UPDATE EXTRA by Robert A. Mills 8/8/2012 5:06:54 AM
UPDATE – MY BOUT W/PLS (my regular column will appear as per normal this coming Saturday)
Since my last report my balance has deteriorated, and I have fallen three times. The first time was rather serious; it occurred in March and smashed o... more
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 8/6/2012 9:30:59 AM
I am spending time in Gresham this week! Working for my old boss for a week. This will be fun!
Although when I woke up this morning I did experience anxiety. I thought to myself self, "This is odd." But I think I ... more
Mesmerizing An Alzheimer’s Patient With Family Pictures & Stories by Kage Alan 8/2/2012 4:00:38 AM
Here's a little something I tried this past week with my father that caught and kept his attention. Alzheimer's is an interesting storm to navigate.... more
That's What I think by Karla Yazzolino 7/30/2012 2:51:18 PM
Oh my God did I forget Authors Den existed?
Nay I did not.
I have been uber busy and spending a lot of time driving to Portland from Boardman. Many things happening this summer that is taking Frank and I back home.
I hav... more
I HOPE I'LL KNOW by Linda Lange 7/29/2012 11:22:28 AM
A dark story, but common to many.... more
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 7/17/2012 8:43:13 AM
I spent last week in Milwaukie, Oregon. I just got home Sunday. If any of you have read Me Finally, there is a chapter I devote to why I think life is boring. I beleive I say in this chapter that I can never say I had the best time... more
Communication breakdowns in healthcare can be fatal by Virginia J Allum 7/16/2012 2:26:30 AM
A recent case of neglect in a UK hospital has raised questions whether nurses care any more or are able to cope with the complex nursing care needed today. Trying to make sense of the time-line of events leading to the fatal result has raised questio... more
SECONDHAND SMOKE by Linda Lange 7/7/2012 12:10:30 PM
A subject close to my ... lungs.... more
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 7/5/2012 10:48:11 AM
Hello. What a wonderful 4th of July we had! Boardman held a parade which we watched from the back of our pickup. Lots of horses, and local people. The fire department had a string of engines go through and a Mariachi Band! We had lunch while wat... more
Life Lessons by Niki Collins-Queen 7/1/2012 6:50:33 AM
Elizabeth Kübler-Ross joins with David Kessler in their book “Life Lessons: Two Experts on Death and Dying Teach Us About the Mysteries of Life and Living” to guide us through life lessons and live fully in every moment.
“Life Lessons” is Elizab... more
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 6/26/2012 10:42:39 AM
So as promised here is part II
I was on the freeway for about 2 miles. When I got off the ramp there was a sign indicating Frontage Road Left! Oh my, I had found it again!! Yay for me!! So I took it and it was the same road I’d been on b... more
Healthcare in America by Niki Collins-Queen 6/25/2012 2:55:48 PM
The cost of hope!... more
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 6/25/2012 9:35:30 AM
I have a two part story to tell. It is about a trip I had to make to the Vet. My hope here is to show how determined my anxiety is to stop me. But, I also show my tenatcity and strength in figuring out how to thwart my anxiety. Here goes:
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 6/15/2012 7:07:32 AM
Okay my new puppy is eating gravel. What is up with that? This morning when he pooped it was mostly rocks. This certainly scared me! So I go on line and find out this is not uncommon, but shouldn't be allowed to continue. I mean think of it...th... more
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 6/13/2012 1:08:05 PM
Something I wrote a couple few years ago...I feel like this today!
God are you listening,
I’ve spent a summer watching people, little people and I’ve forgotten how trying and fatiguing it can be.
What’s on my mind? Lately... more
If money can fix it, it's not a disaster by Betty Anne Grillo 6/7/2012 5:21:24 AM
When money doesn't matter anymore... more
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 6/5/2012 8:28:11 AM
The wind begin to twitch, the house to pitch.....
Experiencing a windstorm today and it is rocking our little RV...rain coming down in sheets. Whew, I thought this part of Oregon had little to no rainfall! What a lie!! LOL.
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 6/1/2012 5:06:16 AM
THe Managers here at the RV park kept saying, "Oh the guy in 18 is going to leave". Or "The guy in 17 is about ready to go". Or "The guy in 5 will only be her another 2 days".
So we decided we wanted #5. It had more tree shade and is rig... more
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 5/30/2012 2:25:34 PM
So its Wednesday. I got TV now! Yay. I won't miss "So You Think You Can Dance!" Love that show!
Anyway... so thorns in my RV rug. Ouch that hurts! They come sneakly in on our shoes and with the multicolored rug the nake eye cannot see t... more
That's What I Think by Karla Yazzolino 5/29/2012 5:57:02 PM
Greetings from Boardman.
So I'm here and I'm thinking.."What the F! We have one supermarket. A post office. Three gas stations." (really?)
Not so much. So what does a girl do in a one horse town for a complete day? Right now I h... more