Monthly Archives: May 2011

These are the days to hold special

It is strange how in modern times we like to lament pollution,  over-population, nuclear wars,  and so on and somehow think times were rosier in the “old days”. In the “old days” people died by the millions at very young … Continue reading

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Piggy Don’t Get Hooked On Me

This guy Mac Davis must have left a string of broken hearts, including Miss Piggy. I have to admit he has self control with that mermaid tail smacking him in the face. On another note, I have to learn to … Continue reading

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Walk, work, and Welax!

Today I went for a long walk for two hours! It started out I could hardly put any weight on my right foot but gradually I was using it fully. Not sure what happened but it must have needed some … Continue reading

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Under the Same Sun – Fighting Myth / Discrimination

This is a post about myth & discrimination in Tanzania.   Albinism is the condition where people, for no fault of their own, have little or none pigment in their skin. Perhaps you are familiar with the term ” albino?” … Continue reading

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Downstream lies your dream,

Motivation, and Discipline. We have lots of motivation, and we keep looking for discipline. Right now I am reading a book called “The Alchemist“. Short book to read, if you are interested. The story is about a shepherd who sets … Continue reading

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Time to Say Goodbye

When I first heard this, my son had put it on a CD in the car. I had no idea who was singing or that there was a video. The song, and emotion of this song transcends style – get … Continue reading

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You are a Celebrity to someone who loves you

Life is too short to wake up with regrets.  So love the people who treat you right.  Forget about the ones who don’t.  Believe everything happens for a reason.  If you get a chance, take it & if it changes … Continue reading

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Take some risk!

I sometimes wonder if people become sheep as they get older. When I was  young, I remember being at my Grandpa’s farm north of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. He had lambs, and they were so cute, and tame. Little lambs were … Continue reading

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Feel compelled to add your two bits?

Most of us at some time want to evoke change. We want our spouse to notice us, to appreciate us. We want our kids to pick up after themselves, we want someone to change their behavior. What is the best … Continue reading

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Music soothes the unsettled mind

So much to tell you today. What really stands out to me from the recent Toastmasters Conference in Osoyoos, BC was the warmth of people there. Most of the people there were cheering for everyone in all the contests, whether … Continue reading

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