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Thank You Notes ~ Scentsy ~ Weather Tech

By |January 30th, 2015|

Every week Mrs. AOK a Work in Progress hosts a link up party for us to express what we are thankful for.  It can big, as big as the birth of a child or as small as the 10 minutes of peace a quiet that are afforded you in the morning with your cup of […]

Ask Away Friday with The Mad Mommy

By |January 29th, 2015|

WaHooo!  Can I just say how excited and chuffed I am to be invited to “Ask Away Friday” hosted by Echo from The Mad Mommy Blog.

Ask Away Friday is a blogger to blogger conversation where bloggers link up and ask each other questions.  Then each pair of bloggers answers the questions asked and answers on […]

10 Things I Can’t Live Without

By |January 27th, 2015|

I am writing my list today to link  with Lisa of The Golden Spoons and Rabia of The Leiber Family, they asked us this week what 10 things I can’t live without.  I choose NOT to live without the following, I could live without them if I absolutely had to; I just don’t want to… […]

Why I Dislike Zoos and Aquariums

By |January 23rd, 2015|

Captivity ~ Prison ~ Cage ~ Bars ~ Zoos ~ Aquariums
As a small child living in London the animals that I saw on a regular basis were:

Our family dog
Birds of many varieties

Several times my parents took me to a place south of London called Chessington Zoo, now called Chessington World of Adventures.  I remember it […]

Thank You Notes

By |January 21st, 2015|

Thank You Notes: ~ Scenery ~ Vacation ~ Husband ~ CD
I will be trying my best to write weekly “Thank You Notes” for the Linky Party run by Mrs. AOK A Work In Progress.

Driving home today from Walmart I did what I am working towards every day, I stopped to appreciate the magic around me. […]

Time Capsule

By |January 20th, 2015|

What would you put in a time capsule?  No you can’t stuff your kids or the husband in the capsule, it won’t be opened for another 100 years!!!  I know, I know it was the thought that counts, it’s just not allowed 🙂

I didn’t want to get to serious with this post, so I have […]

One Word

By |January 17th, 2015|

This subject matter is all over the internet, with the New Year in full swing I have to say that about 45% of the bloggers that I follow have published a post in the last four weeks with regards to their One Word.  Or several words, a saying, or a paragraph that they are wanting […]

Instagram Nudity Picture Policy

By |January 10th, 2015|

A few months back Instagram made the News as several young adults of movies stars were posting their boobs tata’s the girls breasts on Instagram.  It has come to light again this week as Chelsea Handler, Scout Willis, Rihanna and others are stating that Instagram has a “Double Standard” when it comes to their “Policy” on topless […]

Get Teenager To College

By |January 1st, 2015|

Don’t panic, YET!!!!  You still have time to get your teen to college. If your child is in kindergarten then leave this page now!  YOU HAVE TIME!!!  You have yet to serve your time as a parent to a TEEN!

This time last year we had a Junior, and as I stopped to listen, many of her sophomore […]

How to Annoy Your Teenager

By |December 26th, 2014|

The art of annoying your teenager comes to you from years of living with the human that calls you “Mum” amongst other names.  People of younger heathens have been known to ask “How do you do it?”  Well, it sneaks up on you.  One day you are the parent of a really cool 8, 9, […]