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Wednesday, Jul 01st 2009
Did you read my earlier post about gray hair and stress being an old wives' tale? It was comforting to read (well, sort of) that it isn't an old wives' tale, but is actually true.
Thursday, Jun 25th 2009
I remember going to a Bruce Springsteen concert years ago with my husband. He was so excited to have gotten seats way up front for the event. I was too, until soon after the third song, when my ears started to pulsate. Call me old, but I ended up walking the floors of the concourse, listening from a distance.
Wednesday, Jun 24th 2009
Did your mother or grandmother ever tell you that all the stress in their lives was turning their hair gray? And did you laugh at them, thinking it was just an old wive's tale? Well, now that many of us are going gray, you may want to tell them that you're sorry for laughing.
Tuesday, Jun 23rd 2009
I don't know about you, but I absolutely hate going food shopping. Maybe it's because I did it so often as a child; my dad was the designated food-shopper (I guess my mom hated it, too) and dragged me along each week. I remember even back then it was drudgery to me.
Wednesday, Jun 17th 2009
I don't know about you, but there's one product that I always turn to when I feel a cold coming on - and that's Zicam. I swear by this homeopathic stuff. (Its main ingredient is zinc gluconate). If I use it for a few days, that itchy scratchy throat disappears and never morphs into a full-blown cold. But now, my favorite product is in trouble.
Tuesday, Jun 16th 2009
I overheard someone today when I was on line at the bank talking about how frightened she was of catching the swine flu. Sure, the word "pandemic" is scary, and may cause some people to search for ways to keep themselves out of harm's way.
Monday, Jun 15th 2009
Well, I'm sorry to say that one of my readers wrote to me, saying she is freaking out because she just discovered those dreaded bedbugs where else, but in her bed. Since I've written on this topic, she asked for some advice. (I hope no one else will need it, but keep it handy, just in case.)