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Notes from Our Leaders - 2022 Archive

The Brief by Reagan

As I write this article, we are preparing for Thanksgiving. I look at this time, as a time to look back and focus on all the things that have gone right. A time to be thankful for what I have versus regretting what wasn’t accomplished or didn’t turn out as...
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Notes from Steve

This week - Thanksgiving week - is crazy for me. I hosted a big group for dinner at my house from Washington County Hospital on Monday night and then my family on Thursday also at my house. You know, I like to do these things - I really do -...
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Notes from Steve

My nephew, Tim, and I did the Des Moines Tweed Ride in Des Moines this last Sunday. It was cold, but the ride was very short so it was doable. A bunch of tweed wearing folk showed up, and we drank beer and raised money for Dogs for Vets (or...
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Amy's Reflections

A couple of weeks ago, Maleigha participated in the Iowa Arabian Horse Association show in Cedar Rapids. It happened to be a weekend that Rick and I were out of state, so she had to travel with friends from the farm and be responsible for herself and her horse. I...
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Notes from Steve

So, they changed the sizing on some underwear that I buy via the internet to HUGE. I measured them against the ones I have, and they were at least 2 inches bigger in the waist. I talked to some salespeople at a men’s store I go to in Des Moines,...
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Thoughts from Holly

I can’t believe it’s November already. Fall has been a busy time for my husband and me - doing all of our typical fall things. November is also the month for Thanksgiving. I like to sit by myself and think of all of the things that I am thankful for...
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Amy's Reflections

I can’t believe it is already November. This is the time of year where I am reminded to be more thankful for the blessings in my life. One of my friends, Heidi Watne, has been gratitude posting each day things she is grateful for this month. It is such a...
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Notes from Steve

I’ve had this cough for about a month. Now, it’s evolved into just a “small back of the throat” tickle. I’m not one to use cough drops though I may start … it’s bothersome. I further think the dry air and dust have a lot to do with it. I...
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Notes from Steve

I had an experience this last weekend. A good friend was taken by ambulance to a downtown Des Moines ER Friday night. It was not like what we experience at Iowa Specialty. My friend, when the ambulance got to the hospital, was helped off the gurney by the EMT’s and...
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