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God Bless Our Troops

Today is… Memorial Day! A lot of folks celebrate Memorial Day by visiting cemeteries, some by flying the U.S. flag, and others by having barbeques, picnics, family get-togethers and attending firework shows (or any combination thereof).  The swimming pools open … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

On this Valentine’s Day,  You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, Love like you’ll never be hurt, Sing like there’s nobody listening, And live like it’s heaven on earth. (And speak from the heart to be heard.) — WILLIAM W. … Continue reading

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It’s Hotter than July!

When it’s too hot to think, what else is there to say but, “Is it hot enough for ya?” Yep… a store clerk sure nuff said that to me today — making idle conversation as she “rang up” (I mean … Continue reading

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The older I get, The more I want…

… simplicity and clarity that is. I don’t want more STUFF. Today we celebrate Simplicity Day and the birthday of Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)  who advised us to: “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve … Continue reading

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My Life’s Just Fine

Today is Compliment Your Mirror Day! When I heard about this day, I immediately thought about Mary J. Blige’s song, Just Fine. It’s one of those “make you feel good about you” songs. And every time I hear it, no matter … Continue reading

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The Halfway Point

Today is Halfway Point Day! At noon on July 1st, there will be exactly 182-1/2 days left before it’s 2012. It seems like just yesterday we were ringing in the New Year and some of us were making resolutions. And … Continue reading

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Smile A While

Today is… Smile Power Day! Smiling, laughing, and positive thinking have been shown to have a huge number of health benefits to the mind and body, both physically and emotionally. When was the last time you laughed uncontrollably, with tears running … Continue reading

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90 Degrees in the Shade

 Today is… National Ice Tea Day???? Although today is National Ice Tea Day, it’s FREE lemonade for all in Nature’s Air Conditioned City (my hometown of Bluefield, WV)!  Residents are treated to that cool refreshing drink when the temperature reaches 90 degrees. … Continue reading

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Cherries – My favorite thing (rnts)

My Favorite Thing — Right Now This Second! Cherries are one of my all time favorite fruits, and I enjoy them fresh during the summer months regularly. But before you know it, they are gone and you have to wait … Continue reading

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Leave the Office Early

Today is… National Leave the Office Early Day! In case you didn’t know… so, I’m shutting it down… I’m packing it up! Right now this second!  No more work for me today.  There’s an EDGEvantage to being your own boss!  What … Continue reading

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