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I get by with a little help

I have the best friends. Seriously. Doesn’t matter if they are my male or female friends. Doesn’t matter if we’ve known each other for five minutes or five years. 333 more words


She Who Wears the Crown

Over the past weekend my role as “Big” was utilized to its full capacity as I cheered on my Little in Miss Arkansas River, a preliminary to the Miss Arkansas pageant. 605 more words

Big Little

Miss Colombia Crowned Miss Universe, Miss USA Runner Up

MIAMI (AP) — Miss Colombia Paulina Vega has been crowned Miss Universe in pageant in Miami, beating out contestants from 88 other countries.

Miss USA Nia Sanchez of Las Vegas, Nevada, and Miss Ukraine Diana Harkusha were the runners-up during Sunday’s competition in Miami. 94 more words


Attorney Tip #11 - Lessons From An Attorney Who Coaches Beauty Queens

The ABA Journal recently ran a story about an Alabama attorney who moonlights coaching beauty queens and others needing interview preparation.  In an December 1, 2014 article titled, … 224 more words


The Power of the Crown

These past few weeks, as children have been getting situated back in school, I felt it was important to read books about sharing. After Christmas, many young ones have trouble sharing their new toys with classmates or with siblings. 383 more words

Pageants are fun

Well, it happened!  Miss Portsmouth/Miss Shawnee has come and gone, and if I’ve had fun in pageants before, this experience really and truly blew me away.   321 more words

Kathleen Martini

How the 'John Oliver Effect' Is Having a Real-Life Impact

Comedians mock our cultural and political institutions on TV all the time. But it’s not every day that a comic’s jokes crash a government website or directly inspire legislators to push for new laws. 529 more words