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Lately I have been getting an avalanche of pop up screens when I am on the Internet. One such message occurred as I was opening my email. 'You have encountered error messages. Browser may have been infected / Crash .. … Continue reading

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Picture a beautiful green lawn, millions of blades of grass stretching across an acre of land. You pull a blade out and it goes unnoticed. You then pull a million blades out and the results become visible.   The beauty … Continue reading

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I was once approached by an elderly gentleman who gave me an interesting bit of advice -"Don't grow old." I told him I would prefer that over the alternative. I have many choices to make in life, a major one … Continue reading

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A big problem we humans have is accepting the fact that the same goal can be accomplished using different methods to get there.  A small difference my husband and I have is how our computer's taskbar is set up.  Our … Continue reading

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We all have memories of our favorite teachers. Mine was Mrs Miller, who I was fortunate enough to have in both the first and second grades.  We are talking about 58 years ago, and I still have such fond feelings … Continue reading

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As a child I spent many happy hours being entertained watching movie pictures in the sky. They were silent movies, which inspired my imagination to full heights.  I watched parades of fluffy, white animals move slowly in the blue background.  … Continue reading

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I've learned that it's those small daily happenings that make life so wonderful, such as a telephone call from one of my grandchildren. That always brings a ray of sunshine to my door.

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Sand Painting

 Kseniya Simonova is an amazing artist and storyteller. She is a sand animator, who was the winner of Ukraine’s Got Talent for 2009.  The story she told was of the Nazi invasion of Ukraine during World War II.  Watch the … Continue reading

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Don’t Worry – Be Happy

How much of your day is spent worrying about something, whether it be the future, the past, your family, your situation in life or whatever.  When I find my thoughts wandering to things that worry me, things  I cannot change … Continue reading

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Add zest to your life. Try something new every day.

An old Chinese proverb says that you gain a day in longevity for every new thing your try.  There is no age limit on this proverb. For those of you who are over a certain age never use your age … Continue reading

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