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Finally Done!

September 16, 2020 | By CarolDuhart2 | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

No more lorem on this blog, just pages and pages. While the rest of the site is under construction, at least this blog is done! This is one of the good parts of self-isolation: I finally had to settle down and fill the now empty hours with activity, Ovaltine, and internet surfing. Money-Immediate blog fundraiser. • Read More »

Ceres: A World of Nourishment

August 1, 2020 | By CarolDuhart2 | Comments Off on Ceres: A World of Nourishment | Filed in: Ceres: Resources and Assets, completed.

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The Goddess Ceres (or Demeter) was the goddess of grain, and thereby of nourishment. Which makes her a good overseer over this section. Part of feeding your mind is rest and happiness. But it isn’t just what you see and hear sometimes, sometimes you need something to help the body relax. While obviously comfort food • Read More »

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I Scream for Ovaltine

July 24, 2020 | By CarolDuhart2 | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

The commercials were everywhere.  Ovaltine for sleep, Ovaltine for nutrition, Ovaltine, that unlike coffee, had no caffeine and was good for kids like me.  Needless to say, there were other things to keep a kid up at night sometimes.  Family fights, riots in 1968 and 1967, no airconditioning available back then.  Short, hot, sleepless nights • Read More »

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Sleep, Perchance to Dream

July 24, 2020 | By CarolDuhart2 | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

One thing about being quarantined (I’m fine so far, but high risk, and I’m staying inside) is that it really messes with your sleep cycle.  It’s surprising how much work (I’m retired) and just other routine stuff like going to the store helps tell the body it’s time to go to bed.  Losing that means • Read More »