THE HAT OF IT ALL

Yesterday's storm never came.I am waiting for it still.  The sky is overcast.  I am thinking that it's a no show.  I head out for my walk with Sheba without a hat.  Of course, the sun comes out and beats down on us. I regret my decision immediately.  Why do things always happen like that?...more

The Livin' is Easy

photo by Mary Schonnen...more

Sunscreen for Everything

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Mid Week Horoscope: Get Down To Earth As Sun Moves In To Virgo

The Sun is in Virgo as of today, Wednesday August 22. Whether its your birth sign or not, we will all feel the effects of this practical, hardworking, service oriented, Mercury ruled, 6th sign of the Zodiac until September 22. While being grounded, efficient and responsible, you can make it fun and still get results. If you want to work better and/or want better work, this is an excellent time to put together the building blocks needed to create something substantial. ...more
Yes, Its funny how often Mercury Rx seems not to have any effect at all. Then as soon as we let ...more

Vitamin D and Your Skin

We all know that Vitamin D is essential to good health, but how does one reconcile the need for Vitamin D, which humans can synthesize through sun exposure, with the need to protect your skin from skin cancer and, if we can be vain for a moment, unnecessary aging?  I’ve written about this subject in the past (see my previous post), but armed with some new information on the subject I thought it was time to revisit this controversy....more
Thanks for simplifying a complicated and controvesial subject!more

Thing-A-Day 2012 Day Twenty-Nine: A 29

For day 29 I drew... A 29!In case you missed any, here are the previous 28 days:...more

Beautiful Texan Sun!

Wordless Wednesday, a simple post which features a photo to convey a message that speaks for itself without using words; well not a lot of words!Beautiful Texan Sun!...more

Sunburn ....I mean Summer Memories: Tips for Playing it Safe in the Sun

summer is fun and most of us love the sun and the tan.more

Tug of War: So says my head

Blog Directory Okay while cleaning out my closets this week and opening drawers to things I hadn't seen let alone smelled in a few months (it'd been awhile) there were times when I just wanted to scrap things and call it a day and other times when I didn't let a soggy situation get the better of me. So would you believe I had a thousand activities I stowed in chunks by my bedroom in-table, stacks by my broken bookshelf, and piles up next to my old VHS collection near my fading Panasonic TV....more

Experiencing the Midnight Sun