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Routine

Routine

I have never been one too big on developing a routine. I know they have incredible value and can be very helpful to people, but I have found it difficult to establish them on a consistent basis. Having a routine can be helpful in so many ways. When we first had our daughter Nola, we had no idea what we were doing. We struggled as new parents and were desperate to do anything to stop Nola from being so fussy.…

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Dreaming

Dreaming

I’m not one who often dreams. At least I don’t remember them. In my lifetime, I have had a few reoccurring dreams that lasted for years as a young boy. They were scary dreams that happened every year at Halloween time. One dream involved a vampire who would visit our house every year at the same time to harm my family. In the dream I would hide and every time the vampire would find me, but I would wake up…

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When Sadness Knocks On Your Door

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Have you ever had an uninvited guest show up at your door? What do you do? Do you let them in or do you make some sort of excuse and close the door? Well, recently I had a visitor knocking at my door. It happens sometimes. Sadness, depression, anger, on and on it goes. They want you to come out and play with them. Or better yet, invite them in and let them get comfortable. No. Don’t do it. It…

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5 Months

5 Months

It has been just over 5 months since they diagnosed me with Stage 4 Colon cancer, and a lot has happened in those 5 months. I have lost nearly 40 pounds, I have completely changed the way I eat, undergone chemo, spent countless hours seated in a chair receiving treatments, and even a complete wardrobe change. It has been a pretty crazy 5 months to say the least. Overall, I feel quite healthy. The best I have felt since childhood.…

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Humans

Humans

Humans are incredible! Have you ever stopped and thought for a minute or two just how awesome we really are? Stay with me for a second. I am well aware that in this world there have been inconceivable and horrible atrocities carried out by humans over the years, but let us not focus on them. Rather, let us fix our attention on all the incredible humans who have made this world a better place. As I sit in treatments 16…

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