Category Archives: aging

3 Things to Remember When You Don’t Know What to Do With Your Life

3 Things to Remember When You Don’t Know What to Do With Your Life – http://huff.to/1x8Sy2O it’s good to know that I’m not the only one with this problem…thanks Erin!  Just food for thought I guess, but for me, any … Continue reading

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little red bull

Just like life, when you think everything’s been decided, the plans magically change depending on the littlest thing, the decision to turn the car right or left, go with the flow of traffic or against, and in that split second, … Continue reading

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I’m not getting dementia…

I am so scared of getting Alzheimer’s, or anothe form of dementia.  Possibly because I have worked in a nursing home and have seen what those diseases can do to a person, and partly because different studies, Alzheimer’s Association website, … Continue reading

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purpose revisited

PURPOSE I have a purpose. I have a goal. I know what I’m doing. Or maybe I’m just telling myself that. I know I have said before that my purpose is self-improvement, and that I was going to work on … Continue reading

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Scrambled Brain Challenge!

As most of you know, this page is called TBI triumphs! I have a Traumatic Brain Injury, which I have gotten from a car accident that I was in high school, 16 years old, 17 years ago. My friend, Kristin, … Continue reading

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Where did my youth go?

Youth is not a time of life; it is a state of mind; it is not a matter of rosy cheeks, red lips and supple knees; it is a matter of the will, quality of the imagination, a vigor of … Continue reading

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C’est la Vie

There’s nothing else you can say.  Sometimes life sucks, circumstances suck, but that’s life.  There is nothing you can do about it.  I (of all people) think I know that best.  Sigh, when life gives you lemons make lemonade. In … Continue reading

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Springfield All-stars 1996

DisneyWorld Florida, before the UCA competition On aging… While working at the nursing home tonight, I was talking to some ladies, and wanted to center a blog on it, only I can’t remember exactly what was said.  It was really … Continue reading

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A Purpose in Life

Recovering from suffering is not like recovering from a disease. Many people don’t come out healed; they come out different. -‘What Suffering Does’ by David Brooks (Opinion column in New York Times) April 7, 2014 In life, there are many … Continue reading

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Motivation!

Even the longest journey begins with a single step. -E.J. Dimera (Days of Our Lives) I have kept saying that I should write a book, about my life experiences, because in these 33 years that I have been a person, … Continue reading

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