January 2012

For Those of You Who Occupy

January 28, 2012
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An original poem by Nora Garriga. HEY! For those of you who occupy… Here is for your braveness In the face of Those who created this Mess to begin with Leaving jobless Homeless Tracks in their woods of Deception Corruption Money hoarding capitals More separate than when we started this Land of opportunity Free to worship […]

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I Love Farmers Markets

January 28, 2012
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A The Daily Garriga classic! Okay, the truth is I don’t often go to farmers markets. I don’t cook much these days since I am in a temporary nomad state. I do, however, love the idea of these markets. I imagine a time in the not too distant future when I will be cooking regularly. I can […]

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When Men are Afraid of the Gym: Tips for Gym Newbies

January 25, 2012
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A The Daily Garriga classic! I’ve been working out off-and-on now for about 20 years. Sure there have been times when I’ve disappeared from the gym for long stretches, but when I get in a training groove, I feel like a championship caliber athlete. I often find myself finishing up a workout, feeling like a lion who has […]

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Kevin Garnett: Dirty Player or Celtic Warrior?

January 12, 2012
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Kevin Garnett has been described by opposing basketball players as a punk and a dirty player. Take a look at Garnett’s track record: He nearly choked New York Knicks forward Bill Walker. He hit (tapped?) Phonix Suns forward Channing Frye in the groin. He once made Washington Wizards forward Andray Blatche cry. He made his own […]

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Becoming Mentally Strong: How To Beat Distraction, Maintain Focus and Achieve Your Goals

January 8, 2012
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It’s 3:00 in the morning and I can’t sleep. I keep thinking about all of the projects, trips, and special events I have planned for the coming months. I’ve got to get an entire department at work reorganized, I have to plan for my upcoming trip to Colombia, and I need to get serious about […]

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