The Phone Call

The phone rings, you pick it up and it’s the call that everyone dreads. This sort of phone call produces an indelible memory, and a person can recall word for word, for the rest of their life, every word heard

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How Dare You!

Couples who decide to throw in the towel after 10 or 15 years of marriage should never use their children as ammunition against each other. If you did not know this before, here’s what you need to know: It’s your

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Living Under a Bridge

For years, I have said that they should stop teaching geography and start teaching young people how to prepare for a meaningful, productive life. Understanding as early as possible about the importance of getting a good education so that you

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The First Four Minutes

It doesn’t matter whether its morning, noon, or night. It is those first four minutes when you see someone that are the most important moments of your day. These few minutes will dictate not only how their day will go,

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Intersections

If you’re driving your car and arrive at an intersection, you are approaching one of the most dangerous places you can drive through. Cars and huge trucks are in front of you, next to you, behind you and you don’t

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Prejudice and Food for Thought

I was taught (by illustration) that prejudice was somebody else’s leftover garbage and it stinks! If you are prejudice towards another ethnic or religious group, there is more than a good possibility that someone passed on that bias to you

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Valentine’s Day and Love

Throughout my life, I have told whoever would listen to me, over and over again, that LOVE IS THE ANSWER. And if you’re lucky, love is always in your heart and on your mind all the time. Not just for

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The 65’ Mustang

(Originally written by Heather Kobler in 2002) My husband drives a 65” Mustang. That makes it a 37 year old car and he wouldn’t have a new one if you were giving them away! It’s not fancy and it isn’t

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Going Into Business

Dear Heather, I am thinking about going into business for myself and I am wondering whether I should do this on my own or with a partner. What do you think? Mike T. If you can do it alone, I

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