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To make you smile…

August 27, 2014 Living

Click on image to go to the next one   [Show thumbnails]   I hope you smiled, laughed, giggled, or some sort of other happiness seeing these.

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2014 Emmy Awards: In Memoriam, Who Knew, and Red Carpet Looks

August 26, 2014 Living

Last night I caught bits and pieces of the Emmy Awards show. It is the one award show I actually seem to like the show part because I recognize more of the people since they are TV. Watching the awards for movies and music I feel a little lost, but the TV people seem more […]

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National Dog Day August 26 and Dog Infographic

August 23, 2014 Living

They say every dog has its day. That apparently is true because August 26 is National Dog Day. I have had dogs over the years, but none right now, we are currently a cat family. Hubby really would like a dog but I am trying to hold him off until we move and have a […]

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Fresh Perspectacles

August 20, 2014 Living

I made this image today after being inspired by a post on Momastery, Give Me Gratitude Or Give Me Debt. My thanks to my wonderful friend Karen of Future Expat for sharing the post with me. It is truly one of the best blog posts I have read in a long time. It made me […]

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77 More Teen Writing Prompts

August 20, 2014 Living

One of the more popular posts on my blog is 83 Teen Writing Prompts from way back in January of 2012. While it is titled for teens, really anyone can use it. Writing prompts are a great way to encourage daily journal writing and free flow thinking. There are no right and wrong answers. Teachers […]

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Robin Williams

What is your favorite Robin Williams work?

August 12, 2014 Living

We hear about famous people dying on a daily basis but sometimes they hit a little harder than others. When I heard about Robin Williams’ death yesterday I was shocked and saddened and honestly felt like I had lost a friend. No, I had never met Robin Williams but I have grown up watching him […]

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The birdie flew back to the nest

August 8, 2014 Living

Well, as much as I knew that many kids return home to the nest after leaving, I did not think that would happen in my own nest. But it did. Not only that, but my baby bird brought a friend with him! Hubby and I thought long and hard about this decision. We still are […]

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Do you know about probiotics? (plus giveaway)

August 6, 2014 Living

I get a lot of emails asking me to try out a lot of different products. some I accept, some I do not. When I got an email from a company called Healthy Bastards (you can read about their company name here) I had to see what it was about. Once I read it I knew […]

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Promises to Baby

August 4, 2014 Living

When I was approached by TheMotherhood to partner with Johnson’s Baby for their #PromiseToBaby campaign I was happy to accept. One reason is that I used Johnson’s Baby products with my son when he was a baby and if I had to do it again I would still pick Johnson’s Baby. We all make promises […]

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Boomerang Kids [infographic]

August 2, 2014 Living

Well, it is official. My son has moved back home. I did not think this was going to happen but we shall try and make the best of it. For this week’s infographic I found something about what they call “boomerang kids”, the adult kids who move back home. Do you have boomerang kids or […]

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