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Trick or Treat

If you contribute to the estimated $3. billion in Halloween candy sales in the US, you might be interested to know what is most popular in your state. The surprising winner was candy corn, selected by at least 6 states. … Continue reading

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Originally posted on a cooking pot and twisted tales:
PLACE YOUR ORDERS HERE 😉 Hop in let’s get this party started. You are most welcome.Just make yourself comfortable. Refreshments are nicely arranged down the page: Drinks, Chocolates, Cakes, Donuts, freshly…

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Together Again

Originally posted on Kitt O'Malley:
Finally, my parents are back together again since my mother had an acute front left lobe stroke in mid-November. We’ve taken my father to visit my mother in stroke rehab, but tonight they sleep…

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Meet and Greet Weekend @ DBDO: New Year’s Day 2016

Happy 2016. Starting the year with a Meet and Greet. ☺

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Originally posted on vanbytheriver:
As we approach the season of holiday joy, I can’t help but think about those who are suffering, struggling to survive, for any number of personal challenges. I have had seasons like that. I remember. These…

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The Marble Notebook

Originally posted on vanbytheriver:
If you find yourself mired in the dreaded writer’s block, get one of these. Forget the colorful desk and the apple, go to the “Back to School” section and get yourself an old-fashioned marble composition book.…

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Date A Girl Who Reads

Originally posted on Myths of the Mirror:
I saved this the first time I heard it – a fun piece by Rosemarie Urquico. Enjoy! Date a girl who reads. Date a girl who spends her money on books instead of clothes. She…

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Looking back… and forwards….

Nick’s story of tragedy and triumph, and its beautiful telling by Sue, always brings a tear. “Twice now in my life I have watched my son take his first breath”. A very special post. Van

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Seven Quotes by Peace Pilgrim on the Way of Peace, a must read for every human being!

Originally posted on Nature and Mind:
“One little person, giving all of her time to peace, makes news. Many people, giving some of their time, can make history.” “When you approach others in judgement they will be on the defensive.…

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Bruce Jenner is in the news again; this time for a fatal traffic accident while being pursued by Paparazzi in Malibu. Dramatic changes in his physical appearance have suggested the possibility of gender transformation. Why do we care ? I … Continue reading

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