Climbing Mountains

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Last week, Rheumatoid Arthritis Guy climbed a mountain. While the mountain itself was imagined, the climb was 100% real. You see, I had shown up at the fitness center – as I usually do on most mornings. I was already in the Pilates room with my mat rolled out, when I just could not seem to get over a nagging …

Sunday Break

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Because there is no such thing as taking too many breaks! ***** Over the past few years I have been collecting antiques (and replicas) to furnish my house. After many years of studying modern, sleek architecture I found that I had a yearning for rustic, hand carved objects. On the left is an antique apothecary bottle which has been turned …

James Coburn & RA

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James Harrison Coburn, Jr. (August 31, 1928 – November 18, 2002) was an American film and television actor who appeared in nearly 70 films and made over 100 television appearances in his 45-year career. Perhaps best remembered for his natural charisma and charm, he played a wide range of roles and won an Academy Award for Best Actor in a …

Paraffin Bath

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Rheumatoid Arthritis Guy had a “home spa” moment earlier this week – and he loved it! All that was missing was a massage. I broke out my new Revlon Paraffin Bath, melted the wax (in just around an hour!) and dipped my hands. I wrapped my hands with the included plastic sleeves, and them covered them with the included thermal …