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Slowing down to eat?


I watched the videos of Jan Chozen Bays and mindful eating. She really made me think of how I eat. I usually take my plate of food and sit down with my husband on the couch and watch tv while I … Continue reading

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Noble Eight-fold Path and My Conscience


We were introduced to the noble eight-fold path after the four noble truths of Buddism. The noble eight-fold path reminded me of the ten commandments that I was taught early in my life. As a Catholic I am able to receive the … Continue reading

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Mrs. Wells and cursive handwriting


When asked who wrote in cursive handwriting I was one of three who raised their hand in class. I was taught to write in cursive in second grade and Mrs. Wells was my teacher. I loved this teacher! She was so kind, … Continue reading

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Remembering – Method of Loci Helps


While I was growing up, I discovered I had a photographic memory! This worked well for me in school. I got excellent grades and tests were really easy. Then in my late teens and early twenties I partied like many young adults … Continue reading

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Perfectionism and Procrastination = Messy Glass Cook Top


Perfectionism and procrastination can get in the way of accomplishing alot of things including cleaning a messy glass cook top. This is a task that I do not like to do. When we chose this type of cook top I thought the glass would be … Continue reading

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Walking in Others Shoes


I have a long time friend, who I dearly love, who has always been quite negative. I have listened to these negative comments for so long that I found myself becoming that way as well. Before I started this class and began … Continue reading

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What Happened to Detroit?


Room was cool which made me cold and was a bit distracting photos of places in Detroit were sad better days gone by and were the some of the same pictures I had seen at Blu Moon hard to believe that Detroit has lost its … Continue reading

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