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Don’t just post something. DO something.

It’s been a controversial summer.  The presidential race has turned into a mudflinging contest filled with exaggerations, inaccurate facts, and disrespectful speech from both sides.  The Chick-fil-A controversy ignited a violent debate on gay rights.  And Todd Akin’s recent comments … Continue reading

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A Sweet (and healthy!) Summer Treat.

To replace ice cream, smoothies, and other deliciously sweet summer foods that threaten to add calories and white sugar to your diet, I hereby suggest the following: frozen bananas.  Put bananas (it works better if you peel them first) in … Continue reading

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Communication

Technology, my friends, is a wonderful thing.  It enables us to work wonders.  I can see pictures taken by family on the other side of the country seconds after they’re taken.  I can talk to friends and family face-to-face on … Continue reading

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Humor?

In today’s world of late-night television and stand-up comics, it seems like anything is fair game when it comes to humor.  I pose the question to you: Have we gone too far?  Should there be limits on what we consider … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Graduate Student

In high school, I remember being at school six hours a day, possibly more depending on extracurricular activities, coming home to practice violin for three hours, then doing homework until midnight or 1 am.  In college, I had fewer classes … Continue reading

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Product Spotlight: Bach Flower Remedies

One only has to turn on the television to know that drugs are prevalent in today’s society.  There are drugs to help children focus in school, to help you fall asleep at night, to help men  still have sex as … Continue reading

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Originally posted on God In All Things:
I’ve been rather amused lately by the First World Problems Internet meme. They are complaints only people of privileged circumstances experience. Urban Dictionary says they are “problems from living in a wealthy, industrialized…

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Gas Prices Are Not A Political Issue

Please read this article (written a year ago, but still applicable) about gas prices.  Then stop complaining about them.  Obama isn’t keeping you from your American dream.  If your dream is to own a gigantic, gas-guzzling SUV, then maybe you need … Continue reading

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What Everyone Can Learn From Lent

“That’s that Catholic thing.”  “You’re Catholic, right?  What did you give up for Lent?”  “You know, you’ve got something on your forehead.” For many people, Lent is that thing that Catholics (those weird people) do before Easter. It has something … Continue reading

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Weddings and Marriage? Not exactly the same thing.

I caught myself looking at wedding pictures online again.  It’s a guilty pleasure of mine.  Something about the dreamy, gorgeous pictures of two people happy and in love…and this made me really think about the way our society views relationships, … Continue reading

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