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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,100 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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My Blogging Blindspot

You know what’s the worst feature of my blog? The drafts folder. What happens is, I’ll start writing something and I’ll save it as a draft. Then over the next day or two, I’ll continue writing, editing, revising, polishing, playing with it, … Continue reading

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What I Learned From Blogging Every Day

Well, I learned that I don’t blog enough. Seriously. Every day in August, and here it is September 17th and not a peep since Labor Day. What is it with me? Because the thing I learned from blogging every day … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 31 – Gratitude

Well, I made it! Thirty-one days of blogging every day. I had great plans for this final post. And wouldn’t you know it, I’ve got a migraine coming on. So it’s not going to be what I wanted it to … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 30 – A Youthful Celebrity Crush

Oh, this one is so easy! It’s Shaun Cassidy! The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries TV show began in 1977 and in pretty short order, they ditched Nancy Drew and focused on those young hotties, Frank and Joe Hardy, played by … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 29 – A Funny Memory

I have to admit, I’ve been struggling with this one. Despite my much-touted memory, when you say to me, “Conjure up a particular kind of memory” I tend to come up blank. And as much funny as my husband has … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 28 – Selfie!

Today I’m supposed to post a “selfie” but not being a teenage girl with a cell phone, I don’t have a bunch of those at my disposal. I do have a favorite photo of myself, though, which is saying a … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 27 – 5 Interview Questions For A Historical Figure

Ooooo, this is a fun one! Whom shall I choose? What should I ask, since I only have five questions? I spent most of the day thinking about this, and I narrowed it down to these people: 1) Queen Elizabeth … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 26 – 10 Things That Make Me Smile

1) My kids 2) My husband (if he doesn’t make me laugh out loud at least five times in a day, well, there’s something wrong) 3) The view out my windows 4) Books:  the more, the better 5) The idea … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 25 – A Recent Dream

I have the entire list of daily challenges printed out, and I’ve been looking ahead so that nothing ever sneaks up and surprises me (if you know me, you’re nodding your head at this desire to be prepared).  By Day … Continue reading

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