Tag Archives: health

Christmas 2016 and Other Ramblings

It seems hard to believe that Christmas has come and gone and it’s already time to start packing the decorations all away.  It’s always a funny feeling the day after Christmas.  I always feel bittersweet.  Part of me hates to … Continue reading

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Gynecologists, and Radiologists, and Dentists, Oh My!

For the past two weeks I’ve caught up on some important and slightly overdue medical appointments.   I’ve been to my gynecologist for my annual exam and pap smear.  I also went to the dentist for some minor dental work. … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Undo

Today’s daily prompt:  If you could un-invent something, what would it be? Discuss why, potential repercussions, or a possible alternative. I’m afraid my answer to this prompt won’t be too popular but here goes anyway.  I would un-invent alcoholic beverages.  … Continue reading

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Ambivalence Towards a New Year

On December 31st, I sometimes feel a certain sadness in seeing the year go, but mostly I feel an excitement at seeing a brand new year…. a fresh year.  The slate feels wiped clean and my brain and body feel energized and motivated at … Continue reading

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Death by Addiction

I have to admit, I was never  a huge fan of Whitney Houston.  It’s not that I didn’t like her or didn’t like her music– how could one NOT like an angelic voice like hers?  Her voice was beautiful, but I … Continue reading

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