Category Archives: life

Wild and Wacky Valentine’s Day Events Around the U.S.: Don’t Stay Home Feb. 14 and Have a Pity Party

One of the reasons I love the Charleston area is because there are always so many unique and interesting things to do. Valentine’s Day/weekend is no exception. Take a look at some of these wild and wacky Valentine’s Day events … Continue reading

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Decluttering Detail: Week 5 of 52 — Decluttering the Linen Closet

My linen closet has never been cleaned out. And it got to the point that the door wouldn’t stay shut all the time. When it did and you opened it, either paper towels or rolls of toilet paper fell on … Continue reading

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My 2016 Word of the Year — and 247 Ideas for Yours

It’s not in the Microsoft Word dictionary, but in my book — it’s a real word, and a real thing.

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Highs and Lows of October

October has been an incredibly action-packed month!

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Super Fun Fundraising Idea Inspired by “The Donald”

You can host a unique and amusing fundraising event to benefit your favorite charity — by cashing in on the notoriety of “The Donald.”

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Highs and Lows of July

The beginning of July wasn’t super-exciting, but it got more interesting in the second half — at the beginning of my “vacation season!”

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Highs and Lows of June

Wow – is it ever hot this month! The heat index has been between 105 and 112 nearly every day  — yikes.

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A Great Way to Look at Birthdays

  Today’s my birthday!

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Other Bloggers’ Great Blog Posts #2

When They Come Home – a touching story (how true it is, too!) about how a mom feels when her child grows up and comes home to “visit”  101 Things in 1,000 Days – a 3-minute video about my blogger … Continue reading

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Things I’ve Learned This Week

1) That my new car’s side-view mirrors do fold in (if only I’d known that earlier…) 2) That a website called Nextdoor is a free and private social network for people living in specific neighborhoods. Locate your neighborhood, join at … Continue reading

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