Monthly Archives: January 2014

Points for Good Behavior

I am currently participating in a “winter wellness challenge” at my place of employment.  Like many savvy employers know, encouraging workers to make healthy choices and get off our duffs and be active improves not only morale and personal health … Continue reading

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Safe to Help?

The difference between a helping hand and an outstretched palm is a twist of the wrist.  ~Laurence Leamer, King of the Night We Real Women were raised to believe in the importance in helping those who are less fortunate than … Continue reading

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Different Flowers From the Same Garden

“She is your mirror, shining back at you with a world of possibilities. She is your witness, who sees you at your worst and best, and loves you anyway. She is your partner in crime, your midnight companion, someone who … Continue reading

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Just in Case Unmentionables

We all have them. And yet, if asked why, we can’t really come up with a good answer or reason. No matter whether we R.W.’s keep our brassieres in a drawer, a closet, a box, or just in a heap, … Continue reading

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Not Like the “Others”

The day after the New Year rang in, I took a break from storm watching online to browse other news stories. (After all, reading multiple updates about frigid wind-chills and snow accumulations can quickly move one from excitement to depression).  … Continue reading

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