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Kathy Murphy, Beauty and the Book

One of my earlier posts was about Kathy Murphy who has uniquely combined her passion for reading and financial literacy with beauty and women.  She is the creator of a very successful book club with about 2000+ members (mainly women, but now with a few men and children) called the Pulpwood Queens.  335 more words

Everybody is doing it so I'll do it, too (VA2LA)

How cold is it? It’s so cold that I saw an alligator on the bayou wearing ice skates.

I couldn’t resist. I joined the “Man, it is cold” frenzy. 198 more words

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Here's to Milkshakes and Duck Breast Salads Va2La (part 3)

One of the best ways to get to know a region is through its food.

So with that in mind, a big part of my exploration of Lafayette, La. 356 more words

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What we do for love (Va2La Part 1)

When I was a kid, my family moved more than a half dozen times before I turned 18.

On my 18th birthday, I moved out of my parent’s Knoxville, Tennessee home to my first  apartment. 350 more words

Happy New Year! Who Is Your Person of the Year 2012?

I met some amazing people in 2012.

My opportunity to meet them came after I approached central Virginia editors and publishers with an idea.

I asked them to allow me to share the stories of about a dozen people from the area’s increasely diverse communities. 442 more words

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Go ahead. Wedge in another project for good measure.

You never know when an opportunity to help someone will present itself.

I usually spend a couple of hours each Saturday morning catching up on emails, checking out Facebook posts and and seeing what’s trending on Twitter. 344 more words

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