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Homemade Wedding Vows

Lately at weddings, I’ve noticed a current trend. Couples are writing their own wedding vows. Like these: “I, Chris, take…

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Chinook Winds

I live in Canada, not far from the majestic Rockies. About 100 times a year I ask my wife, “Why…

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Heroes and Incoming Cows

A lady was out walking her dog when she noticed a happy old guy sitting on his porch. “Excuse me,”…

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The Rise of Pessimism

And how we can turn the tide A psychologist had twin boys—one an optimist; the other a pessimist. On their…

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A Wacky Christmas

The Christmas season is that time of year when our families gather around us. We love our families, but sometimes…

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Typo Tuesday

This from today’s newspaper: I kid you not. “Waitress wanted. Must be 18 years old with 20 years’ experience.” There…

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He Says, She Says

English is a tough language. Here’s a sign in a Hong Kong dentist office: “Teeth extracted by the latest Methodists.”…

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Science of a Smile

How an upside down frown just might change your life. How is your smile? I’ve been reading about the benefits…

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In Praise of Bribery

Why I’m shelling out for one of life’s best investments I’m tucking an eight-year-old into bed. We’ve been throwing a…

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