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Food 4 Thought Friday

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Food 4 ThoughtFriday!
A little feast without the calories!!

Please visit Jodi's blog!  She posts these for us.   Feel free to play along for some yummy fun! She will post a new one each Thursday night.JOIN IN!!!

Food 4 Thought Friday ~ This week's questions:♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ 

Breakfast ~If today was your last day on earth, what would you do right now?
Probably some death-bed repentance! There is always something to repent of, and I would want to want to cover all bases.
Actually I would bid farewell to my loved ones on earth and anxiously look forward to seeing BJ and other relatives.

Lunch~ How do you deal with stress?
Not well!  I participate in unhealthy behaviors like binge eating of sweets and consuming large quantities of Dr. Pepper while playing mindless games on the computer.

Dinner~ Name your top pet peeves.

1.  People who leave the toilet seat up
2. Cars that follow too closely behind you as if they were going to push you to go faster - especially if they start weaving in…

Twists and Turns (Funerals, Sisters, and Jobs)

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I have commented before on the fact that I often feel like life is just a big rollercoaster - giant hills to climb, rushing so fast down the slopes that it is hard to catch your breath, twists and turns roll you over and under and slam you from one side to the other side. 

Recent events have reinforced the rollercoaster feeling.  Last Tuesday Ashley's father-in-law, Terry, passed away suddenly.  It was a very sad week, and I'm afraid that the Braegger family has a long period of mourning and adjustment ahead of them. 

Friday night Kim and I attended the viewing and gave all of the support we could to Ashley.  Julie met us there and we hung out for awhile before Julie and I headed to the condo to meet Roxane and begin our FIRST ANNUAL SISTERS RETREAT!  Several months ago we decided that we sisters don't get to spend enough time together in a relaxed atmosphere so that we can stay close.  Family is important, and we decided that we need to make sure that our bonds are ston…