We spend so much of our time planning that it is easy to forget to enjoy the now. To survive in today’s constantly moving society, one must look ahead to schedule in vacations, events, bills, and social gatherings. Our lives have become calendars full of “to do” lists; an exhausting and often stressful predicament. I… Continue reading Money Matters Steal the Moment
We spend approximately 9 hours a day at our place of work. Add to that number the hour or so of preparation, as well as an hour of commuting, and one can easily project half a day spent for the involvement of labor. Now that we are up to approximately 11 – 12 hours dedicated… Continue reading Four Hours to Live
My family and I recently made a trip to Washington D.C. where we saw the greatness of mankind and the evil of it too. Our second day in D.C. we stopped at the Holocaust Memorial Museum. We knew it would be emotional and thought provoking, yet we still found ourselves ill prepared for the hours… Continue reading Lessons from the Past
Sometimes there are no words to describe an experience. I live in a small town, though by West Virginia standards it is a rather reasonable size. Most only know of Princeton as a stop off I-77; our place on the map noted by restaurants, hotels, and a Wal~Mart. However, at the start of each summer,… Continue reading A Picture Says it All
In today’s society people are going 24/7 in order to keep up with the demand of expectations. Is it really any surprise then that people are breaking? Mentally and physically, the body was not meant to operate like we are pushing it today and yet we expect it to, we need it to. The average… Continue reading The Need for Speed
(the contents of this write up are strictly satirical; no union has been made between these companies at this time) Patients are not practicing patience while waiting for their prescriptions to be filled. Apparently, customers want their prescriptions filled with the rapidity that McDonald’s serves up a cheeseburger. If you don’t mind ketchup on that… Continue reading McDonald’s and Wal~Mart Pharmacy team up to deliver prescriptions faster – just don’t expect your order to be right.
So it’s Friday. Just another school morning. Get up, take care of the animals, and go about the sleepy routine of starting a new day. Just the routine stuff. I sit groggily at the kitchen table, sipping coffee as the kids are getting ready for school, writing a mental “to do” list when my thoughts… Continue reading Just Another Morning…