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A Melissa matter: 2011: Brand new start
Where does the time go? It seems to fly by so quickly — some days I have to stop and think what day of the week it is. Seems like just yesterday we were beginning 2010 and I was writing a column ab...
Jan 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaking on today ...
The question of greatest importance is how you will live this day, not tomorrow or the next or even how you lived yesterday.
Jan 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Melissa matter: Keep your ticker ticking after Christmas
While everything may be happy and good and the soul may be jolly during the Christmas season one thing that isn’t always so good is the heart. Did you know the day after Christmas is one of the mos...
Dec 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Behind New Year’s Day
The New Year celebration is considered the oldest holiday observance in history, dating back some 4,000 years to Babylon. It was also known as Akitu and it lasted 11 days. Each day had its own uniq...
Dec 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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The best gift ever
Have you ever given a present to someone and it was just what they wanted? Can you remember how much joy it brought you to be able to give the gift to that special person?
Dec 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaking on good sex
How long does it take a monogamous couple to enjoy the fullest expressions of sexual satisfaction? Ask a group of college students this question and the answers are usually within the same ballpark...
Dec 12, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Christmas Gift
I love this time of year. The festive lights, decorations and the gatherings with friends and family that have become yearly traditions are something I always look forward to. Gift giving is much m...
Dec 12, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library corner Family activities offered for the holidays
As you may have noticed when you come into the library these days, the Book Worm Café has been closed.
Dec 12, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Is seeing always believing?
Looking up into a starry night, one cannot help but wonder how many of those stars have already died and their light, traveling millions of light years to earth, are their only remaining existence....
Dec 08, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Save and be safe this season
The last couple of years it’s as if the holidays sneak up on me. I am definitely not one of the small number of people who complete their Christmas shopping little by little throughout the year. Wh...
Dec 05, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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