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Boats

Boat Lift – 9/11

I posted this sometime ago, but feel it is worth repeating. This is who we are as Americans. When the worst happens, we stand together and help where we can. There are many inspiring stories that have been told about the amazing feats of bravery and compassion on 9/11. I have never seen or heard… Read More ›

Weight Loss

Getting healthy

I hope… When I was young, I weighed 100 pounds soaking wet. And then I got married and rocketed up to 153. I took control of my weight and successfully used the Atkins diet, now referred to more commonly at the ketogenic diet. This high protein/low carb eating plan worked. Lots of meat, no potatoes…. Read More ›

Donate

Helping out

This infographic comes from www.canva.com, a design site that gives your creativity a kick in the backside and inspires you to new heights of mind-expanding ways to get your message across. Best part? It’s mostly free. You may – from time-to-time – be asked to pay a small fee for a template ($1 to $3),… Read More ›

Charity Auction

Bidder ‘er up!

Online auctions are a way to make money, but they’re more than that. These creative fund-raising websites introduce participants to a worldwide marketplace of buyers and collectors. www.lvnmauction.com invites you to sign up and bid for a number of items from its selection of art and other services. Below is a Q&A with Linda Anderle,… Read More ›

Rats!

Throw all your anxiety onto him, because he cares about you. 1 Peter 5:7 (The Daily Life Bible) What makes you anxious? Try to concentrate on the thing that’s eating you up over which you have some degree of control. Forget the world condition; as angst-ridden as it may be, you probably can’t do anything… Read More ›

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