Random weird thoughts…

Between the work schedule, starting a weight loss blog, learning more indepth SEO concepts and working on the house – I have very little “free” time. This weekend we’re working on the inside of our little home improvement project… there’s some drywall and mud work that needs doing. The BF’s mother is coming over to…

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A Blog Was Born – a look into my amateur mind

Way back when, when I decided to start this silly thing called a blog, I really didn’t know what I would do with it. Mostly, I figured it was just an outlet for writing, spewing, ranting, holding forth and letting my writing flow without editorial effect (other than mine own…). I didn’t realize at the…

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Geography makes all the difference!

On my visit to Duluth, coffee addict that I am, I discovered a coffee shop that was both incredibly cool and – for me at least – chuckle inducing. You see, I live in Southern California, where the name of this place would be likely to incite riots. Beaner’s Central is a cool little coffee…

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It’s Howl-o-ween!

It’s Halloween time, my second, really, since leaving my ex – and I’m enjoying it. The first year, I was still in shock, still sort of dazed. I managed to buy candy just in case there were Trick or Treaters (there was one) and other then that, I did no decorating, nothing. The kids go…

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Pepper Spray – it ain’t just a seasoning…

As my kids have gotten older, and as I have learned to be less and less the over-protective parent and let them experience life, I have had to learn to let go, slowly, yes, but let go all the same. But I’m not an ostrich, I’m a concerned parent in the modern world facing the…

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What are you doing?

I’m stealing this from a dear friend (the hostess of the show): “Tomorrow Sept. 26 at 3 pm eastern?!?! You will be sitting in front of your computer litstening to me at: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/mommymatter I will be sitting down and talking with Noam Freedman, proprietor of Firestore in New York City. Noam works with charities and…

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Is that your comma?

It’s National Punctuation Day! It’s called “punctuation” and it’s your friend! Please correctly punctuate the following sentence: A woman without her man is nothing You can use whatever form of punctuation you desire, but you may not add or remove words. Punctuation is powerful, and can create very different meanings for that simple sentence above.…

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Four Fun Facts

Because I’m bored this morning? Because I’m in a mood to do something easy? How about, just because? Four jobs I’ve had: ~ Stage Manager ~ Ambulance Driver/Attendant ~ Church Secretary ~ Managing Editor Four places I’ve been on vacation: ~ Del Norte Coast Redwoods – California ~ Death Valley – California ~ Virginia Beach…

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Today, I am wearing blue….

I don’t really know what other color to call it, though on a good day, I may count myself as an artist with words, I am not as skilled with paint, and colors and the like. Perhaps, I think, perhaps it’s Robin’s Egg – that bright color that makes me think of Spring. But no,…

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