Tag Archives: learning

Beating Isolation Doldrums

To paraphrase Arnold Schwarzenegger’s character in the movie Terminator, I’m baaaack. In his case it was a bad thing, at least for his enemies. In my case, it’s a good thing for everyone, at least that’s the hope. Too bad … Continue reading

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Random Acts of Kindess to Honor a Loved One

  For many widows, finding a way to honor their husband, and observe his birthday puts them in a quandary. In the past I’ve handled the issue by making every effort to ignore the day. Because, for me, David’s birthday … Continue reading

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Laughter and Mentors

For the letter J I talked about jokes, joking and the importance of being able to see the jokes of like. Today that continues with L and Laughter. For me, laughter ranks right up there with gratitude for having a … Continue reading

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Open To The Possibilities

Have you ever known someone who flat out refused to consider a different option or way to do something? Raising my hand here. How about you, ever dug your heels in and said, “no way,” and refused to consider a … Continue reading

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Knowledge is for K

Continuing along the letter trail, we are up to the letter K in the Living With Intention Alphabetically. In my best Sesame Street voice, “The Letter K is brought to you by knowledge.” Learning is growing. Learning is living. Having … Continue reading

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Travel for One, Is Always Fun

A couple of years ago I colored my hair green. The reactions of my family members was not mixed, no one liked it. One son asked, “why is your hair green?” My answer? “Why not?” I also added, “Because I … Continue reading

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Hobbies Are More than Fun, They Are Beneficial

Do you have a hobby you love. Have you spent time enjoying your hobby recently, or have you neglected it for too long? At the beginning of this year while reviewing last year, and making resolutions, goals, whatever, it occurred … Continue reading

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Traveling Near and Far, Making New Friends, Seeing Old Friends

“See the USA in your Chevrolet.” Remember that jingle, or are you too young? No that’s not a Chevrolet we’re filling, but we were on a road trip and the gas station attendant was filling our tank. When was the … Continue reading

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Answer Journalism Questions to find Daily Gratitudes

Yesterday I did the who, what, when, where and how of gratitude, it’s here in case you missed it. I was tired, and not sure it all flowed together right.  However, my rule (when I don’t break it) is, “Better … Continue reading

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Adventure Behind the Door; #SoCS

I found a new challenge, Stream of Consciousness Saturday. Challenges are great and I love them. This is super simple and requires no maintenance. Simply show up each week, read the prompt, and write the blog post. No pressure, right? … Continue reading

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