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Courage

Tammy S. Pinkerton You would expect a tin man to need a heart, and a scarecrow a brain, but it’s surprising to learn that a lion wants courage. A lion is big and burly, and evokes fear in many. The lion in the Wizard of Oz, begins as a bully, but when Dorothy smacks him […]

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Hanukah: The little things matter

Hanukah a itty bitty holiday teaches huge lessons in survival during turbulent times.

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Legalization of Marijuana – My 2 Cents

For decades, the public has clamored for the legalization of marijuana. It has medicinal benefits, is less harmful than alcohol, and nobody has ever died from an overdose from smoking the plant

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Presidential Quotes

I was born at the end of 1957. The year I was born more babies were born than any year in history. Today we enter our retirement years, and there are quite a few of us, transitioning  into our senior years. When I was born, Dwight D.Eisenhower was president of the United States. Through my […]

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Suicide Prevention

Tammy Stoner Pinkerton A rope was the method.  A hotel room south of France the place. A world renowned chef famous on CNN was the person. Anthony Bordain, committed suicide at age 61, and brought the problem of suicide to the forefront. Since 1999, the Center for Disease Control reports a 30% increase in suicide. […]

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A Patriotic Song

                                                  God Bless America While the storm clouds gather far across the sea,  Let us swear allegiance to a land that’s free,  Let us all be grateful for a land so fair,  […]

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Luck

Tammy Stoner Pinkerton The Egyptians had pyramids, the Chinese placed waterfalls, and everybody knows that there is a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.Throughout the beginning of time, cultures have had symbols of luck directing good or bad fortune.  The rabbits foot brings fertility. The foot works when it is the left […]

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The Power of Word

Tammy Stoner Pinkerton Our words matter. When we have departed this earth, the one thing we will have left behind, will be our words. They will be our legacy, to our children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, friends and family who knew us. The memory of what we said will last beyond our lifetime. Our words have […]

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The Power of Word – That we’ll leave behind

Tammy Stoner Pinkerton Our words matter. When we have departed this earth, the one thing we will have left behind will be our words. They will be our legacy, to our children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, friends, and family who knew us. The memory of what we said will last beyond our lifetime. Our words have the […]

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Walking Your Way To Stress Relief

By Tammy S. Pinkerton There might be no better way to reduce stress then to take a brisk walk in the park. It is active, easy, and even free. It provides you opportunity, to move fast or slow, stop and start, and notice the woods and trees, as you go. Depressed and anxious, get off […]