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Good Morning

I am an early riser.  I haven’t always been, but in the last 10 years, yes.  The coffee pot is set to brew at 5 AM and most mornings I’m awake before it’s done. Early mornings are when my energy is fresh and clear.  Yesterday’s successes and failures are a closed chapter.  Now, it’s just… Continue reading Good Morning

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A Wall Already?

Uh-oh.  I’ve already hit a writer’s block!  I set a goal to write every day (or at least five out of seven days each week) but I have to admit that yesterday I was feeling uninspired to write.  I blamed it on being busy, but there’s always an excuse not to write, even though I… Continue reading A Wall Already?

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Give It Some Time

I’m trying to make new friends.  It’s an awkward thing to do as an adult.  Even harder as an introvert… It’s pretty easy when we’re kids, right?  Everything is simpler.  We haven’t had time to develop self-doubt.  It’s just, “Wanna play?”  “Sure!”  Great.  Friends for life. In the U.S., culture and marketing inundates us with… Continue reading Give It Some Time

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Living Out of One Bag

Over the winter holiday, my husband and I traveled to Italy.  We would be away for five weeks and I was determined to travel as light as possible (in winter), take just a carry-on and my small backpack.  I carefully curated a couple of mix-and-match outfits, brought one pair of riding boots, then wore my… Continue reading Living Out of One Bag

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Why Should I Write?

  This question has been following me around for the last few months.  In the process of thinking about starting a blog, this little voice in my head kept saying, Why should I write?  What if I don’t have anything smart or interesting to say?  What if no one reads this?  What if…? One morning,… Continue reading Why Should I Write?

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Welcome!

This is my New Year’s goal – to start a blog for Gold Country Massage Therapy.  I often want to share more with you, my clients and friends, then time allows in our appointments (or on Facebook).  So, I hope you take a few moments to browse the entries here as I will be writing… Continue reading Welcome!