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  • 4/6/2020

    4/6/2020 7:53:00 AM, by SILVER1369

    Just as hidden springs bring life to the desert, random acts of kindness can breathe new life into the world. We each have the ability to bring unexpected joy into one another’s lives — no matter your circumstances. May the gift you bring spread like a rare desert flower, and may your efforts grow i... Read more

  • On the lighter side

    4/6/2020 7:23:48 AM, by NEPTUNE1939

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  • Happy Monday

    4/6/2020 6:54:31 AM, by EVILCECIL

    Have a safe and happy day. Hang in there. 386... Read more

  • 4-6-20

    4/6/2020 5:59:20 AM, by ELRIDDICK

    Have a great day!... Read more


    4/6/2020 5:37:25 AM, by MARYJOANNA

    Discern when to keep silent and when to speak in love. The current day life lesson for you and me? Life is full of things we can bark at. Mostly thy involve people doing things we think are unwise, annoying or obnoxious. Most of the time, however, we would do best not to emulate a dog--ba... Read more

  • Working too Hard in a Pandemic Panic

    4/6/2020 5:26:01 AM, by JSTETSER

    I have a problem. Every so often, I bury myself in my school work and the work of making masks and medical gowns and allow my home to get messy. I forget to do the regular cleaning until I lose something that I can't do without like my phone! Today is a day for me to look around and enjoy... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Monday, April 6, 2020

    4/6/2020 3:35:09 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Time is my friend." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • just jokes day 39

    4/6/2020 3:19:55 AM, by KITTYHAWK1949

    What kind of bees give milk? Boobies This guy goes into a restaurant for a Christmas breakfast while in his hometown for the holidays. After looking over the menu he says, "I'll just have eggs Benedict." His order comes a while later, and it's served on a big, shiny hubcap. He asks the wa... Read more

  • Day 97: Stay Positive (quotes)

    4/6/2020 3:12:51 AM, by DIVAGLOW

    Day #24 Isolation Mood: Pretty Good ... Read more

  • Sunday night thoughts~

    4/6/2020 1:59:29 AM, by METAFUKARI

    Yes, it will involve a bit about Corona Virus! These are just my stream-of-consciousness ideas and if it offends you please don't post in my comments because I will delete them. I just needed a safe place to vent. This is the only site I have where I can honestly journal my thoughts. It's important ... Read more

  • 4-5-20

    4/6/2020 1:49:32 AM, by SUSANBEAMON

    My niece had her baby a couple of days ago. I have a new grandniece. It will be trying on the rest of the family that we can't go see the baby. It's all done on computer now. This virus is continuing to mess with the joys of life.... Read more

  • Sunday April 5th

    4/6/2020 12:57:31 AM, by SISSYFEB48

    Today is Palm/Passion Sunday and a first where no one can gather to celebrate the beginning of Holy Week. Nor will we be able to attend anything in person through Easter. But we are so fortunate that our Bishop is doing all in his power with technology to unite us. The liturgy this morning ... Read more

  • Weather

    4/6/2020 12:21:19 AM, by ZRIE014

    It warmed up to 62 after 55. It is 57 outside and 66 inside.... Read more


    4/6/2020 12:13:30 AM, by JOANN25

    I had a schedule of things to do starting at 7 a.m. Unfortunately, I didn't wake up until almost 10. Got started with things I could get done; cooked fajitas for lunch which I couldn't eat as the meat is too hard to digest. I made me a sandwich using the flour tortilla shell with the sandwich i... Read more

  • It happened

    4/6/2020 12:12:01 AM, by MNABOY

    We seem to get left behind in the Mississippi Delta and sometimes that is not bad. We verified our first case of corvid-19 Saturday. Now there are cases in all adjacent counties. Across The River they have many cases all the way to Memphis. Maybe we will accept that we all need to comply with the re... Read more

  • The Wisdom Of Peanuts

    4/6/2020 12:05:55 AM, by PATRICIAANN46

    Peppermint Patty: What surprises you most About This Coronavirus? Charlie Brown: It has done what no woman has been able to do. Cancel all sports; shut down all bars; and keep men at home. 211... Read more

  • HAPPY!!!

    4/5/2020 11:48:25 PM, by MAMADEE016

    MAMADEE's BLOG: SP ~ Day 5099! HAPPY SUNDAY EVERYONE! Isn't this such a cheery picture? Bright colors! Flowers! Who wouldn't be happy just seeing this? Happiness is when what you THINK, what you SAY, and what you DO, are in HARMONY! So true, don't you think? But I love... Read more

  • Not Running Out of Things To Do

    4/5/2020 11:07:19 PM, by GAILMARYFRANCES

    I think this quarantine is keeping me busier than I have been in months. My part-time job is requiring more time to be on social media and coming up with creative ideas. I am enjoying the writing. Sewing face masks is requiring more time than I realized. Orders are beginning to come in from a fa... Read more

  • 4-5-20

    4/5/2020 10:38:43 PM, by ELRIDDICK

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  • Sunday’s Words

    4/5/2020 10:29:47 PM, by JUDY1676

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  • Another week

    4/5/2020 8:00:32 PM, by USMAWIFE

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  • Weather

    4/5/2020 7:19:51 PM, by GEORGE815

    Gorgeous day. Many in the parks.... Read more

  • 2019 emoticon for how you feel today

    4/5/2020 7:19:10 PM, by GEORGE815

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  • Water

    4/5/2020 7:18:07 PM, by GEORGE815

    Fully hydrated... Read more

  • April 5 part 2

    4/5/2020 7:06:27 PM, by CBULLIS1

    So when I got off work had to stop at the grocery store. Then I called my parents talked to my dad for a few mins. Then got my mom on the phone and I just cried. Ive been holding it together for everyone and going to work with a smile on my face. All along I just wanted to cry. I was not letting any... Read more

  • Palm Sunday

    4/5/2020 7:00:49 PM, by TSHAWGER

    I hate that I could not go to church to celebrate. It rained here today. I cleaned some more windows, but mostly read.... Read more

  • Palm Sunday on YouTube

    4/5/2020 6:17:54 PM, by NANCYPAT1

    A very different Palm Sunday, our church had the services on YouTube. This afternoon my darling son took me for a long drive out through the countryside. We stopped and got an ice cream at DQ where everyone had their masks and gloves on - we did the drive through and didn't go inside. It was nice to... Read more

  • An actual day off!

    4/5/2020 5:52:53 PM, by JAW379

    It was so nice to have a day off today. My hubby runs a nursing home, and I work for him, so we have been working some crazy hours to keep up on the latest guidance, and trying to keep the virus out. Today was warmish and the sun popped out a few times, which was a blessing. I am so grateful for t... Read more

  • Smile of the Day

    4/5/2020 5:51:06 PM, by SHERYE

    Locked Out Being the office supervisor, I had to have a word with a new employee who never arrived at work on time. I explained that her tardiness was unacceptable and that other employees had noticed that she was walking in late every day. After listening to my complaints, she agreed that this... Read more

  • Covid 19 still?

    4/5/2020 4:13:24 PM, by BCHARIE

    This guy looks like he's trying to avoid Covid with camo. LOL I went out and walked the infamous Hossa today. Weather is perfection. Bright blue skies and reasonable temps. I even got a little warm. The effects of Covid-19 are evident. People distancing and some wearing masks. It w... Read more


    4/5/2020 1:56:19 PM, by ROX525

    Treadmill complete. On line church with our minister and bible study with my BFF since this is Holy Week. Have a blessed day.... Read more

  • Day 96: A Springy Coffee Bar

    4/5/2020 12:54:55 PM, by DIVAGLOW

    "It often seems, looking back, that the unexpected comes to define us, the paths we didn't see coming and may have wandered down by mistake. The older we get the more willing we are to follow those, to surprise ourselves." (Anna Quindlen) Day #23 Isolation Mood: Refreshed Hello, my... Read more

  • A new day

    4/5/2020 12:54:51 PM, by MOMMY445

    My daughter says hello to all. I went for a short walk this morning and I am feeling pretty good. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! Not much planned for the day. Take care and stay safe, everyone.... Read more

  • Ain't Nature Grand!!

    4/5/2020 12:52:26 PM, by EDWARDS1411

    I haven't planted spring bulbs for years since the squirrels took most of them. But randomly after all this time this sweet crocus appears in another part of the yard where none were ever planted. Squirrel deeds live on years later LOL! "And Spring arose on the garden fair, Like the Sp... Read more

  • April 5 2020

    4/5/2020 12:11:47 PM, by CBULLIS1

    At work felling tired. It’s been a long weekend. Really want to go home and take a 😴 ... Read more

  • On the lighter side

    4/5/2020 11:45:47 AM, by NEPTUNE1939

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    4/5/2020 11:23:36 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    The bag says, "New Zealand's gift from nature. Bite into the spicy but sweet apple that happened by chance." When you unseal the bag, what do you smell? ROSES!!! Yes, roses. The history on the bag says, "They came to life from an apple core tossed into a rose bush in New Zealand. That core ... Read more

  • 04/05/20 Yes You Can!

    4/5/2020 11:01:58 AM, by NANASUEH

    "YES YOU CAN! End of story." Linked in circa 1736: "I'd like to connect with you on my network--oh, never mind--we're already linked in!" A woman is driving home in Northern Arizona when she comes upon a Navajo woman hitchhiking. Because the trip ha... Read more

  • Sunday

    4/5/2020 11:00:32 AM, by PICKIE98

    I had a great night of sleep, but I awoke to all-body pain, so am just doing some laundry for now,, maybe other things later. The only noise we hear outside is some birds and the train coming through throughout the day. It is strange.... Read more

  • what I have found

    4/5/2020 10:54:20 AM, by TRAVELGAL417

    good morning- I have been struggling with my BP readings. is it the virus news all the time in TV, is it this or that? I have been cutting out items with food, family members, etc. I stopped putting salt on my popcorn. My BP is normal. I track the popcorn, but I would sprinkle salt on it after... Read more

  • A Chuckle from Winnie

    4/5/2020 10:41:43 AM, by JOHNMARTINMILES

    “It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn’t use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like, “What about lunch?” Winnie the Pooh ... Read more

  • Special Blessings-April 5, 2020

    4/5/2020 10:37:36 AM, by KATHYJO56

    Today I am especially blessed for the following: Hugs, kathy Believe... Read more

  • Palm Sunday

    4/5/2020 10:30:13 AM, by POSEY440

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  • We all need a laugh

    4/5/2020 10:21:17 AM, by CKEYES1

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  • Happy Sunday

    4/5/2020 10:07:19 AM, by EVILCECIL

    Have a healthy, happy and safe day! 386... Read more

  • 4/5/2020

    4/5/2020 8:58:06 AM, by SILVER1369

    Paint your world in hues of happiness. The canvas is primed, and the pallet is clear. You get to choose the colors.... Read more

  • Tired!

    4/5/2020 8:33:51 AM, by CHERYLHURT

    The decking and everything than can be washed is back in place. Flowers are lovely. Next, hire a window washer.... Read more


    4/5/2020 8:21:16 AM, by WHITEANGEL4

    Well we are home. I am oing through old recipes to find something different to cook. We enjoy cooking, bur get tired of the same old all the time. I usually experiment with new recipes often. But this being home and cooking all meals makes it more important to have something different. I keep s... Read more

  • 4/5/2020 There is always room at the top. Daniel Webster

    4/5/2020 8:18:04 AM, by AZMOMXTWO

    Quote of the Day They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself. Andy Warhol Love Quote of the Day There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy loving pair. Friedrich Schiller Art Quote of the Day Art is one thing that can go on mattering ... Read more

  • Saturday Sunday

    4/5/2020 8:15:55 AM, by RO2BENT

    Spent a good chunk of three day helping oldest daughter sew a face mask and also scraping the crackling paint on the front porch... Read more


    4/5/2020 6:59:22 AM, by MARYJOANNA

    If at first you don't succeed, skydiving is not for you!... Read more

  • I've decided to rest today!

    4/5/2020 6:21:15 AM, by EOWYN24241

    I've been exercising every day for 3 days in a row now. I feel that I really need to rest my muscles and let them recover. I'm aching all over! I even did a core workout on Friday. So, now my abs hurt too! I will do a barre or ballet workout on Monday. Just downloaded a bunch of new workouts fr... Read more

  • Singing to Mama!

    4/5/2020 5:12:14 AM, by JSTETSER

    For over a month I’ve been planning the celebration! Long before social distancing and isolation came on the scene, I was planning a special day for my mother. We have made many changes, but it will still be a very special day. We sang Happy Birthday and put our cards on her window. Mom... Read more

  • just jokes day 38

    4/5/2020 4:18:27 AM, by KITTYHAWK1949

    A man who lived in a block of apartments thought it was raining and put his hand out the window to check. Just as he did this, a glass eye fell into his hand. He looked up to see where it came from and saw a young woman looking down from an upstairs window. "Is this yours?" he asked. She said,... Read more

  • 5th April 2020

    4/5/2020 4:02:10 AM, by DSJB9999

    I have been on Spark daily but couldn't stop to post here. Life is so STRANGE here, I described it as Groundhog Day (you have to have seen the film to understand this). My daughter commented that it wasn't Monday but just 'Day' as they are all so similar. I feel I am on a roller coaster of e... Read more

  • Daily Affirmation for Sunday, April 5, 2020

    4/5/2020 3:17:23 AM, by PRAIRIECROCUS

    " Taking inspiration from the powerful vision of my future, I boldly set sail with courage and intent." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to jlh@sail7.com... Read more

  • 4-4-20

    4/5/2020 1:29:34 AM, by SUSANBEAMON

    I heard that my favorite thrift store is opening up its donations centers. No shopping yet. They really want personal protection equipment and cotton cloth right now. I don't have any of that. But I think, in a couple of weeks I will be able to take the other stuff there. So now I have a place to ta... Read more

  • Saturday April 4th

    4/5/2020 1:08:53 AM, by SISSYFEB48

    Just some of the images for this time that I really like and find helpful. ... Read more


    4/5/2020 12:39:15 AM, by JOANN25

    Today started out with cloudy skies spreading their gloomy outlook everywhere. I had to really work to be positive about my day ... but it happened. 24 334 My exercise steps for the day were 5,153. I was positive and said it was an excellent day. I could have gave in to the weather but I di... Read more

  • A fun day

    4/5/2020 12:23:02 AM, by MNABOY

    Sp many things I could be doing and didn't today. My brother called and said his basement was flooded and his hose was crimping and could I come help. Told him I would put it on the calendar and asked what time. He was getting anxious and said as soon as I could. He had about 4-5 inches in the basem... Read more

  • Weather

    4/5/2020 12:21:54 AM, by ZRIE014

    It warmed up to 64 after 57. It 58 outside and 64 inside.... Read more

  • These Are The Days..........

    4/4/2020 11:26:24 PM, by PATRICIAANN46

    These are the days dogs have been waiting for. They realize their owners can't leave the house and they get them 24/7. Dogs are rejoicing everywhere. 200 Cats are contemplating suicide. 239... Read more

  • today made me wonder....

    4/4/2020 11:08:40 PM, by USMAWIFE

    I have a neighbor who is 81. Sweet lady but sometimes the things that come out of her mouth amaze me She owns night vision goggles which she can watch a house in the neighborhood where the occupants were doing questionable things.... will not go into that. She would note the license plates o... Read more

  • Saturday’s Words

    4/4/2020 10:51:23 PM, by JUDY1676

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  • Saturday’s Words

    4/4/2020 10:51:20 PM, by JUDY1676

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  • Saturday

    4/4/2020 10:21:17 PM, by TSHAWGER

    Got to take a hike with my daughter and 2 grandsons today. Mafe me so happy.... Read more

  • Friday Saturday

    4/4/2020 9:12:37 PM, by RO2BENT

    Looking forward to 10 days off from work, back to work on 14 April... Read more

  • 4-4-20

    4/4/2020 8:59:50 PM, by ELRIDDICK

    Have a great day!... Read more

  • Accountability Day 7

    4/4/2020 8:44:19 PM, by GABY1948

    Yes, this one is overdue. I didn't blog the previous two days. I think things have been really working on my insides. I will leave it at that but fear has set in for those two days. John keeps reminding me that it's okay and we will make it......BUT, I am a scaredy-cat in life. It stems from ch... Read more

  • 4/4/2020 If you're going through hell, keep going. Winston Churchill

    4/4/2020 6:29:40 PM, by AZMOMXTWO

    Quote of the Day A pure hand needs no glove to cover it. Nathaniel Hawthorne Love Quote of the Day Heaven grant us patience with a man in love. Rudyard Kipling Art Quote of the Day Wherever art appears, life disappears. Robert Motherwell Nature Quote of the Day With the ... Read more

  • 2019 emoticon for how you feel today

    4/4/2020 5:22:58 PM, by GEORGE815

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  • Weather

    4/4/2020 5:22:33 PM, by GEORGE815

    Beautiful day. Went for a couple of long walks.... Read more

  • Blood sugar readings

    4/4/2020 5:22:02 PM, by GEORGE815

    Better reading today than a couple of days ago.... Read more

  • April 4, 2020 4/4/4

    4/4/2020 3:57:05 PM, by PORTIA70

    Today is the mathematical 4/4/4 FYI :) So how is everyone doing today? I wanted to check to see how all of you are with another week ending of Stay At Home? I am still doing good. No physical appointments for awhile. Everything is done on the phone. I only go out for food or pick ... Read more

  • Smile of the Day

    4/4/2020 3:26:29 PM, by SHERYE

    Amy, a blonde city girl, marries a farmer. One morning, on his way out to the fields, the farmer says to Amy, "The artificial insemination man is coming over to impregnate one of our cows today. I drove a nail into the two-by-four just above the cow's stall in the barn. You show him where the cow is... Read more

  • Special Blessings-April 4, 2020

    4/4/2020 2:49:04 PM, by KATHYJO56

    Today I am especially blessed for the following: Hugs, kathy Believe... Read more

  • Saturday

    4/4/2020 2:28:41 PM, by ROX525

    Treadmill, dog walk & yardwork complete. DH is in the kitchen attempting to bake cookies for the first time. I had to distance myself! Going to my daughter's in a couple hours to sit in her backyard and social distance. Looking forward to that. Have a lovely day.... Read more

  • Update

    4/4/2020 2:28:17 PM, by SMILE7737

    12 days since the "Stay at home" order. 42 days since I started exercising. 66 days since my stroke. I have been home for 66 days. I was unable to drive for 3 weeks since my stroke, and have been at HOME. I have made my peace with it. Unfortunately only 12 days since the "stay at home" ord... Read more

  • Three Months in and Still Going Strong

    4/4/2020 2:17:43 PM, by FOLTZJP

    For the first time in years, I'm making real progress and changes in my health. This year, I've committed to eating healthy, managing portions sizes and adding regular exercise to my routine. There's been a few days when I've questioned whether I can maintain my path. But there's been no better f... Read more

  • A mild spring day

    4/4/2020 1:37:48 PM, by MOMMY445

    My daughter says hello to all. Both budgie birds are doing well and say cheep, cheep! My daughter and I will be playing monopoly in a while. I just finished a dance workout from you tube and I feel great. Have a terrific day, everyone!... Read more

  • saturday

    4/4/2020 12:52:02 PM, by TRAVELGAL417

    good afternoon - what a rainy day. There was a huge thunderstorm last night. Now it is just rainy, lovely day to do puzzles - read - watch a movie. DH is watching the Hobbit which he loves. I tune in and out but am doing online work. It is a nice relaxing day. I was thinking of walking but it ... Read more

  • April 4 2020

    4/4/2020 12:14:08 PM, by CBULLIS1

    Life in a nursing home Seems like there is more and more for us aids to do. They are trying to keep all staff except CNA and nurses on the floor with the residents. Meaning more work for us to get meal trays from dietary and pass clothes for laundry and get all what we need to get done as aids. It... Read more

  • Feeling blessed

    4/4/2020 12:11:27 PM, by BCHARIE

    This is just for the love of animals and all things nature. Enjoy Today is "ground zero" of my spring challenge. You know when you start you feel strong, like the badass superhero we all are. The real challenge for some is sustaining that for a lifetime. How or what happens in your lif... Read more

  • 04/04/20 Goal

    4/4/2020 11:18:25 AM, by NANASUEH

    "My goal is not to be better than anyone else, but to be better than I used to be." Wayne Dyer A lady goes for a job interview in an office. The interviewer decides to start with the basics. "So, miss, can you tell us your age, please?" The lady counts ... Read more

  • Saturday

    4/4/2020 10:43:07 AM, by PICKIE98

    I am listening to Chopin for flute and harp, very relaxing atmosphere. I am not doing much today except some paper work. I will only do some bicep curls, heel lifts, leg lifts and a few lunges today. I already did some of the lifts, so, during the day, I move around and do a little of each ... Read more


    4/4/2020 10:30:47 AM, by SLIMMERJESSE

    Last night I was just beginning to unwind and relax after all of the recent unnerving challenges, and was reading in bed when my entire bed jolted, I heard the rumble, and my body nearly rolled over. Wow! I get an instant stomachache and shaking (get it? smiling) with quakes. Never get used to th... Read more

  • Hi

    4/4/2020 10:06:09 AM, by CKEYES1

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  • The Beginning

    4/4/2020 10:02:51 AM, by JOHNMARTINMILES

    “Let’s Begin by taking a smallish nap or two.” Winnie the Pooh ... Read more

  • Saturday Morning Sunshine

    4/4/2020 9:59:12 AM, by DWROBERGE

    It is another beautiful start to the day on the Northwest Florida Gulf Coast. I am getting ready to figure out how to partake in the Easter Triduum on our Parish website which begins with Palm Sunday vigil later today. I have to pick up a palm at church later today when they will be available for ... Read more

  • 2020-04-04 about 80 years.. hm-m-m-m

    4/4/2020 9:47:37 AM, by 75HEALTHYME

    I was responding to a note from my niece and this thought came tripping off my finger-tips. This is quite the adventure...this pandemic... Today I was thinking ..  I wonder how this compares to what folks were thinking and feeling in 1940's and WWII  the rationing.. and the fear of b... Read more


    4/4/2020 9:30:35 AM, by WHITEANGEL4

    Well, I almost have to look at the calendar to see what day it is. Staying in mixes me up on the days. We are getting a few things done here at the house. We are planning on our yard and little garden which is planted in large pots. I have several verities of tomatoes and a few herbs... Read more

  • Happy Saturday

    4/4/2020 8:45:38 AM, by EVILCECIL

    Have a safe and healthy day. 386... Read more

  • 2 good workouts!

    4/4/2020 8:36:38 AM, by EOWYN24241

    I thought this was easy, but if you put in the effort, you will be sweating a lot, like I was! It's an indoor walking workout! Very short but effective! https://www.youtube.com/watc
    h?v=R3AUw3-jtEo&t=152s If you want something more challenging : https://www.youtube.com/watch... Read more

  • 4/4/2020

    4/4/2020 8:23:45 AM, by SILVER1369

    Hope lets you peek over the wall; faith is the hammer that will break you through. Have faith in yourself. It’s time to take the first swing.... Read more

  • Finished the deck

    4/4/2020 8:02:24 AM, by CHERYLHURT

    Today beloved will power wash the furniture and we’ll move everything back in place!... Read more

  • On the lighter side

    4/4/2020 7:01:33 AM, by NEPTUNE1939

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  • Feelings Are Like Waves!

    4/4/2020 5:13:32 AM, by JSTETSER

    Yesterday I was hit with one of those negative unexpected surprises at work. I was left out of a training day that really could have helped me. In this emotionally fragile time, my first thought was to get angry. My second thought was that maybe there are things I do not know and ask about the tr... Read more

  • I can run

    4/4/2020 3:53:18 AM, by WEWRTFO

    Discovered something kind of cool yesterday. Started raining on my way from the shed to my house and instead of walking faster I accidentally started to jog and then proceeded to a slow 1/8 mile run uphill to my house. Never dawned on me after this 2nd hip replacement I can actually run slow, ma... Read more