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Move, Laugh, Love

Over the hills and through the tunnels, to Mother’s house I go, again, and again, and again. I have driven I-70 from one side of Colorado to the other so many times, I think I could do it in my … Continue reading

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Crazy Weather!

Avalanches, 100 car pile-ups on ice, mudslides, flooding, and Niagara Falls is frozen; I hate to imagine what else is in store for this winter that won’t quit. Knowing how the dismal weather is affecting me, my deepest sympathy is … Continue reading

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New Memories for the New Year

A simple suggestion can make a big difference in one’s day. I was listening to a TV host and his guest talk about how depressing the holidays can be for some people – especially those who live alone – and … Continue reading

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Holiday Contrasts

It is the season of bright lights, holiday music, decorating, gift giving, traveling to see family, parties, too much food, and football. It is also the season with the highest number of suicides. I know the days are shorter and … Continue reading

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First Frost

There it is, right there on the thermometer, permission to give the garden over to the squirrels. Yipee. I am always glad when the season is over (even though that means winter is coming). I even managed to get all … Continue reading

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Contagious

I went through a month of depression without knowing how or why I got into that state. The one thing I do know is how I got out of it. I very consciously made an effort to do several things … Continue reading

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Volunteer your way out of that hole!

So, how do you feel when you’ve fallen in a hole and can’t find a way out? You know what I mean, that depression or sadness that creeps up at times and sucks us in. Sometimes it is triggered by … Continue reading

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