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Holidays and Mixed Blessings The time is near! A time to celebrate! A time to rejoice! A time to spend with loved ones. But that’s not the case for everyone. It’s hard to lose loved ones and even harder to take part in holiday festivities without your loved ones. The holidays bring about mixed blessings.… read more

Let’s face it.  We all want to fit in. We tell ourselves that we are individuals but we imitate what we see around us.   For the most part, we dress alike, talk alike, work alike, and live many aspects of our lives just like our neighbors. So is it any wonder our kids want to… read more

Have you ever walked down the magazine aisle and took inventory of all the diet-related topics that appear on the cover of countless health, fitness, and beauty magazines? It never ceases to amaze me how many new diet plans and products are being introduced to the public almost on a daily basis; not to mention… read more

“Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.” I’m sure most of us have probably heard this phrase numerous times throughout our life but did you ever stop to wonder if it’s true? Taken literally, breakfast means “break the fast” because it follows the longest period of time that our bodies go without being… read more

Happy National Fruit and Vegetable Month! What better time of year to recognize the importance of these food groups than in the summer when so many of these tasty foods are “in season”.  However, these foods need to be a part of daily intake everyday, no matter the season. Below are just some of the… read more

//www.rainbowbridge.com/ Dusty came into our lives when he was only 5 years old in 1985.  We were looking for a pleasure horse for my husband to ride on field trials when a friend mentioned that he knew of a horse that might be suited for just that.  I was able to go see the young… read more

Father’s Day is usually a holiday of celebration and joy for most people, but it can be a day of sadness and grief for others.  While most are celebrating and spending time with families, you or someone you know could possibly be filled with emptiness, pain, or even anger. Reasons for Sadness or Grief on… read more