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Wretched Excess

I saw a late-night TV commercial last night for one of those “all you can eat” buffets. Five hundred entrees, bottomless soup and salad bar, eighty different types of dessert, and four cardiac defibrillation stations. 801 more words

Everyday Musings

Before the Glitter

I never had the privilege to see Branson, Missouri before. Before all the traffic, before the chain restaurants, and the Hollywood attractions. I wasn’t born yet when the book… 904 more words

A Day To Remember

OK I TRIED IT AND I DID NOT LIKE IT, NOR DID I LIKE ME!

My husband graciously pays for my websites, and blogs.  So I decided last year around September that I was going to look into affiliate marketing for my sites.   299 more words

Children's Book, The Tent Maker

Tuning into the seasons

This week is Lammastide, or more officially August 1 was Lammas or Lughnasadh. The Pagan wheel of the year from which these calendar markers come from, is I’ve found, one that’s worth looking into if you want to break away from commercially enforced seasonal markers. 435 more words

Watching Over Us - a poem about.........

Nothing remains secret anymore, your browser will betray you.
Sharing your thoughts, activities and desires whilst conveniently displaying adverts.
They’re specifically tailored to you, in order to meet your needs, do you not feel lucky? 76 more words

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THE GREATEST ROBBERY EVER!

We have all fallen victims to this theft that I am about to describe. Maybe you are a victim as you read this post, maybe you experienced this in the past and are now aware of the tactics used in this theft. 1,342 more words

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Jumping the Chocolate Loaded Gun

Okay, now I know it’s in the retailer’s best interest to get a jump on the competition, and as for the holidays, well, stores are getting an earlier and earlier start every year on when they put out their seasonal displays, that’s true. 63 more words

Everyday Musings