Monthly Archives: May 2011

Do opposites attract?

Do opposites attract? Do you think mixed marriages make it HARDER or MORE EXCITING and FUN? Are you in a relationship with someone who’s your opposite that works? Or did you partner with your opposite and just couldn’t make it … Continue reading

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Daredevil or stupid? from mssc

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Question of the day

What was the last thing you bought yourself for fun?

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Free To Be X, Y, or Z?

Many of you have heard the news story recently about the couple who have chosen to keep the gender of their 3rd child a secret.  Yes, a secret.  The child’s 2 older brother’s, the midwives who were there, and one close … Continue reading

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Pepper Bacon Green Beans from Jenny

Pepper Bacon Green Beans Candy-like, green beans. Ingredients 1/4 lb pepper bacon 4 cups green beans, chopped 3/4 cup chopped red onion Directions In a hot skillet, add the chopped pepper bacon. Stir frequently, until nearly done / crisp, about … Continue reading

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Question of the day

If you could make a citizens arrest, what you arrest people for? Please feel free to give more than one answer.

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Pull Up a Blanket

This picture was taken last year at the lake we vacation at, with my parents. Those are my parents, actually. That would be Dad, laying down, and Mom, staring off toward the lake. I love this vacation – we go … Continue reading

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How many do you own?

The average woman owns 7 handbags. 19% say they use their purses as a distraction to hide behind on fat days, 16 % use it as a security blanket, and 30% feel bag envy. The purse in the post is … Continue reading

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Low Cal Indian-Spiced Chicken Pitas

Low cal recipe from Eating well. Make a perfect summer supper: grill spice-rubbed chicken breasts and tuck them into whole-wheat pitas along with fresh vegetables and a tangy yogurt sauce. Serve with: Grilled vegetables and a pilsner. READER’S COMMENT: “It … Continue reading

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Question of the day

If you had to move to another state, which one would you choose?

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Braingle

Patriotic Stars Many movie and television stars served in the military. Several were highly decorated and were even heroes. Given a few brief facts, can you guess the movie or television star’s name?

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Surgeon’s planning joke

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Question of the day

What’s the single most memorable piece of advice you received that helped you in your life?

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Braingle

Don’t Call Me “Old”! I may be “chronologically gifted” or even “folliculously challenged”, but please, never “old”! Political correctness, idioms, and some quotable quotes are featured in this quiz about the decrepit and doddery … oops! … the vintage and … Continue reading

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Be Prepared

I thought this was something all of us should be thinking about. If not actually doing it, at least thinking about it and knowing where all this stuff is.

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Municipal Waist from mssc

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Question of the day

What movie do you know the most words (catch phrases) to?

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T.G.I.F.

Well, it’s that time again…yep, it’s FRIDAY!!! Happy Memorial Day Weekend! I hope everyone had a great week. Anyone have plans for the long holiday? Any traditions? We never do too much. Mostly, just enjoy the extra time off. This year, … Continue reading

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When you realize you don’t know everything

In his latest book, “Familyhood,” Paul Reiser says the most challenging part of being a dad, is trying to postpone the moment when they realize you don’t know anything. Can you recall the first question your child asked, to which … Continue reading

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Grilled Stuffed Zucchini from Jenny

3 tbsp grated Parmesan cheese 1/2 tsp salt 1 tbsp fresh mint, minced 5 tsps olive oil 1/4 tsp minced garlic 2 tbsps chopped red onion 4 medium zucchini 1/2 cup dry bread crumbs 1/2 cup shredded nonfat mozzarella cheese Directions Cut … Continue reading

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Where there’s a will there’s a way

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Question of the day

What is the last song you caught yourself singing in the shower?

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Parental influences

Influence or brainwashing? Brainwashing or influence? This was on another blog and it really got me thinking. When I had Jason one of the first things he got was a Viking and Twins sleeper. He had North Stars stuff and … Continue reading

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Refreshing Cucumber Salad

For 4 serving~ 2 small cucumbers, thinly sliced 1/2 small red onion, thinly sliced 1 large tomato, halved and sliced 3 tablespoons mayonnaise 1 tablespoon white vinegar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper Directions In a medium bowl, … Continue reading

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