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Are we acting like Humans or reacting like Mice?
Saturday, April 21, 2018      5 comments

Stephen Covey in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, notes that the human brain is distinct in four ways from that of animals. Humans have 4 mental powers that animals do not have: 1) the power of self-awareness -- to look as an observer o... Read more
Do good especially on 3rd Sundays
Sunday, April 15, 2018      4 comments

There is too much evil in the news, but that is not the real America or in all peace loving countries. We need to change the focus on bad news to a focus on good news. PS there will always be evil all over the world on any given day but for the ... Read more
Observe and Question Your Inner Voice
Sunday, April 15, 2018      5 comments

When one decides to change their eating habits to obtain an optimum weight, their inner voice usually wants to continue in the usual eating pattern to stay in a comfort zone because it deems change to be less safe. To keep one locked in an old ... Read more
The power of calm and peace
Sunday, April 01, 2018      5 comments

emoticon We believe that all mankind (humans) have inner strengths within them by which they can obtain the pow... Read more
Are your goals too great?
Monday, March 26, 2018      8 comments

I feel it is fine to set aggressive goals for a very short period of time such as at the start of a particular diet or after a setback where you want to either prove to yourself that you can be successful at losing weight in spite of previous di... Read more
On overcoming the feeling of being overwhelmed
Sunday, March 25, 2018      7 comments

The feeling of being overwhelmed is becoming more common in this age of massive information flow and the responsibilities that come with it. Not dealing well with it when it is present can lead to more serious stresses such as depression and an... Read more
Make 3rd Sundays a Day To Note The Goodness in Humanity
Sunday, March 18, 2018      8 comments

There is too much evil in the news, but that is not the real America or in all peace loving countries. We need to change the focus on bad news to a focus on good news. PS there will always be evil all over the world on any given day but for the ... Read more
courage and encouragement
Saturday, March 17, 2018      11 comments

Everyone can nurture the courage and find the encouragement to overcome any obstacle. But how do you grow your courage and find the encouragement? It comes by cherishing each day for the lessons learned, to gain strength by consistent effort eve... Read more
Wake-up Call and my Thank You
Wednesday, March 14, 2018      8 comments

You had your wake-up call and are now on an important journey. It is time to reflect about where you currently stand and the path you want to take. Do not look back on your past with any regrets or self-bashing. You are a work of wonder and well... Read more
We are blessed!
Sunday, March 11, 2018      12 comments

We are blessed. We only need to have the faith and determination, to strive to improve each day. To renew our minds when the spirit is weak; and to push on even when the path ahead is blocked, knowing that there is another path. When in doubt, m... Read more
More on my dream of recognition of the good in our country/world
Tuesday, March 06, 2018      2 comments

Please visit my previous blog re the 3rd Sunday (March 18th this Month) be a day of focus and prayer for a media focus on the goodness in America, which I changed to "our country/world" in response to a few non Americans who felt left out. See ... Read more
On living a balanced life
Tuesday, March 06, 2018      6 comments

Thoughts of OLDEROWL for Spark members who had a difficulty living a balanced life, due to stress of an heavy work load or to emotional and physical abuse and/or abandonment in an early life, but are now on a path to discovery and growth. 1... Read more
On making your weight loss dream a reality
Monday, February 19, 2018      8 comments

Those who join SparkPeople usually do so because they dream of obtaining a healthy weight. Often it has been years of unhealthy living that caused their problems and just like my case, the problems crept up so slowly. I didn’t recognize I was ... Read more
Make 3rd Sundays special days of prayer for spreading GOOD
Sunday, February 18, 2018      5 comments

There is too much evil in the news, but that is not the real America or in all peace loving countries. We need to change the focus on bad news to a focus on good news and I have a plan for that. PS there will always be evil all over the world on... Read more
Help me make 3rd Sundays A Special Day of Prayer for America
Sunday, February 18, 2018      9 comments

There is too much evil in the news, but that is not the real America. We Americans need to change the focus on bad news to a focus on good news and I have a plan for that. PS there will always be evil on any given day but on the third Sunday of... Read more

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