Month: November 2009

Health, not disease

November 30, 2009 | 6 comments

An interesting concept regarding the measurement of health and disease came to my attention recently. I’ve read in a number of places that cold cannot be measured. There is no such thing as cold. What we call cold is less

Helping others

November 27, 2009 | 2 comments

People who give of themselves unselfishly make this world a better place to live for everyone. A reader forwarded me a link to a short video clip about the Spartan Sparkles Cheerleaders. Because of the generosity, care and compassion of


November 26, 2009 | 2 comments

I am grateful to God today! When I awoke at 5:15 this morning, I immediately asked, “What am I grateful for today?” I listed all the obvious blessings such as my healthy and happy family, my trustworthy and responsible teenagers,

Reasons to be grateful

November 25, 2009 | 2 comments

It’s two days to Thanksgiving Day here in the US. It’s a holiday that reminds us to remember the things that we have to be grateful for, small and large, and there are many. It’s been a tough year for

What are you looking at?

November 23, 2009 | 2 comments

As you ramble on thru life, brother,     Whatever be your goal,     Keep your eye upon the doughnut,     And not upon the hole!     ~ Optimists’ Creed