Category Archives: History

The Super Power of Sharing

You may recall my post in May of this year about Abercrombie & Fitch’s CEO, Mike Jeffries and his deplorable war against plus sized people…

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The Gift of Undivided Attention

“But we understand these things, for we have the mind of Christ.” -1Cor 2:16 nlt Many times I’ve asked God, what does this verse mean?

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“No More Hurting People.” How To Bless Boston

In honor of the child victims of the terrorist attack in Boston on April 15th — and I can only think of how invaluable our support is in helping the entire community recover and come back stronger —

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Rocking Out Women’s History Month

Who says you aren’t good enough? They have no idea! 2012 Australian Paralympic Team Champion, Kelly Cartwright climbed Mt Kilimanjaro with her prosthetic leg in 2009.

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Bless Me, Ultima Opens Nationwide Today, 2/22!

I read the (once banned) book, written by Rudolfo Anaya, when I was about 19 years old and dreamt of what it would be like to see it on the big screen. I think I remained in the ‘Ultima zone … Continue reading

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Saturday Mail And Best Valentine’s Day Movies

No Mail on Saturdays? A 150 year tradition is now scheduled to end.

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Important Message For My Email Subscribers

Thank you so much for allowing my blog to come to you by email! 2 Really Important Things: #1 – I noticed that the emailed version of the blog post, Masters of the 20th Century aka The Rat Pack, did … Continue reading

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