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We the People – of the Election Year

“Salary of U.S. Presidents…$450,000 for life; Salary of House/ Senate members…$174,000 for life ; Salary of Speaker of the House…$223,5000 for life; Salary of Majority/Minority Leaders…$194,400 for life; Average salary of soldier deployed in Afganistan…$38,000; Average income for seniors on Social Security…$12,000. A friend sent me this list of salaries a few months ago. I am…

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“But Do You Love Me?”

I know it is hard to image:) but my teenage son and I were driving to the mall last night to eat Sbarro Pizza at the food court (his request) and we heard a COUNTRY song about ” marrying your high school sweetheart.” And my son said, “Mom, does that really happen …and if it does…

Do You Want to Smack Me?

Remember that Bobby McFerrin song? “Dooo dodo dodododa dodadodadodado dodadodadodado do da do da do…Don’t worry. Be Happy” I can hear that song in my head right now…and I want to smack somebody. Maybe I want to smack Bobby McFerrin for singing such a peppy, (annoying to me at the moment) song. Do you ever want to smack me? All of…

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The Perfect Pace Partner

This is my experience with Sunday mornings as a child. First, I did not always go to church. My family moved numerous times and I really cannot remember going to church with any consistency until I started going to choir on a church bus one day a week. Several of my friends in third grade…

I Like what I Like. I Know what I Know

I was driving my kids to school this morning and the Justin Bieber song “As Long as you Love Me” came on. I love that kid. Of course I don’t know him on a personal level…so I don’t really know him to love him…but he is so incredibly talented. My kids are split on whether…

“I Will Laugh at the World”

INSPIRE – 1.to breathe or blow into or upon  ; to infuse (as life) by breathing. Wow. That is awesome. I was going to write today about my “platform”…what I write about…and honestly I don’t know WHAT I  write about. It is pretty much whatever is on my heart or mind at that moment. But I…

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Quotes for a Successful Day… Business, and Life

Today “I will persist until I succeed.” I promise I will try my hardest not to digress and get off subject and talk about wine tasting again …oops, I already have. Anyway, this is the article that I intended to write yesterday… more inspirational quotes from Og Mandino to help “fill up your empty tank”…or at least…

Some Favorite Quotes to Keep in Mind

I am beyond irritated…considering I have just spent the last hour plus writing a blog post… and losing it! And what was it about? keeping good thoughts in my mind! Ha! Makes me think of that Alanis Morrisett song ” And isn’t it ironic…don’t you think? It’s like rain on your wedding day/ It’s a free ride when you’ve already…