STOP writing checks……

I have to live within a budget.  This means that my ‘outgoes’ do not exceed my ‘income’.   I thought everyone who was a mature adult lived that way.  With all the conversation concerning the nation’s debt crisis, I see that my assumption was wrong. I have a

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An apple a day….

Eating an apple a day can help you regain your health. Eating apples will: reduce your LDL by 23% cut your risk if cell and artery damage by 32% help you lose weight reduce inflammation To enjoy these health benefits, start incorporating apples into your daily regimen.

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Stroke risk tied to diet soda

Diet Soda linked to increased risk of stroke According to Dr. Steven Greenberg, a Harvard Medical School neurologist, and vice chairman of the International Stroke Conference, people who drink diet sodas are at a higher risk for stoke, versus those who drink no sodas at all. The

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You are where?????

Bags fly free…. On the second leg of our trip north, we did make that stand-by flight.  We were the second to the last couple on board.  We had carry on luggage, and you would think that meant that we could ‘c-a-r-r-y   o-n’   our bags.  We were

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Interesting word play

In my morning devotional, I was examining plagues in the Bible. I ran across the word plege which is pronounced ‘plee gay’. This word is translated ‘plague,’ but it is also translated ‘stripes’ and ‘wounds.’ Our English word ‘plague’ is used to denote: general calamity, sickness, disease, wounds,

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