Category Archives: Death & Dying

Coins

As a child my father spent a good bit of time teaching me about coins. We identified them, sorted them, stacked them in piles, counted them, ultimately playing games of addition, subtraction, and multiplication. Those were not only fond memories … Continue reading

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How Vulnerable Are You to Stress?

Mark from 1 (almost always) to 5 (never), according to how much of the time each statement applies to you. ___ 1. I eat at least one hot, balanced meal a day. ___ 2. I get 7 to 8 hours … Continue reading

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Example of Resilience

Thought this was an excellent example of resilience! Be like a duck. Calm on the surface, but always paddling like the dickens underneath. ~ Michael Caine

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