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AlterNative58 58M
27 posts
11/28/2005 1:54 pm

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Post # 1


Well, ever since being exposed to Blogland (and I sincerely hope that the person that did this stops by sometime, if it hadn't been for her, I would have never ventured into Blogland), I have considered starting one of my own. I hadn't done so up until now for fear that no one would read it or that I would really just not have anything worthwhile or funny to say. That may STILL be the case. But over the past few days, I have been asked why I hadn't started one of my own and been told that I should. So, here I am.

So, I will start off with something a little serious, a brief explanation of something that is important to me.On my profile, I profess to live my life by "the Attitude of Gratitude". Basically, that means that I am thankful, grateful for anything that comes along in my life, even things that I don't like...ESPECIALLY the things I don't like. It is very easy to enunciate this, much more difficult to actually LIVE it. I don't accomplish this every minute of every day, but it is something that I give my best effort to and be conscious of at all times. I say it's not easy because not everything is going the way I'd like it to in my life right now, but I have found that it is still better to do this than any other perspective I have taken in my few years on this plane of existence. Positive Mental Attitude...not easy, but that's it, in a nutshell.

Now, for my other favorite perspective...humor. Since we have just passed the holiday of Thanksgiving, what do I have to be thankful for? Well, its a big holiday in my family, because we actually have a family reunion on Thanksgiving Day. And I have been sick with strep throat for the whole past week and I missed the whole thing, so, what a bummer, right? Well, no, because, since I was sick at home all alone (whining now), I was able to view the "Thanksgiving Bondathon" on SPIKETV.

Well, that's enough for now. In the future, I'm sure I will expound here on the verities of the universe, but also, I will just try to have a good time...because again, I don't think we are put here to have a bad time of it. Here's to hoping to have a GOOD TIME.

Alter

sleeplessknight1 68M

11/28/2005 2:38 pm

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Hi. AlterNative
Glad yu made that blog.... and now all yu need to make the blogging experience complete..is a bloggers group that will help yu in every way.... and yes yu guessed I am a member of one bloggers of this friendly site....... j/k.... but seriously it is a great group...
tc

Welcome....

Hope you have fun in the land of Blog.
You arrived just in time for the Christmas festivities,
so have a great one, when it arrives....


There is a bloggers group on here,
if you are interested. Its a forum for any blogging
problems. I found it very helpful, as this was the first time I had opened a Blog.

- See the link here bloggers of this friendly site It has been around since
blogs were set up on this site....

and they are a great bunch of people.... great blogs, great bloggers and
a great sense of fun and humour.


Do Have fun.

Theres lots of great stuff on here.....

Take care.
from Me...
sleeplessknight1

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rm_Kissmystuff 61F
1435 posts
11/28/2005 5:21 pm

Yah...you made it! And I see you believe in the power of positive thinking. Extremely ancient concept..but still true. As you think...so shall it be. We create our own reality. It's really hard to keep a positive attitude...isn't it?

Ok..enough of that.

I really am glad you made it. You're off to a good start.

Now this guy on the comment ahead of me...he's just showing off. I've tried (just once..I admit) to get different sizes and colors on my blog..it didn't work..I got frustrated..lol.

Keep em coming Alter.

Kiss


rm_goddess1946 106F
13518 posts
11/28/2005 8:40 pm

I'm with you on the Attitude of Gratitude...it's really difficult
to have an ongoing fun life on this planet without it! Welcome to
Blogland, beautiful one {=}

Just a little food for thought.............
If you really want to be happy, nobody can stop you...
{=}


AlterNative58 58M
126 posts
11/29/2005 6:05 pm

Wow, three comments on my first post...and here I thought nobody would visit...hehehe

sleeplessknight1 Thank you for the welcome to Blogland and for your offers of assistance with links and all and the invitation to the "blogger's group"...as far as the link to your "site map", I had already saved that location upon suggestion from another "friendly (and very cute) blogger"...thanks again

Kissmystuff Yes, isn't interesting how the farther advanced we think we are, the more those eternal truths become even more useful...and yes, I've made it here, thanks to your gentle suggestions...thank you so much for that and for visiting

goddess1946 Yes, my life, even though not always going the way I'd like, has become much more easy to live with just that simple change of perspective...thanks for the welcome, the visit and the compliment, lovely one


so_un4gttble 46F

12/3/2005 10:44 pm

I hope you enjoy your blog as much as I enjoy writing mine. I will stop by now and then to see what you've written.

Hugs...Un4gttble


AlterNative58 58M
126 posts
12/4/2005 4:46 pm

so_un4gttble I hope so, too...I know that I thoroughly enjoy reading yours...



hugs back at ya...Alter


Fox4aKnight1 43F

1/16/2006 7:58 pm

Welcome hun and thanks for coming by my blog {=}


rm_wetfingeraz 54F
3012 posts
5/14/2007 5:47 pm

I've yet to learn how to be greatful for the negative stuff in my life. The lessons continue...

In my younger, ashtma-free days, I could really belt out Crazy on You, and just about any other Heart song pre-1982.


rm_ATXgal1969 47F
2 posts
7/5/2007 9:52 am

Just want to keep this blog going!
AND say hi to someone who seems like an almost unbelievably incredible man. Sexy as hell, honest, giving (even not having met you yet, I can just tell you are), FUN and insatiable! <<< That last one scares me a little!

See you soon, E.

~Amanda~


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