Monthly Archive: September 2014

Sep 17


“Nobody trips over mountains. It is the small pebble that causes you to stumble. Pass all the pebbles in your path and you will find you have crossed the mountain.” -Author Unknown Love, Speed & Accuracy, Elsie Villega

Sep 15

Random Briefs

whereabouts= WRABTS or WR-BTS whereas= WRAZ whereat= WRAT whereby= WR-B wherefore= WRFR wherein= WR-N whereof= WROF whereon= WRON whereupon= WROP wherever= WREFR

Sep 15

Medical Monday: Digitalis

Digitalis is defined as: “A naturally occurring compound used in the preparation of the medication, digoxin, prescribed to increase the heart rate and strengthen the force of the heart’s contractions.” Machine Briefs: OPTION #1: digitalis= DIJ/A/TAL/*IS OPTION #2: digitalis= DIJ/TAL/*IS OPTION #3: digitalis= DIJT/*IS

Sep 14

The Importance Of Drinking Water, Eating A Healthy Breakfast & Maintaining Your Glucose Levels

“Brain cells consume oxygen and glucose (a form of sugar) for fuel. The more challenging the brain’s task, the more fuel it consumes. Therefore, it is important to have adequate amounts of these substances in the brain for optimum functioning. Low amounts of oxygen and glucose in the blood can produce lethargy and sleepiness. Eating …

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Sep 12

Friday Phrases

nothing further= NOFRGT nothing to say= NOGTS now, Doctor= NOUD pain medicine= PAIM pain medication= PAIMGS this morning= THORNG turning lane= TURNL

Sep 11

Rules Of Grammar: When To Capitalize “Court” & “Judge”

“Judge” is only capitalized when it is used preceding the name of a judge or when it is used in the context of direct address. EXAMPLES: Did you hear the judge say we can take a recess? May we take a recess, Judge? Did Judge Jones say we can take a recess? The word “court” …

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Sep 11

Court Reporter Spotted: The Game

The Game Season 5 Episode 3

The Game; Season 5, Season 3.

Sep 10


“What we do upon some great occasion will probably depend on what we already are, and what we are will be the result of previous years of self-discipline.” -H.P. Lidden Love, Speed & Accuracy, Elsie Villega

Sep 09

Steno Foodie: Dried Bing Cherries

Dried Bing Cherries

Dried cherries is a great “pick me up” snack to carry in your bag when you’re on the go. According to the Live Strong website, a “quarter-cup serving of dried cherries makes up one-fourth to one-third of the daily recommended fruit intake for women and one-quarter for men, according to USDA guidelines.” The site also …

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Sep 09

Dictionary Builder: Accidie

Accidie is defined as: “laziness, sloth, apathy.” Machine Briefs: Option #1: accidie= AK/SA/D*I Option #2: accidie= AK/SA/DAO*E

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