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How Boys Learn

How Boys Learn

Having attended a single sex school for over six years while growing up, I am intrigued by the debate over separating boys and girls for classes. Desperate for solutions to the mushrooming educational crisis,...

The Power of Flowers

The Power of Flowers

I first realized the power of flowers decades ago when I had a temporary job working in a chaotic department where everyone was overworked and stressed.  There was one lady who seemed especially difficult...

the Art of living a long life

the Art of living a long life

More people are reaching that 100th birthday than ever before. My grandmother passed on not too long ago and was just over a year short of the century mark and was in very good...

Is the Cult of Efficiency destroying the quality of life?

Is the Cult of Efficiency destroying the quality of life?

One night last weekend the ringing blackberry woke me from a deep sleep. It was the second weekend in a row that my sleep was disturbed by a call from the computer room. The...

Nervous about taking Cholesterol drugs?

Nervous about taking Cholesterol drugs?

Recent stories about cholesterol drugs are causing some to be uneasy about taking cholesterol medication. Last month it was disclosed that the much advertised Vytorin, a combination of Zetia and Zocor, while effective in...

Facebook – A cautious user

Facebook – A cautious user

Not too long ago, I received an email “invitation” from a friend to join Facebook, the current “hot” social networking site. So I clicked the link and before I realized it I was entering...