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If you’re looking for some different tunes, check out the artist I just discovered. Sam Smith. Three songs to listen to: Stay With Me, Leave Your Lover and Lay Me Down.. all a bit on the melancholy side, but worth … Continue reading

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Finding the words to say goodbye to someone you’ve known for years is much more difficult than finding the words to say hello to a stranger 

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Making an 8 week basic training and 8 week AIT story as short as possible, the days were long, the nights were short. I was able to run 2 miles in about 15 minutes, could accomplish 87 sit-ups in two minutes and … Continue reading

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Stepping off the bus at C Company, 369, I was slow getting off the bus; mostly from being totally confused and feeling lost.  The Drill Instructor asked me my name and I told him, Stephanie Dumont.  And he asked in … Continue reading

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Thursday next week I start! I did it! Took the leap into BELLY DANCING CLASSES!  I’m so excited!! I’ll learn something I never thought I’d do. This is certainly something for me, a first..I’ve done something I said I would … Continue reading

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About eight years ago, I learned to play the piano with my son. We were at church and the pianist suggest my son learn so he could play during the Christmas program. Terry III, at the time was only 7 … Continue reading

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Self discovery. What does it take to discover who you really are? Determination, bravery and patience. If you’re anything like me, you know who you want to be but there is something stopping you. What stops me? Fear. Fear of … Continue reading

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