. I know I’m not bomb-proof, and understand I’m not twenty anymore. Still, when I have minor aches and pains, I tend to self-treat. I’m the child, step-child, grandchild, and niece of RN’s, who … Continue reading
Posted in Future Challenges, Health Issues, Health-Diet, Information Tagged aging, Diabetic Retinopathy, Eye Disease, Health, Iritis, lifestyle, Macular Degeneration, Senior Health, Vision Loss 20 Comments
Tempting Fate – The Tipping Points of Our Health
First Fig My candle burns at both ends; It will not last the night; But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends — It gives a lovely light! – by Edna St. Vincent Millay When we’re young, it seems romantic to … Continue reading
Posted in Health Issues, Ruminations Tagged aging, choices, Diet, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Health, lifestyle, Senior Health 3 Comments
If wishes were horses then beggars would ride, If turnips were swords I’d have one by my side. If ‘ifs’ and ‘ands’ were pots and pans There’d be no need for tinkers hands!¹ I wish I were… If you had only … Continue reading
Posted in Ruminations, Writing Challenges Tagged ADD, ADHD, DPchallenge, Focus, Gratitude, Health, postaday, Wishes 34 Comments
Think Pink (Even if it’s not your favorite color…)
When I was about nine, my mother decorated my room in pink and white. I had striped café curtains with canopy valances, pink walls and bedspreads, and a white desk and trim. I’m not at all sure why she picked … Continue reading
Posted in Health Issues, Health-Diet, Ruminations, Writing Challenges Tagged Breast cancer, Color, DPchallenge, Funny Face, Health, lifestyle, Pink ribbon, Think Pink 28 Comments
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