An Unexpected Victory (Sort Of)

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Biana recalls the most stressful, exciting, amazing, nerve-racking time she had in attempt to achieve victory at state qualifying track match! [ Read More ]

Pain in Motion

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Initially, when I blurted out to my wife that I was going to join her at the local exercise emporium, I looked around to see if someone was standing behind me who had uttered those dastardly words. [ Read More ]

Faith Healing Children

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As a primary school teacher, I get to help the nurse deworm children who have parasites. I dispense the medicine in the classroom by getting the children to fall in line and dropping tablets one by one into their open mouths. [ Read More ]

Get Healthy: Beet Yourself Up!

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That is, of course, not a typo in the title.  If you missed the misspelling, don’t get too down on yourself.  Reach for a beet!  [ Read More ]

The Wedding Ring

I lost a lot of weight which is not a bad thing, except my ring finger had shrunk. Working in my garden, my hand got so sweaty I lost my wedding ring in the grass. [ Read More ]

Time for Yoga

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My daughter took this photo of their Labrador doing yoga. She’s been trying to convince me to take up yoga again, but it hasn’t been working. [ Read More ]

The Truth About Vegetables

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A while back my wife went out of town for work, which left me to do the cooking. In our two-person household we both cook, I just do it badly (have you ever burnt spaghetti? That takes a special talent). [ Read More ]

How To Administer Medication To Your Cat Without Taking Some Yourself

Have you ever tried to give your cat medicine? Do you find it a hopeless task, tantamount perhaps, to making a hole in water? Well, don’t look here for any help. I can’t do it either. [ Read More ]

Football and The Talk

When my son was seven years old, he was already an avid competitor in multiple sports and was now entering the realm of fully-padded tackle football. [ Read More ]

Q&A Tuesday*: How Can I be Shorter?

Today on Q&A Tuesday, we will address an extremely important question posed by OblongOrange:   [ Read More ]

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