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17 Myths about Organ Donation I renewed my ID card this morning and was asked if I wanted to be an organ donor. I hesitated briefly, then said, “ok.” Went from there to work and first email in my inbox … Continue reading

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Left Behind Family History This post from Moore Genealogy deserves a broad audience so I’m reblogging. It’s a reminder to preserve/digitize/share our heirloom family photos.

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  Easter Message: Because of Him, we, too, can live again! Happy Easter, everyone! http://easter.mormon.org/

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“I just got a call from Mary, “ Frieda began.  “And you are not going to believe this.” Frieda was the chairperson for the parsonage committee of our church.  The congregation had just…

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Having a Mental Health Day I attended an all-day workshop today on mental health, and this evening I found this article on mental health and nutrition (an aspect which was NOT covered in the seminar) in my email inbox. I … Continue reading

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Having a “Yes!” Day Re-blogging this from Christie Elkins at Letters From the Nest. So glad I read this today so I could read it “guilt-free!” Last night we had 4 of the grands over for dinner. After we ate … Continue reading

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Resolving NOT to….. from Care2.com This is a great list of resolutions. I agree 100% with each of them, but would expand the multitasking one to mention specifically talking & texting while driving. Here’s the unannotated list of things to STOP … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge: Music It was day three of our drive across country, from Upstate New York to our new home in Washington State. We were driving two separate cars, so I was alone as we made our way through … Continue reading

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5 gut instincts Very fascinating article here about intuition. My favorite takeaways: 1) Having a “gut” feeling is literal–it often comes as a sensation in your stomach area. This makes sense because the intestines house  the enteric nervous  system, sometimes called … Continue reading

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Karma at work I love this story of the rescued Pit Bull puppy who turned around and “rescued” the rescuer by alerting her to the danger her son was in.  It’s a testament to the fact that there are no … Continue reading

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