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Daring to be Different: How I Broke Free of the Spanish Wedding Traditions

You’re American. Born and bred to believe that you are unique, special and capable. You’re also living in a country that loves and values traditions. A place that is special in its own way, a way that has been and always will be. 948 more words

Wedding Planning

American Business Women's Day - September 22nd

Contributor post by Alicia of AliciasFindings

September 22nd marks the 1949 founding date of the American Business Women’s Association, the mission of which is “to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership; education, networking support and national recognition”. 815 more words


When Church Meant Snakes

I’m kind of laughing here….today, being Sunday, I see that a large, “church” in Seattle (Mars Hill) is undergoing some “restructuring”. I hate seeing this. I hate it that a church, no matter the denomination, has to be under such scrutiny for wrong doing. 458 more words


The Battle of Ohrid

The Battle of Ohrid – took place on 14 September 1464 between the Albanian League of Lezhë and the Italian Republic of Venice against the Ottoman Empire. 57 more words


Spare The Rod?

I fully believe in spanking children as a form of discipline.  I’ll jump on the mantra bandwagon to say “I was spanked, my kids were spanked…and we all turned out fine”.  682 more words


Les cramignons: quèn belle fièsse 2014! (2/2)

(Parce qu’en plus, le wallon, c’est une langue particulièrement poétique et chantante.)

Donc, suite au post précédent, revenons à nos cramignons… Concrètement, voilà les moments importants du cramignon hermallien pour les néophytes qui meurent déjà d’envie de venir nous rejoindre en 2015 : 1,205 more words



My favorite time of year, or at least one of them. When the leaves seem to catch fire, as the air becomes crisp, not only when you breathe it in, but when it touches you as well. 110 more words