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Things I've Learned This Week

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** If I'm in the woods today, I need to avoid men wearing hockey masks.



** Listening to an eleven year old sing in the shower is nothing short of AWESOME.…



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Added by Jennifer Marshall on February 13, 2015 at 2:35pm — No Comments

Book Review for: Shadow of the Hawk by K.S. Jones

My initial reaction as I began to read Shadow of the Hawk was that the writing was fluid and graceful. The feel, mood and era all reminded me of John Steinbeck and I was hooked from the very start.

Sooze is a 16 year old girl growing up in the Great Depression. She has agreed to marry a man she does not love in order to save her family. She is mature for her age and you immediately feel for her. Her character is equal parts young lady and woman and the author does such…

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Added by Sheila English on February 11, 2015 at 2:39pm — No Comments

Shadow of the Hawk by K.S. Jones

The writing is graceful and artistic. It’s fluid and organized in through and action. When I first started reading it I thought of my love for John Steinbeck and Grapes of Wrath. You get that feel of what the Great Depression was like and how families responded to it, and to each other. You feel the desperation and admire the courage and integrity of many of the people of that time. 

This story is about a young girl in her teens who considers marrying a man for the…

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Added by Sheila English on February 11, 2015 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother: The Inspiration Behind my Blog

Read my very first blog post on my site

I have heard the expression “Tiger Mother” for some time now. Never having read this book, I still knew…

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Added by Amy Ngai on February 2, 2015 at 5:06pm — No Comments

The Elf on the Shelf and Failed Parenting Tactics

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I was sitting working on my blog and registering for sweepstakes one day during my daughter's quiet time.  It's time I get to use to be productive or have a break from the insanity.  One particular day, just a few days before Christmas, I was thinking of all the presents I still have left to wrap, and then I began to think about our Elf…

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Added by J. Ivy Boyter on January 22, 2015 at 12:49pm — 1 Comment

Amazing way I spent my B-day Giving Back

Click on the link below to see how I spent my b-day!kindness

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What I absolutely adore most about this experience is how many people said they were going to pay it forward. And the fact that when I logged onto Facebook that night a friend had said that someone paid for her coffee and she…

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Added by Kat Tom on January 21, 2015 at 10:33pm — No Comments

Word of the Year: afflicted

It's almost 2015, and it's all I can do NOT to think about the things I want to work on in hhc new year. I've already chosen my word for the new year, have you?
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Added by Rebecca borrero on December 17, 2014 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Think I Found My Solemate

I love wearing ridiculously high heels.  You know, the kind that make you cringe in anguish with each step taken after a short while of wear.  Regrettably, as I age, my threshold because shorter and shorter. 

The pain is never a deterrent for me.  Nope, I suffer willingly. I ignore the toe-crushing sensations and the scorching agony that begins in the balls of my feet and shoots up my calves. I suck it up. At barely 5'3, I NEED the shoes. They give me a commanding presence.…

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Added by Kristen Luciani on November 19, 2014 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Paint an Inspiring Home

   Nowadays, a lot of people are suffering from stress. It is indeed a serious condition often associated with high-blood pressure (and we all know why that is bad), headaches, and fertility problems on the long run. Well, what can I say? God has decided that stress is no good for a baby and won't allow us to have one, unless we minimize the stress in our lives. For this reason, I am here to give you an idea where to start from.…

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Added by Lana Jane Fox on November 5, 2014 at 8:07am — No Comments

11 Maternity Wardrobe Basics Made in the USA

CONGRATULATIONS!  Expecting a new baby envelopes a new Mama and Papa with so many emotions.  Once the elation of an ever-changing life settles, the preparation begins and so does the unsettling feeling in Mama's mid-section.  To help ease some of the adventure into the world of pregnancy brain, here is a list of some basic maternity wardrobe must-haves, all made in the USA.

1.  Wrap…

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Added by Karina on October 22, 2014 at 9:33pm — No Comments

How to Deal With Painful Pimples on the Lips?

Getting one or more pimple on the lips is not only painful but also very unsightly. There is no possible cover up that you can use, unlike the pimples on any other part of your face. You may get annoyed and start popping these pimples which will only cause the condition to get worse - more…

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Added by sophie addison on October 22, 2014 at 3:52am — No Comments

Ensuring That Your Baby Products Are Safe and Legal

When you have a baby it's safe to say that you are restricted on the amount of free-time that you have throughout the day – we often have to rush when we are purchasing products and occasionally this might mean that we purchase products that aren't up to the standards we would like them to…

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Added by Julia Gomes on August 26, 2014 at 2:49am — No Comments

Going Commando and Embracing the BRAT

These are two things I experienced with my 15-month-old son this week.

I now consider myself lucky because in all of his 15 months, he’s only

had one mild diaper rash. Last weekend, I noticed a little pink on the

inner part of his tushy. I thought to myself,…

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Added by Joy & Marie on August 9, 2014 at 6:03pm — No Comments

Everglades Holiday Park Experience (Home of the Gator Boys!)

I was as excited as my husband and kids, anticipating this trip. When we got to the park, everything went smoothly. We picked up our tickets and went to the covered area waiting for our ticket number to be called for the airboat tour. There were a lot of people there, but the wait for the airboat tour was only about 10 minutes.



I know from seeing…

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Added by Ronda on August 4, 2014 at 2:11am — No Comments

Navigating the Stages of Menopause: Keeping Your Relationships on an Even Keel

There are several changes that occur when one is going through menopause. This includes stress and mood swings that can have an impact in healthy relationships. When one has daily routine and small adjustments in ones perspective, they are able to pull through without causing any strain in the…

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Added by sophie addison on August 2, 2014 at 7:22am — No Comments

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