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Stress on the Good Days

Who was it who said that change is stressful, even if it is positive change? Kudos to that one. Anyway, the answer is who said it first pales next to the probability that nearly every therapist, social worker, psychologist and psychiatrist has...

MacroMonday09-01-14

Macro Monday – Macroons

Please tell me I’m not the only one that doesn’t find these cookies delightful. I’ve been wanting to capture some on camera for years because of their bright colors and and lovely texture. So a couple of weeks ago I finally...

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Do You Really Have to Spend Money to Make...

One of the oldest sayings in the world of business and money-making is that “you have to spend money to make money.” It’s a saying that is usually repeated to people who are hesitant to invest money in anything that isn’t a savings...

WordlessWends08-27-14

Wordless Wednesday – Ballerinas

We had a busy weekend, not only did we need to get ready for school, but Miss M accidentally injured her foot while practicing turns around the house. Unfortunately she got the clumsy gene from me. I should have anticipated the hectic weekend...

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5 Surprisingly Monetizable Hobbies –...

There are lots of things that you can do to start your own business—even while working full time at another job! Even if you aren’t ready to start a fully-fledged business just yet, a great way to bring in extra money is to find ways to...

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A Generational Photo Walk: Exploring our...

A few weeks ago my parents came into town and around the same time I was tasked with coming up with a theme for my next Tamron assignment. My daughter has shown an interest in photography so I decided a photo walk would be a great opportunity...

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Product Review: Flips Audio Headphones

There is an earbud/ headphone graveyard in my house right now; I’ve gone through 3 pair of earbuds and one set of headphones in the last couple of months. I’ve been scouting amazon for weeks trying to decide what I should purchase next, so...

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My Week with the Toyota Highlander

I’m starting to get really nervous about this upcoming winter, we have had a very mild and uneventful summer which makes me thing we are going to have to brace ourselves for a very EVENTFUL winter. Which means we really need to reconsider our...