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HELP: It’s Valentine’s Day

I need your help!  Last year I dropped the ball big time.  I'm sitting in my office, sipping coffee, checking out what's happening that day on Facebook, and I start noticing all these people leaving comments for Brenda.  I think to myself, "I wonder what's causing all the excitement?"  So I click onto her Facebook page and notice everyone is wishing her Happy Birthday.  I totally forgot!  You know that nervous, fluttering, queasy, swirling, churning, trembling, bloated feeling you get in your stomach when you feel like you should run ...
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Defining a mother…

Today's post is brought to you by Sarah Watson - David's Refuge Events Manager Mom. What does that word mean to you? To me "mom" is pretty much everything. A name, a person, a feeling, a comfort, an emotion. Mom is wisdom, guidance, happiness, strength. The Dictionary defines mother as - Mother - mothered; mothering  \ˈmə-t͟hə-riŋ, ˈmət͟h-riŋ\ transitive verb 1 : to give birth to 2 : to give rise to : 3 : to care for or protect like a mother Okay I get number 1. That's the super ...
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Two Of My Favorite Things!

Yesterday I had the following symptoms:
  1. I had this nagging feeling I didn't belong
  2. I was more emotional than usual
  3. I had a hard time getting motivated
  4. I was a little sad
  5. I was a little less confident than usual
If you were my doctor what would your diagnosis be?  Pregnant?  I don't think so.  Lack of vitamin D?  I live in South West Florida.   Sleep deprived?  I'm getting enough sleep.  Grumpy old man?  Sometime true, but I don't think it is the cause of my symptoms.  Do ...
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Change is Good: A New Blog Routine

I'm back!  It was good to step back and take a few weeks off.  We enjoyed Christmas in New York with our whole family and just sent Dan and Katie back to snowy Rochester after a week with us here in Florida. We are looking forward to a great 2018.  I would like to share two things that will be changing.  No we are not selling, moving, or buying a home.  We have done enough of that to last a life time.  So, what is changing?
  1. I am going ...
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Merry Christmas!

As you are reading this post we will be gathered with our family to celebrate Christmas in New York.  I can't wait!  We will all be together on Christmas Eve and Christmas morning.  I will not be posting until the New Year.  Brenda and I pray your Christmas and holiday season is blessed and that in some way you discover and believe you are not alone, what you do matters, and that God loves you.  Merry Christmas! Warren & Brenda ...
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