Category Archives: lifestyles

Bucket Lists

I read this on DM’s blog, Heart to Heart this morning (Sunday, March 21) and got his permission to share it with all of you and to see what opinions you may have on the subject. Bucket list: Things you’d … Continue reading

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Can Facebook And Twitter Harm Your Marriage?

When this came on the news, I knew it was going to be something that would interest me and I was anxious to hear it. Can Facebook and Twitter harm your marriage? I guess I thought it would slam social … Continue reading

Posted in activities, adults, behavior, choices, computers, differences, facebook, husbands, internet, lifestyles, marriage, married, men, people, relationships, spouse, texting, things, twitter, wives, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 28 Comments

Napping at lunchtime

My step daughter called me during her lunch hour yesterday and we talked for 15 minutes or so. She needed to “vent” to me. We don’t have your “normal” step family deal. We’re more like friends. We are very close … Continue reading

Posted in adults, behavior, differences, good question, jobs, lifestyles, naps, people, sleep, sleeping, things, work, working | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

Nothing Important!

I know you’re probably thinking, who is this crazy lady writing now! I know, I know, I very rarely write. So I thought what the heck, I’ll just write! About what? Nothing important. You see I live in the outskirts … Continue reading

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This Year, I Resolve…

I’ve been thinking a lot about New Year’s Resolutions.  Every year, it seems, I make the same tired ones that everyone else does: to lose weight, to get more organized, to rid my house and my mind of clutter, to … Continue reading

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My Promise To Myself

What is the resolution that most people make? Lose weight, become more healthy. For me it wasn’t really a New Years Resolution but more like a promise to myself. I’m going to be 100% honest and tell you how I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in adulthood, aging, appearances, bad habits, beauty, behavior, choices, eating habits, exercise, habits, health, hereditary, lifestyles, obsessive, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

My Dog

My dog sleeps about 20 hours a day. He has his food prepared for him. He can eat whenever he wants, 24/7/365. His meals are provided at no cost to him. He visits the Dr. once a year for his … Continue reading

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Soaps

Who watches Soap Opera’s? Or should I ask, who will admit to watching them? My mom never watch soaps but my grandma watched a couple. I can remember watching General Hospital with her when I was just a child. I … Continue reading

Posted in activities, addictions, changes, choices, differences, favorites, fears, grandma, habits, housework, lifestyles, memories, memory, mom's, people, soap operas., things, tv, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments

What is a role model?

You know, when this first came on the news, I thought so what, who cares. It’s none of our business and it shouldn’t be news. Tiger Woods! I figured something was up. Who’s driving like that in their driveway in … Continue reading

Posted in adults, athletes, behavior, beliefs, celebrities, children, choices, differences, disappointment, embarassing, embarrassing, feelings, humiliate, jobs, kids, lifestyles, movie stars, peer pressure, people, privacy, responsibility, role models, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

White house party crashers

I’m sorry if you’re sick of the subject but it’s just not going away. It was on every single news broadcast that I watched today. Not even just news shows but shows like The View were talking about this today … Continue reading

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How do you sleep?

I’ve had trouble staying asleep for the last couple of months and I wondered if this is normal. For the better part of my life I’ve had trouble falling asleep. I can remember when I was in school, I would … Continue reading

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Kids and burnout

I remember when my boys were young and a few people told me I had them involved in to many things. I didn’t think they were. I saw this on a special report the other night and started to think … Continue reading

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What If We Lost The Internet?

Last night when this came on the news Paul laughed and said “I’d like to see what you’d be like with no computer!” I turned to him and said “what the hell about you?” What about all your farms and … Continue reading

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Diet Or Exercise To Lose Weight?

I have to admit something to everyone. I hate to say it out loud lest to make it seem more real but here goes….I’ve gained almost 25 pounds since I quit smoking. Doesn’t that just suck??? It’s sickening. Don’t worry, … Continue reading

Posted in activities, behavior, diets, differences, eating habits, exercise, lifestyles, live and learn, people, things, Uncategorized, unhealthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 27 Comments

Wish Fulfilled?

A cabbie picks up a Nun.  She gets into the cab, and notices that the VERY handsome cab driver won’t stop staring at her. She asks him why he is staring.  He replies: “I have a question to ask, but … Continue reading

Posted in adulthood, adults, behavior, dressing up, fun, funny, guys, habits, Halloween, humor, humorous, jokes, laughs, laughter, life, life lessons, lifestyles, live and learn, mistakes, religion, sister | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

COFFEE FILTERS from Don and Mary

Coffee filters ..who knew! And you can buy 1,000 at the  Dollar Tree for almost nothing. 1. Cover bowls or dishes when cooking in the microwave. Coffee filters make excellent covers. 2. Clean windows and mirrors. Coffee filters are lint-free so … Continue reading

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Overly dramic people

Since I told you that I watch Dr. Phil, I can now say that when I saw this on his show, I laughed my butt off. I mean really, we all know people like this don’t we? The OVERLY dramatic … Continue reading

Posted in adults, bad habits, behavior, choices, compulsive, differences, drama, dramatic, emotions, feelings, friendship, life, lifestyles, obsessive, people, pretending, problems, things, Uncategorized, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Reason for falling out of love

I’ve been in recent contact with an old friend. I have to admit that I haven’t talked to her in about 6 years and in that time both our lives have really changed. We got reconnected quite by accident. Someone … Continue reading

Posted in adults, arguments, bad habits, behavior, changes, characteristics, choices, dating, differences, emotions, feelings, fighting, friends, friendships, lifestyles, live and learn, love, marriage, people, personality, problems, relationships, sorrow, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

A very odd couple

This was to cute not to share.

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My Little Dreams

I know everyone has a list of things they want to do before their time comes. A bucket list if you will. I think someone even wrote about this already but frankly I’m just too lazy to go back and … Continue reading

Posted in activities, adults, behavior, bucket list, choices, death, differences, embarassing, fast food, favorite, feelings, happiness, life, lifestyles, people, things, thinking, thoughts, travel, trips, Uncategorized, wishes, ziggy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

I’m NOT smoking!

I was one of those people who never thought I’d quit smoking. It’s probably a good thing I got sick or I never would have. Hey, I loved smoking. But there are so many things I don’t miss about it. … Continue reading

Posted in adults, behavior, changes, choices, cigarettes, differences, fears, feelings, food, habits, health, health care, judging, kindness, life, lifestyles, live and learn, medical care, medicine, opinions, people, self control, smoking, things, unhealthy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

Vacations or fixing things up at home?

I know when it comes to this subject that I’m pretty different from a lot of other people. I’m not sure why but it’s just the way I am. I would have so much more rathered fix my house or … Continue reading

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Michigan Authorities Attack Woman for Babysitting Neighbor Kids

When I heard this story last week, to be honest, I couldn’t believe it. I mean really. All this woman is doing is trying to be nice to her neighbors children. Now she’s in for a fight and I for … Continue reading

Posted in babysitters, babysitting, behavior, child care, childhood, children, choices, daycare, differences, emotions, environment, fears, feelings, kids, kindness, lifestyles, memories, money, neighborhood, neighbors, parent's, parenting, people, problems, relationships, stupid people, things, thinking, thoughts, Uncategorized, volunteer, working parents | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Bikes to school by SKL

How many of you walked or biked to school as kids? My family always lived close enough to walk to all of our schools.  It would have been fun to bike, but even when all of us had a bike … Continue reading

Posted in activities, behavior, bikes, childhood, children, choices, dangers, differences, education, kids, lifestyles, live and learn, memories, neighborhood, old days, people, safety, school, things, today's times, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Why Do We Live Through Sports Teams?

“The day after the Minnesota Vikings dramatic, last-second victory over the San Francisco 49ers, fans are still celebrating, talking about “our win.” But we didn’t really help the team. Why do we feel like we win when our teams win?” … Continue reading

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