Archive | July, 2012

My afternoon with the lean and green Segway® Personal Transporter

I dream of the day when I don’t have to drive to the nearby store in the village to buy small items. Yes walking is always an option but getting there fast is also a priority. There is an alternative to accomplishing these tasks without so much wastage of gas, time, or effort. The Segway® […]

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The Symphony of my life in stages

The past empowers the present, and the groping footsteps leading to this present mark the pathways to the future. —Mary Catherine Bateson The Arch and the Staircase Looking back at the past I’ve found it helpful to view the symphony of my life in stages as Jane Fonda also cites in her book “Prime Time”. […]

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The wonders of virgin coconut oil and hair growth

A few years ago, folically-challenged me was at wits end trying to stop my hair from thinning out that I turned to virgin coconut oil. I suffered from thinning hair since I was 42 years old and the cause is probably unhealthy scalp aggravated by dandruff. I was already thinking of buying a wig on […]

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An afternoon with the black swan

Slow down and enjoy life. It’s not only the scenery you miss by going too fast – you also miss the sense of where you are going and why. – Eddie Cantor I find it amazing how much time I can spend in a garden doing nothing at all. That’s what I did a year […]

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