April 2014 Blog Posts (7)

3 Positives exercise - keeping at it!

Wondering if anyone else tried the 3 Positives & Why approach, discussed in my last blog posting?

I tried it - for 12 consecutive days. It was actually nice. I found it to be a refreshing way to take a 5-10 minute break during my day. Taking a breather to reflect on what was going well in the day, and why (trying to internalize what I was doing that was making it positive). The best part of the practice was that by writing it down (I kept a small notebook), it forced me…

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Added by Charles Dimov on April 26, 2014 at 5:30pm — 2 Comments

Book Review: Man's Search for Meaning

This week, I thought I would share a review of "Man's Search for Meaning" by Holocaust survivor Victor E. Frankl. Austrian born Fralkl was laborer in 4…

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Added by Amanda @Kamazooie on April 25, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Dealing with Dementia

We're being called the sandwich generation; but I think there has always been a sandwich generation, maybe even to a greater extent before than now; I think it is more of a sandwich phase of life. My siblings and I now find ourselves dealing with dementia in our family. We are very fortunate because our mother is in her 91st year and still doing very well but her short term memory is challenged and this, and other things, cause her confusion and anxiety.

Even though I'm not yet…

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Added by Brian Ritchie on April 22, 2014 at 6:00pm — 3 Comments

Are you achieving "balance" in your life?

This week, as we head into the nicer weather and the upcoming Easter & Passover long weekend, we at Kamazooie thought we would investigate the topic of balance.

Obviously, balance can mean many things, and at different parts of our life, the factors we have to balance against each other changes: career versus family, savings versus spending, kids…

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Added by Amanda @Kamazooie on April 16, 2014 at 5:00pm — 2 Comments

Working at Being Positive

Greetings Kamazooie members: 

I'm not sure what area of the world you're in but it looks like a great Spring day in most of the Americas today which covers a lot of our members. 

I usually work on a positive message piece for circulation to our membership each week but this time I'm going to circulate something from one of our new members, Charles.…

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Added by Amanda @Kamazooie on April 12, 2014 at 12:30pm — 1 Comment

Flourish - 3 Positives exercise working out

As I drive to work, I started listening to Flourish by Martin Seligman. He is the psychologist who started the whole positive psychology movement. One of his first suggestions is a little exercise I am working on ... and it seems to have some good results - of helping me stay more positive. 

This exercise is to get a small journal, and each day - write down three positive things that you did or that happened today. It could be as simple as "it was a sunny and warm…

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Added by Charles Dimov on April 11, 2014 at 7:58pm — 2 Comments

Are you a "continual learner"?

Greetings Kamazooies! 

Just a little thought as…

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Added by Amanda @Kamazooie on April 4, 2014 at 4:30pm — 4 Comments

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Important Features of Filling Machine

Posted by Jack Smith on December 18, 2019 at 9:27am 0 Comments

Switching to a filling machine can provide a factory with an automated packaging system, which is a great solution to enhance the productivity of the factory. The semi-automatic filling machine has some common features that offer a lot of benefits, such as –

Efficiency

An automated system is efficient, and it can produce a large number of products in a short amount of time. This is the most important feature of a…

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5 Important Things to Do when Moving in a New Home

Posted by Monali Swain on December 14, 2019 at 2:30am 0 Comments

Before you move into your new home there are few this you must do. Doing these things will simplify your task of packing and moving in a new place. There are many things that you do after moving in your new home that create bigger impact. Being associated…

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Benefits of Installing a Palisade Fence

Posted by Jack Smith on November 26, 2019 at 5:30am 0 Comments

Today, crime rates are at an all-time high. If you have a house which is filled with valuable belongings, then it is natural that you want to protect these items at all costs. People nowadays are taking several precautionary measures to increase the security level of their homes. There are many people who are replacing their security systems in their homes. If you own a big house, fencing is another option that you can conveniently avail, to increase the level of security. Palisade…

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What Are the Most Popular Types of Dart Games?

Posted by Jack Smith on November 14, 2019 at 6:27am 0 Comments

The game of darts has immense popularity across the world. Playing the game is fun, which also contributes to better health and well-being. The game involves throwing darts towards the dartboard. The dartboard has different parts to carry different scores. Different types of dart games are available in dart shops, which allow everyone to play the game.

Around the Clock

In this type of game, players need to…

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