Category: Musings

Health and Fitness 2022

Periodically, I fall off the horse. I did so in June and July and paid dearly. However, as my kids’ karate instructors ask: “Why do we fall down?” and they reply with “To get back up!” Lessons can be learned…

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Life Transitions

My life is in transition. What life worth living isn’t? To flash back, my wife got her degree a few years ago in Doctor of Nursing Practice. This meant she took up a position that she loathed due to lack…

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Thanksgiving 2021

Today is Thanksgiving 2021. Let’s put aside the underlying issues with the holiday in the United States because they are legion and outside the blog post. I have issue with it, too. However, by the end, I hope to expound…

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Particularities or Snobbery

There are few things in my life that I am particular on. I can whittle them down to four in particular: music, cheese, chillis, and tea. Let us start with the fun one! Music. I am influenced mostly by the…

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Musings on Contentment

What is contentment? I recently listened to a Headspace meditation on the very subject. A quick Internet search yields it is the “state of happiness and satisfaction.” Promising. Let us ponder the definition. Whenever one considers happiness, it is hopefully…

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Fun With Modern Fatherhood

I am a husband to a wonderful lady. I am the father of, as of the time of this writing, a 5 year-old girl and a 3 year-old boy. They are great joys in my life. I also work. I…

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Being Black in America?

I’m going to start off this short post with a fact: I’m white. I don’t know what it’s like to be black in America, nor do I pretend. What I can tell you is my experiences with my wife, who…

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Saturday Musing

I am sitting here with my youngest child near me. He is 2. This was after several hours of both my kids fighting. This usually happens when my son is tired and ready to irritate my eldest. However, now he…

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Questioningly

A little bit from my walks Every work day, I go out for a walk in this neighborhood south of where I work. It is to get some exercise in since I have to squeeze every calorie due to my…

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