Monthly Archives: November 2014

Time Change

Time change, time change Go Away! All you’ve done is spoil my day! Up all night and sleep all day Cause, too soon, the sun goes away! One extra hour of sleep THEY proclaim once clocks reset for regular time … Continue reading

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Space the Final Frontier- but where does it begin?

Originally posted on Explaining Science:
On 24 October 2014 a senior Google vice president 57 year old Alan Eustace (shown below) broke the world altitude record by jumping from a balloon from an altitude of 135,890 feet (41.4 km). When he was interviewed after…

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25 Ways to Say “I Love You” Without Saying a Word

Originally posted on Kindness Blog ♥️:
25 Ways to Say “I Love You” Without Saying a Word by  Winifred M. Reilly Recently, on a cross-country flight, my husband and I were seated on opposite sides of the aisle. Several times, he…

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A little chat about Thyroid–Yikes!

Originally posted on Author Charmaine Gordon:
Here’s the deal, my friends. A few months ago, this happy, perky author began to feel exhausted and a wee bit depressed. Yes. Me who through all my years of putting one step forward…

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Sea Serpent Of Santa Rosa Lake; Kayaking With A Diamondback Rattlesnake (#371)

Originally posted on Tin Can Traveler:
A welcome break in my travels, Santa Rosa Lake state park.  I had booked one night, but after arriving booked a total of three. Peace, solitude, the beauty of the high desert with a…

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Grace, Under Pressure

Originally posted on Salon Z:
She woke her mother and helped her up from bed cooing soothingly to the protesting woman whose gray hair had worked almost entirely free of the careful plait her daughter had patiently woven the night…

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What Students Really Need to Hear

It’s 4 a.m.  I’ve struggled for the last hour to go to sleep.  But, I can’t.  Yet again, I am tossing and turning, unable to shut down my brain.  Why?  Because I am stressed about my students.  Really stressed.  I’m…

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