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What About My Resolutions?

I’m one of those old-fashioned guys who still writes out a list of New Year’s resolutions. I think it’s good to have a clear plan and to write it down. I make sure to keep the list short so as … Continue reading

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Resolutions Renewal

Today marks the first day of the second six-months span of 2019. This is the perfect time to check in with the list of New Year’s resolutions we pledged six months ago. First of all, I called up the blog … Continue reading

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Shoulda Coulda Woulda

My friend Jorge brought up Vice-President Aaron Burr’s name during our conversation about our personal shoulda coulda woulda regrets the other day. Jorge said that Burr probably had some second thoughts about his duel with former Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton. … Continue reading

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No More Resolutions

Hurrah! We made it to another year.  Are you thinking about the two main stereotyped aspects of New Year’s Day?  Hangovers and New Year’s resolutions. Maybe one of the resolutions is to drink much less this year. As we break … Continue reading

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Weigh-In Day

The fitness center locker room at the YMCA used to have one of those traditional medical grade mechanical scales, the type with chrome plated weights that slide along two bars. This scale was an obsession of many guys. As one … Continue reading

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Did You Make Resolutions?

Jorge said he was not surprised that I wanted to write about New Year’s resolutions after the New Year’s Day holiday has already passed.  He thought that I was only doing so to be contrarian.  I admitted that attitude might … Continue reading

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Halftime

At the end or the beginning of each year, many of us sit back and assess how we’ve spent the just expired year.  I’d think that our culture might also encourage a halftime celebration to take place at this time … Continue reading

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