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I recently came across a movie titled Acceptable Loss.  These two words positioned side by side caught my attention. We live in a world where to accept defeat is deemed as the ultimate death. We are taught numerous quotes and phrases such as:  Never give up Don't quit Have grit Perseverance Can't stop a man who won't give up I, myself believe in each and everyone of these words, phrases, etc.  With that in mind how can I believe in or even accept the phrase acceptable loss? What in the world is an acceptable loss? As most of you could...

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Yes, the new year is approaching and we are setting weight loss goals which will force us to stay away from the pie. However, in life we should not eat a particular kind of PIE!    What Pie is that? I'm glad you asked!  People Inconsiderate of Everything! These people will drain you! Who are these people? What exactly are you talking about?  Well: People you make time for but they don't return the favor People you help in their time of need and they don't say a simple thank you People you are there for in their time of need...

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Recently, in a class we went over some questions that we are to ask older adults to test their cognitive function (part of Mini Mental State Exam).  One of the test we administer are Registration. We state to the patient 3 words that have nothing to do with each other and they are immediately asked to repeat these words to the Dr.  This got my wheels turning.  I thought to myself, what if my three words were White people, Black people, Hispanic people. My mind immediately jumps to well Chris those words are related. Then I think, well are they?...

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Just my perspective!! People often approach me in regards to achieving their goals. They all say I'm a hard worker but can't seem to: Save the right amount of money Get out of debt Make the varsity team Pass all classes   Once again just my perspective. I was raised with the mentality, of "if it's to be it's up to me!"  Now keep in mind my parents never let me make excuses. Never! I remember failing a test and coming home complaining "but Mom everyone failed that test. The teacher is mean." My parents simply looked at me and replied "your...

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Quick tips on approaching life.   Lights - be thankful for the lights (your eyes). They open first thing in the morning. The two lights that open in the morning are proof that you are alive and have another opportunity at life. Be grateful of this because not everyone was able to turn on their lights today.  The camera - this is your bathroom mirror that you glare into first thing in the morning. Glare into this mirror and encourage yourself before you start the day. This is the most important  camera that exist. It is the true camera. So treat it...

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