Monthly Archives: August 2007

Take care of your back.

Sitting at a desk all day can be bad for your back. There are a couple things you can do to alleviate the pain or reduce your chance having back pain. Whenever you are sitting at your office furniture try … Continue reading

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A different kind of workout.

My husband is always on the go. The man literally never seems to sit still for a moment. Our neighbors tease us about sending him to their house if he ever runs out of projects at his own. Some people … Continue reading

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Is a new chair the answer?

For the last week my back has absolutely been throbbing. The only thing I have been doing different is spending a bit more time at my work station. Our computer chair has sorely been in need of being replaced but … Continue reading

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What is it about paper cuts?

Yesterday I cut my hand on a stack of papers on our desk. This one little cut hurts as much as if someone had sliced my fingers with box cutters. All this has led me to wonder exactly why paper … Continue reading

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Help for families in crisis.

About a month ago a new family moved into the house next door. It hasn’t taken very long for the entire neighborhood to realize this is a family in crisis. The adults in the home clearly have addiction problems as … Continue reading

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Seasonal cooking.

The temperature in this part of the country has dropped dramatically in the last week. This had led me to switch up my cooking style. I have noticed over the years that how much I cook and what I cook … Continue reading

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Do you think it is wrong?

My husband says I think to much and over analyze things. I am seriously considering sending drug rehab information anonymously to someone I know who is in desperate need of help. What I question is if this is the right … Continue reading

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It is a wives tale.

One of my relatives, who shall remain nameless, is obsessed with the fact that my son likes to sit in front of the television. It isn’t the fact that he is watching television that concerns her but rather his proximity … Continue reading

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How many do you own?

One of my passions in life is reading. Until recently my life was so consumed with parenting, working, and whatnot rarely did I find a spare moment to read. Life seems to have settled into a bit of a routine … Continue reading

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Summer draws to a close.

It is really hard to believe that the end of summer is just around the corner. For the most part our summer was a great one. The heat never got so unbearable that we needed to turn on the air … Continue reading

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Anyone involved in a neighborhood watch?

A couple people in my neighborhood have been batting around the idea of starting a neighborhood watch. I really don’t have a clue how to go about doing this. Do you just send out invitations and hope for the best? … Continue reading

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Calgon take me away.

I would like to think that my family is as fun loving as the next family. We are not however noisy people. My children are usually in bed by 8 pm and we function best on a schedule. For the … Continue reading

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