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Belated Blog

First, here are last week’s contest winners: Judy Cooper and Midge Watkins.  Congratulations, ladies!

 

I’m doing well on my Simply Filling plan, via Weight Watchers–where has this been all my life?? :)  I LOVE it!  I never, ever feel deprived, and my cravings for sweets and greasy food are gone, as if by magic!

What I’m reading/listening to: a series of lectures from The Great Courses (I get them on iTunes), called “Jesus and the Gospels”.  It’s totally fascinating.  I also listen to several podcasts regularly: The Daily Audio Bible, of course, but also The Moth–in which people from all

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Acupuncture and Brylee’s bracelet

Now, THERE’s a combination for you.  :)

Today, Wednesday, is acupuncture day, and I am sure looking forward to all that relaxation!  People often cringe when I mention acupuncture–I guess they’re imagining skin bristling with heavy-duty tapestry needles and maybe even bloodshed.  :)  The truth is, the points on the needles are incredibly fine, and I don’t even feel most of them.  Note, however, the word ‘most’.  Some of them give me a pretty good twingle, to use my mom’s quaint but colorful terminology, but that’s because there’s stagnant chi (energy) in that particular spot, needing to be released, and the sting

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Back in earlier days, a cattle drive would average 10-12 miles a day.

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