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Hollywood Boulevard – Part 2

In Part 1 of Hollywood Boulevard, we covered how George and I ventured to Hollywood and Vine to meet my online writer friend, Cait Reynolds. I shared photos of some of the sidewalk stars with the names of famous old-time … Continue reading

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Stars on Hollywood Boulevard – Part 1

Have you ever walked down Hollywood Boulevard? The other day, my husband George and I ventured out to Hollywood to meet up with one of my online writer friends, Cait Reynolds. She lives in Boston, and I was looking forward … Continue reading

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WWF Fans – Get Superstar Figurines at the Dollar Tree!

Attention: WWF fans, heads up! There are four WWF collector superstar figurines: John Cena, Roman Reigns, Brock Lesnar, and Undertaker for sale at the Dollar Tree. My husband spotted them and grabbed one of each for our son, who happens … Continue reading

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It’s Talk Like a Pirate Day, Mateys!

Here’s the scuttlebutt, scallywags: Today be Talk Like a Pirate Day! Yarr! Meet Pirate Limber-Jack. Me latest video features a Limber-Jack dancin’ toy. It’s believed this charming toy originated in the old country of Ireland. Immigrants brought their Limber-Jacks with … Continue reading

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Summer Storm in South Carolina

Do you enjoy watching a summer storm? I don’t mean from behind the steering wheel on the freeway during a torrential downpour. Those are terrifying times. I’m talking about kicking back on a screened-in porch, hanging out with family or … Continue reading

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Learn a New Card Game – 99 – Fun and Easy!

Do you know how to play the card game 99? Why should you learn a new game? For one thing, games are fun, but another reason is, studies show learning new skills helps improve our brains. “A study published in … Continue reading

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Just Dance for Xbox – Great Fun – Great Workout

Are you familiar with Just Dance? I love to dance and I need a fun workout. This looks like the perfect game for everyone who feels the same. “Born This Way” is one of the songs on the 2016 Xbox … Continue reading

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Parenting Plights and Delights – Should You Wear Underwear for School Pajama Party?

Today’s post is retrospective. It’s from my archives and is one of my favorite Parenting Plights & Delights stories: When my nephew Brent was in kindergarten, his class had a Pajama Party on the last day of school. Pancakes would … Continue reading

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Feeling Groovy – Hippies – Photo Challenge

Do you know any hippies? In July 2012 our daughter Amy and her husband threw a hippie-themed party for George’s 60th birthday. These are some of the photos I took, but the best pics were taken by Paparazzi Paul, which … Continue reading

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What to Expect When Competing in a Toastmasters Speech Contest – Part 2 – Learn the Rules

In Part 1, I shared the final version of my speech, “Reduce Your Risk of Dementia,” which I delivered at the Toastmasters District 12 contest in Temecula, California on May 12, 2018. Wow, I’ve learned a lot on this journey. … Continue reading

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