Bucket List – Top 20

Have I told you I love tennis?  If not – I love tennis.  I can’t play for squat, but I enjoy watching it.  I can’t even remember when my obsession with the game began.  We didn’t play or watch tennis in my house growing up. I think I maybe tried a few times in college […]

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The Inartful Art of Unfriending

Let’s be honest here for a second. Have you ever been unfriended on social media?  Have you unfriended?  The answer for me on both these questions is yes.  If I’m asking you to be honest, I guess I need to be as well. The act of unfriending someone can be super satisfying. (Remember how I […]

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Reading Challenge Update and Some Random Things I Like Right Now

Yesterday’s blog was a bit depressing – so I thought today I’d lighten the mood a bit and give you an update on how my self-imposed reading challenge is going.  I’m also going to throw in some links to few things I’ve found lately that have made me think, smile, and/or cry. Hope you enjoy! […]

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Screaming into the wind

You know that feeling you get when there is something you really want to say, the words are right at the tip of your tongue, but you just can’t articulate what your mind is spinning around in your thoughts through words?  No?  Am I the only one?  Maybe, but this is my blog, so you […]

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Doughnut forget!

I read, listened to and watched three different things today (in three different forms of media) that in one way or another, encouraged a person who says they love to write, to actually get to writing!  By the end of the third experience, I felt like I had  received a not very subtle hint that […]

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A Nose is a Nose is a Nose

When I was the mother of a toddler, I was always on the look out for potential swallowing hazards. I was very vigilant about making sure that there weren’t little things lying around that Arden could pick up and eat or stick in her ear or her nose. I kept doors shut and cabinets locked […]

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Where are My People???

I’ve been meaning to sit down and write a post for about a week, but life has been…well life, and it just hasn’t happened. I had this great idea for a post about some “favorite things” – I’ve even been taking pictures – so, you know I’m not messing around here!  But that post will […]

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