A few thoughts on April Fools Day

How to avoid being played the fool
            How to avoid being played the fool

A few thoughts on April Fools Day.

To avoid being played the fool, just be yourself, and don’t participate in practical jokes.

court jester

Happy April Fool Day
        Happy April Fool Day
Happy April Fools Day
         Happy April Fools Day

court jester

                             court jester

court jester mask

                               court jester mask

The Main Ingredient – Everybody Plays The Fool (1972)

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The end of the handshake, as we know it

greetings around the world

Types of greetings around the world

Two businesswomen in suits shaking hands and smiling.

friendly business handshake

handshake

a firm handshake

It has been a long time coming, but it appears we are near to the end of the handshake, as we know it.

handshake

a firm handshake

One of the main factors  that seems to have brought about the demise of the handshake, as we know it,  may be all the bugs and viruses that have been going around recently. The handshake is being perceived as a medium that can spread germs

Which greeting is the cleanest?

Which greeting is the cleanest?

The next obvious step is the  fist bump, but the question is, if someone extends their hand to you for a handshake, do you respond with a fist bump, just to avoid some nasty germs?

fist bump or handshake

fist bump or handshake

 I think that the fist bump, will gradually catch on, even with  mainstream business circles. Unfortunately, there is no guarantee that if you will get the job if you fist bump someone who is extending their hand to you expecting a handshake.

fist bump procedure

fist bump procedure

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Finishing projects

 

finishing my goals

finishing my goals

 

Finishing up my projects

It’s great to be able to be able to start on a project and being able to finish it. I find that I do my best work if I  get straight to the project and do what needs to be done in order to complete the project…and the main thing is not to waste time!

working on a project

working on a project

 

keep pushing yourself

keep pushing yourself

 

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One step at a time

One Step at a time

One Step at a time

 

Taking life one step at a time

 

I am taking life one step at a time, carefully putting one foot in front of the other.  Watching closely as the sands of time sift slowly through the hourglass.

 

hourglass

hourglass

 

walking up the steps

walking up the steps

 

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Motivational Monday: Ready for the new year

Motivation

Motivation

Motivational Monday

Motivational Monday

            We are already one month into the new year and I am still organizing my goals and plans for this year. I am making good progress everyday and continue working on my goals one step at a time. Hope to get back into blogging on a regular basis!  I have many things to write about, it is just a matter of putting my rusty old pen to the paper.

Pen in hand

Pen in hand

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see you later

see you later

Huey Lewis and The News – Heart and Soul (1983)

Huey Lewis and The News - Heart and Soul

Huey Lewis and The News – Heart and Soul

Huey Lewis and The News – Heart and Soul (1983)

Huey Lewis and The News - Heart and Soul

Huey Lewis and The News – Heart and Soul

 

 

Huey Lewis and The News - Heart and Soul

Huey Lewis and The News – Heart and Soul

“Heart And Soul”

Two o’clock this morning (morning)
If she should come a-calling Calling)
I couldn’t dream of turning her awayAnd if it got hot and hectic (hectic)
I know she’d be electric (electric)
I’d let her take her chances with me
You see, she gets what she wants‘Cause she’s heart and soul
She’s hot and cold
She’s got it all, hot loving every night
Woah
Woaaah

Well, can’t you see her standing there (standing there)
See how she looks, see how she cares (how she cares)
I let her steal the night away from me

Nine o’clock this morning (this morning)
She left without a warning (warning)
I let her take advantage of me
You see, she got what she wanted

‘Cause she’s heart and soul
She’s hot and cold
She’s got it all, hot loving every night
Woah
Woaaah

(Heart and soul)
Yeah she’s heart and soul
She’s hot and cold
She’s got it all
She’s heart and soul

She’s got loving every night
Woah
Woaaah
She’s got it all
She’s heart and soul

She’s heart and soul
She’s heart and soul
She’s heart and soul
She’s heart and soul
She’s heart and soul

Huey Lewis and The News - Heart and Soul

Huey Lewis and The News – Heart and Soul

 

Happy first of September

Happy September

Happy September

 

Happy September

Hope everyone has a great September as we wind down summer and proceed through fall as the leaves are falling off the trees.

 

Happy fall yall

Happy fall yall

 

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Solar Powered Battery Charger Charges 4 D, C, AA and AAA Batteries

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Make a list Monday

Make a list Monday

Today is make a list Monday