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Catch as catch can

It seems my friend, Mr. Gates, of Microsoft fame, is having trouble keeping MSN online today.  :)  Therefore, I’m dashing off this blog between gaps in service.

I have acupuncture this afternoon–definitely looking forward to that.  It’s wonderfully relaxing, and I always enjoy chatting with cousin-in-law Debra.  We have many interests in common, including energy medicine and spirituality, so it’s always an interesting session.

This year’s gardening experience is also interesting–and very catch as catch can.  My cherry tomato plant is producing; problem is, I keep eating the little buggers as soon as they’re ripe enough.  I peeled and sliced the

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Monkey Mind and Other Stuff

Monkey mind, of course, is a term meditators (and others) use to describe the way one’s thoughts tend to leap, screeching, from limb to limb and tree to tree whenever one is attempting to concentrate on the subject at hand.  As an ADDer, I have first-hand knowledge of the condition.  :)  Meditation helps enormously, but this morning, as I sat in my favorite seat, which I refer to as my Uncle Harry chair because it reminds me of him, my brain was all over the place.  You might say it went ape-s*&t–(sorry, can’t resist the occasional pun).  I just kept going

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Though the term “stick ’em up” is widely used in Western films, it wasn’t actually coined until the 1930’s.

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