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Friday, Mar 19th 2010
Oh, my. The weather is finally showing some positive signs – like temperatures above freezing! – and I'm feeling happier than I have in months. Ecstatic, in fact.
Tuesday, Mar 16th 2010
Last weekend, I spent a lot of time sitting, unusual for me. Most weekends, I'm busy with what I call "flitting" – running around doing things like errands, cleaning, laundry, food shopping; catching up from the week. But instead, I spent a lot of time sitting in my car – a LOT.
Thursday, Mar 04th 2010
Happiness is always around but lately, I've noticed that it seems to be the "in" topic. Why is it that suddenly the media is awash in the H- word?
All this focus on happiness makes me think about what happiness really is…I mean, it's all so individual and diverse, don’t you think? Is it love, satisfaction, joy, pleasure? Or, do our life circumstances – like money, marital status, health and sex - determine our happiness?
Tuesday, Mar 02nd 2010
Based on a recent post I did about exercise, many of us want to lift weights to keep our bones healthy and strong, but are either bored with it o
Tuesday, Feb 23rd 2010
I've been holding onto an email a reader sent me a few months ago (sorry!). In it, she asked a question that frankly, I couldn’t answer: How to tell someone that they just plain stink. She wrote to me asking this, "I have a co-worker who is a great guy. And I might even date him, if he didn't have such bad breath. But I don't have a clue how to tell him. Any suggestions would be appreciated!"
Thursday, Feb 18th 2010
I recently met with one of the personal trainers at my gym to re-evaluate my fitness routine. I was okay with my cardio but bored with my strength-training routine. I started faithfully lifting weights years ago, following my breast cancer diagnosis.