10 Strange Facts About America

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Most of you know how much I love this great country we call home: AMERICA! It truly is the greatest nation on earth and what a blessing it is for all of us to be citizens and enjoy the many freedoms we do! I recently read an article that stated some strange facts about America […]

We Are All the Same, but Different

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We are all the same, but different. How can siblings raised in the same home be so different? Have you ever wondered about that? I have…A LOT. I have two sisters and one brother (deceased). My brother and I were very similar in our thinking – politically and otherwise – but my two sisters and […]

Thank You Mr. President!

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I am a political junkie. I love to follow the election results from the primaries as they trickle in and love to follow the various presidential candidates! February is the month we celebrate Lincoln and Washington’s birthdays and recognize President’s Day. My favorite president has always been Abraham Lincoln. I’ve loved reading how he overcame so […]

I Love My Job!

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Almost every night when I come home from work, my wife asks:  “Do you still love your job?” I readily reply, “Absolutely! I love my job!” Do you? Why don’t you, if you don’t?  What are you doing to change things if you don’t love your job? It’s up to you, you know!  Life is […]

How Do You Define Success?

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One of my High School football cheers went like this: “S-U-C-C-E-S-S, that’s the way we spell success!” What determines success in your life? John Foster Dulles said, “The measures of success is not whether you have a tough problem to deal with, but whether it’s the same problem you had last year.” Woody Allen said, “80% […]

What’s on Your Resolutions List?

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  The definition of a resolution is: “The act of solving a problem or achieving a goal.” So what are you resolving to do in 2016 to improve your life, your outlook, your health or your perspective? I came across 10 New Year’s Resolutions that I thought were good and wanted to share with you. […]

What’s Holding You Back?

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As we approach 2016, with great anticipation, many of us have set new goals for ourselves. I have a number of goals that I hope to accomplish this coming year. At times, I believe I’m my own worst enemy when it comes to moving forward. Moving forward often involves getting past our past. Moving forward may […]

Kids Are Smarter Than They Used to Be!

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I’m constantly amazed at the level of understanding of things that I hear from my grand kids! With their access to computers, iPads and other technology, they astound me by how smart they are for their ages! They teach me things on my iPad all of the time. I recently read of an elementary school […]

What Are You Thankful For?

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‘Tis the season to be thankful for our many blessings. I certainly have much to be thankful for, including family, faith and friends! I’m also blessed to work with wonderful folks every day! I am grateful for our forefathers who established this great nation and set aside a day each year to express gratitude and […]


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