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Sunshine Blogger Award

First off, I’d like to thank Shopaholicblogs for nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award! I love her sense of style and the beauty advice she shares with her readers! 594 more words


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Mommy Usage was nominated for a Liebster Award!

I would like to thank My Frugal Farmstead for nominating my blog! I absolutely love your blog! I really can’t wait to try the hot dog and hamburger buns! 656 more words


Bleaker than bleak

For some reason, it took me ages to read Burial Rites by Hannah Kent. I’ve been told it’s been very popular in book groups and it’s been shortlisted for a few… 273 more words


The Great Doll Blog Award

Hi I was nominated by Shannon and Miri  (Thanks so much by the way :) )

First I will do Miri’s questions:

What was a name you have considered naming a doll, but have not used? 453 more words


Full circle

I received a phone hug last night. This is a technically complicated feat, but it can be done. I sent Son to (a former) prison. Actually no, he went of his own accord. 315 more words


Men who rushed to aid woman who had been shot receive awards of valor

ROCHESTER, Minn. – In March, a Rochester woman was shot twice in the chest in an attempted murder-suicide. After she frantically escaped the home where she had been attacked, she collapsed to the ground. 195 more words

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The Show Must Go On, Usually

Of course I said yes, even though I had never before had any interest in going on stage.  It wasn’t every day that I was asked to participate.  489 more words