Monthly Archives: July 2017

Take Time To Explore

We just got back from exploring our surroundings. We have been up to Mount Charleston, Nevada before, but this time we took a different trail. The hike up to Cathedral Rock was spectacular.  It was a 1.2 mile hike that … Continue reading

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What Do You Fear?

People are dying to get out of here. Literally. The fear of death is in the top 10 fears people have. Here is a list of the top 10 fears. Which ones do you have? Fear of flying Fear of … Continue reading

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A + G = Happiness

Ok, it’s time for algebra. A + G always = Happiness. I have learned over the years that my happiness is dependent upon my attitude. The times I have had a bad attitude toward a person, place or thing I … Continue reading

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Let Me Say It This Way!

The other day I was talking with a friend about his work. He works at a water reclamation facility, where they clean contaminated water to be able to put it back into the environment. When I asked him how work … Continue reading

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Who Hurt You?

I have had times in my life where a love one has done something that has caused pain. Emotional pain, you know, the type that leads you toward severing the relationship for good. I have a very high pain tolerance … Continue reading

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If You’re Going Through Hell…

Just the other day we were watching NCIS that had the same title as this post. It began with a young man with his Navy father in a car discussing the young mans future, which to the young man seemed … Continue reading

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How Far Will Pride Take You?

I was out hiking through a wooded area one fall evening. I had been through the area several times, so I knew my way around. I hiked downhill for about 1/2 mile just taking all the beauty of the forest and … Continue reading

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Take Time To Smell The Roses

When I was a child it took FOREVER for Christmas, Summer Break, and my birthday to arrive. The only way I was able to equate time was all the decorations for Christmas, the days getting hotter for summer which meant … Continue reading

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Blow Out At High Speed

Sixty miles per hour driving down interstate 84 at 10:30 pm, just west of Hood River, Oregon. BOOM. The right front tire of our Freightliner Semi had a blow out. We had enough diesel to make it to the TA truck stop … Continue reading

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What Do You Fear The Most?

My heart was racing as I crossed the grating on the floor.  Looking down 80 feet really made me nervous.  Each step was slow and agonizing as I worked my way over to the equipment to see why it had … Continue reading

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