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Photo by Amy Treasure on Unsplash Shortly after Easter this year I got a very bad concussion that left me on full bed rest for three weeks and semi bed rest for another 3 weeks. For the first three weeks after the diagnosis I was not allowed to use a computer or a phone. I could not even watch TV. I was only allowed to sleep or take a walk if I felt good. The first couple of weeks were hard. The following weeks were better as I learned how to pace myself. I realized that my body was quite adept at letting me know when it had had enough. And so I listened to me and surprisingly, I learned a lot about myself.  For the first time in my life I was able to rest without guilt and it was wonderful. I unplugged and reconnected with nature and it made me incredibly happy. This enabled me to see ME for the first time in what seemed like forever and I started to understand what was missing in my life, what I needed and what I no longer needed.  For a very long time I have equated

Terrific Toasters

Today is one of those dreary fall days. You know the ones where everything seems dark and gray. As I sit in my kitchen, on my finally arrived stools, I am feeling the lack of color. Given the minimalist decor and the stainless steel everything, my kitchen is somewhat.....well.....cold........!
Not one to ponder for long, I decided to search out the funkiest and most colorful kitchen appliances. I got stuck on toasters....wait until you see why!

Gray skies are going to clear up, put on a happy face!

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