Sweet Misery

My daughter likes candies. And that’s a concern and problem for me. I don’t buy a lot of candies for her, only occasionally for holidays or as a reward. Since candies are her favorite thing, she asks for candies as a reward for good works or achievements. I try to monitor and control how many candies she eats. So…
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Breast Cancer Do’s And Don’ts

 My families on both my mother’s side and my father’s side do not have a history of breast cancer. So I am not concerned about it myself. In fact, I have never done a mammogram in my whole life. Even when I pass the 50 mark in a few years, I do not plan to do…
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The Power Of Social Media

Today I attended a presentation at Mn/DOT on social media by Lee Aase, Director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media. He shared how Mayo Clinic used social media as an effective and inexpensive marketing tool to promote its services, win new patients and stay connected with its customers. Lee Aase also shared some examples of using social media…
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33 Simple Tips For A Good Night’s Sleep

I feel fortunate that I do not have a sleeping problem. But I know many people do. Some have to depend on sleeping bills to help them fall asleep. My parents both have insomnia, which is largely caused by their constant worries about me and my brother, about what will happen in the future and what happened in the past, and everything…
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Beginning Of My Gardening Season

Yesterday was a perfect day for me to work in the garden. No snow, no rain. It was cool and not cold. The soil was not very dry so when I tilled the soil, it didn’t fly all over me. This year I started my garden work one month later comparing to last year. We had a…
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