Category Archives: Random

He Really Didn’t Want A Hair Cut

My son was diagnosed with Sensory Processing Disorder when he was two years old. One of the effects of it was having extreme challenges with having his hair cut. The sound of scissors or clippers set him off. The feeling … Continue reading

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Happy Independence Day

Here in the US, we are celebrating our independence today. Here are a few fireworks shots I captured about a week ago when I was still on vacation. Here is one more for your enjoyment. I hope those who are … Continue reading

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Rolling Over and Standing Up.

How many times have you been in a situation where you got a call, text or a letter and were blindsided by someone and couldn’t think of the perfect response until later when you had calmed down and were able to … Continue reading

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Bringing Sunshine Into My Life

As we close out 2015, I am honored to have been nominated to receive the Sunshine Blogger award by my blogging friend, Jan Stone. Thank you Jan! I have to share that because of connecting to Jan via our blogs, a … Continue reading

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Seeking Serenity Now

Do you ever have those days where everything you write that you thought was poignant, potentially eloquent, or was at least very important, ended up sounding more like a rant? No? I don’t believe you. As for me, today’s blog post … Continue reading

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How To Raise a Crystal Dragon

Raising a crystal dragon is no easy feat. They have these wings and constantly want to fly away. What is a crystal dragon you ask? It’s a creature that some people believe is mythical, but I believe lives under my … Continue reading

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Another Piece of the Puzzle That Is My Son

Little Man is quite the complex puzzle of a kid. But then again, I suppose most kids are at least a little bit of a puzzle. Well, this one is what some people call an alphabet kid: he wears a … Continue reading

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Screw You Madison Ave!

One of the college courses I took was the psychology of mass media and communications. Even though it was about three decades ago, I learned some valuable lessons that have stuck with me. First and foremost, the sole purpose of … Continue reading

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Are Aliens Really All Bad?

With all of the movies and television depictions out there of aliens being plotting, scary, brain sucking (or was that zombies?) predators that want to take over our planet for our finite natural resources, I am getting more and more pissed off about … Continue reading

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Things It’s Hard To Do On One Foot

One thing I have learned since breaking my foot, is that I am a wimp. I am physically very out of shape (no kidding). And getting around, doing the usual daily things I usually do, are a lot more work … Continue reading

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