Get the Ball Re-Rolling With An Easy One

Most people don’t know why they’re doing what they’re doing. They imitate others, go with the flow, and follow paths without making their own. –Derek Sivers Today, I have in my home five workmen drilling holes through various walls in an attempt to rig a fix to an enormous plumbing leak. The apartment I rent […]

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The Hamster Wheel

It is not by muscle, speed or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but by reflection, force of character, and judgment. –Cicero A few weeks ago, I wrote a post about the book Body by Science. When I first started eating differently, I followed the advice I still believe: eat right first. Then you’ll […]

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What To Do With The Junk

Who is wise? He that learns from every one. Who is powerful? He that governs his passions. Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody. –Benjamin Franklin So you’re eating well. What on earth to do with that pantry full of staples? That big bottle of corn oil, the cola, the flour, […]

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Worldwide Sorrow as Obese Elf Believed To Be Santa Clause

by Mithon Gwilwilethon Shock and sorrow rocked the public yesterday as Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission biologists confirmed that an elderly, obese, red-clad elf found in the Everglades on the afternoon of December 25 was indeed Santa Clause. Officials had been working to make a confirmation since the body was found by Travis Booth, […]

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Inevitable

When we are born, we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools.  ― William Shakespeare When you have a blog, you get spam in the comments. Thankfully there are two things that work in our favor: 1. The vast majority of people who try to post these spam comments seem to […]

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It’s the Holidays! Don’t Be a…YouKnowWhat

Just as a puppy can be more of a challenge than a gift, so too can the holidays.  –John Clayton It’s the most wonderful time of the year… As Thanksgiving approaches and Christmas is not far behind, I have been noticing the articles online: including a very grudgingly-written one bout how good manners dictates we […]

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Inflammatory

It is amazing that people who think we cannot afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, and medication somehow think that we can afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, medication, and a government bureaucracy to administer it. –Thomas Sowell A little insanity is good early in the morning. It keeps you young. It revives your zest […]

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