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The Change Equation – Candle Makers

“Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.” Theodore Roosevelt Work!  We need to work.  We define our lives by what we do, how we participate and by our lasting contribution to our families, communities and even future generations.  Notwithstanding those moments […]

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Measure Your Curiosity Fitness

Have you ever measured your curiosity fitness level?  You know – the part of you that has a strong desire to know or learn something.  Generally, humans are curious creatures.  But the true measure of curiosity fitness is how an individual defines “something.” When Katie Holmes filed for divorce on June 28th and Adele announced […]

Communication Technology

Texting – It works!

Anyone use a drum as a communication device? How about fires, smoke signals, the pony express? How many are glad that the printing press was invented?   Recently, I met with some friends and the discussion turned to the use of texting. Some people liked the idea but others were less than enthusiastic. How could texting […]

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The Power of Resiliency

Someone asked me why I’m blogging.  Is it something about aging? Actually, Clanmother is about living. Living is a more difficult thing to do especially when you feel time is running out. That’s what it really comes down to. We don’t mind aging; we just don’t like getting old. The body that has faithfully carried […]

Clanmother Technology

I’m Training My Dragon!

  My newest venture is to train my Dragon, Hamish. I had been looking at a NaturallySpeaking speech recognition software program for quite some time. I was reluctant to try it out at first; however my birthday came along and – how can you refuse a birthday present? Now, with my headsets fully in place, […]