Category Archives: health

Some Random Thanksgiving Thoughts

You know how you sit around a Thanksgiving table and someone inevitably forces you to say what you’re thankful for? I hate that. The moment the thankfulness begins, I feel my stomach start to reject all the food I just … Continue reading

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The Road To Hell

Today I was sitting in a Panera Bread eating my lunch.  This man came up to me and asked if he could sit with me and chat.  Not wanting to offend, I said yes.  Turns out he was a “Christian … Continue reading

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You Don’t Always Have To Be Happy

There is this perceived notion that we always have to be happy – that we always have to be up and smiling – that we have to show the world that all is bright and cherry in our world. The … Continue reading

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My Breakup with the National Football League

This morning I made the decision to break up with the NFL – The National Football League. I’ve been having a love-hate affair with the NFL for well over 50 years, and finally – I have had enough. It’s sad … Continue reading

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…Before You Cast That First Stone…

Any of you ever struggled with an addiction?  Tobacco, alcohol, pills, food, sex, drugs, caffeine, sugar? Any of you know anyone who has struggled with an addiction? If your answer is yes, then you should understand how addiction affects families, … Continue reading

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How Do You Measure Success?

I was told many times in my life I would never be a success, I believe the phrase was: “You’ll never amount to anything.”  I heard it so often, I started to believe it. My parents never encouraged me, never … Continue reading

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Flesh – Eating Jokes? Seriously?

I think I’m getting old.  Then again, perhaps I’m just sick of the crap… On the Stephanie Miller show this morning they were mocking and making really sick jokes about the horrific flesh-eating incident in Miami Beach.  I actually like … Continue reading

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