Finish-The-Sentence Friday

Thoughts On An Approaching New Year

December 15, 2016
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Embed from Getty Images   It’s almost 2017 and…I’m READY for it! I think 2016 was a mixed bag for some. I know for Christina and Tarek of “Flip or Flop” fame, it was a downer. And, I too am soooo down about their breakup…how could this be??? And, they’ve been dating other people too…say […]

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What I Learned in 2015…

January 28, 2016
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I know we’re a month┬áinto 2016 already, but it’s always a fun exercise to┬áreflect on the previous year..Was it good? Did it suck? Did I travel? Was it a blur? (Aren’t they all?) And, most importantly, what did I learn last year? I was trying to decide if I could pick just one thing that […]

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One Word for the New Year

January 7, 2016
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Forget those dumb resolutions. But, a word for 2016 makes a lot of sense to me. A word that has meaning and is motivating. A word that will remind me to keep following my passion, even when I’m busy and/or lazy. So, my 2016 word of the year is…. WRITE! And yes, I need that […]

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My First Job…

July 9, 2015
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It’s weird to be writing about my first job now, especially because I haven’t been officially employed by someone else (other than some freelance work) for about 16 years…but that’s another story. I decided to participate in this week’s Finish-The-Sentence Friday* blog hop because it’s a great time for me to reflect on my first […]

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I Once Won An Award For…(Hint: A horse bite was involved)

April 2, 2015
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View image | gettyimages.com Nobody ever told me not to bother a horse when it was eating. I was a fearless, confident nine-year old, who loved all animals, and most especially, this horse named Shane. Shane was my second favorite horse at sleep-away camp, second only to Secora, who was everyone’s sweetheart. I liked Shane […]

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Summer Is Over…How Do I Feel About It This Year?

September 4, 2014
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*This post is part of the blog hop, Finish-The-Sentence Friday. I thought this was a great sentence for me to try to complete, especially this year: At the end of each summer, I always feel….. …BUMMED OUT!! I am not one of those moms who craves the structure of the school year. Because in my […]

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A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To….The Hospital?

January 30, 2014
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Little Dude and I drive back and forth to the hospital anywhere from two to three times a week. According to our GPS, the hospital is 7.9 miles away from our house. That should mean a ten to fifteen minute drive max, right? Well, if we lived in rural Kentucky it might mean that, but […]

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The Hardest Part About My Day Is…

June 13, 2013
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The hardest part about my day is…. …dinner time! As you know from several of my past posts like this one, I hate to cook. It literally ruins my day to have to prepare a meal for my family. I know that sounds kind of selfish, but I’m simply not wired for cooking. I find […]

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I Blog Because….

May 23, 2013
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I Blog Because…. I try to finish that sentence a lot. Like almost every day. And on most days, my answer is the same: Because I Love To Write. On other days, I DO wonder why I blog and why I put so much work into each post, and why I worry about gaining readers, […]

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I Thought I Was So Cool When I…

April 18, 2013
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…sang karaoke at a bar one night. I know what you’re thinking: How can anyone look cool singing karaoke? Well, this was in the late 1980s when karaoke was all the rage. My college friends and I decided to go check out the newest, hottest karaoke bar in New York City. The place was packed, […]

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If I Could Hang Out With Any Celebrity, It Would Be…

March 28, 2013
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If you could hang out with any celebrity, who would it be? I couldn’t pick one. Check out my five picks of celebrity dinner companions.

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