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August Blogging Challenge: Day 24 – Learn Something New

The prompt for today is:  Learn something you know nothing about and share five facts. It’s hard for me to come up with a topic that I don’t know something about. I’m not trying to brag here. I’ve talked about my … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 23 – Spend $5

The assignment for today is to spend $5 and share how you spent it. Happy to! Today is Friday, and with school back in session, my writing group got back to work. My money was spent on warm, fragrant chai at … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 22 – This One Is For Me

Today’s prompt is about on-line shopping. I don’t really have anything exciting to say about on-line shopping. But today, this very blog post is my 100th post on this blog! And I’m pretty excited about that! Thanks for being here … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 21 – Twenty-One

At first, I thought this was going to be really hard. What was so special about being 21 that I’d remember it? I turned 21 on June 8, 1987. Yeah, so what? Big year? My daughter, being a teenager, pointed … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 20 – 3 Smells That Trigger Memories

According to “How Stuff Works,” smell is the sense which is the most closely tied to memory:  “Because the olfactory bulb is part of the brain’s limbic system, an area so closely associated with memory and feeling it’s sometimes called … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 19 – Bucket List, Yet To Accomplish

This is simple. Unlike most people, there’s only one thing left on my bucket list. Get a book published. With every passing year, it seems less and less likely, even though from everything I read, it seems that the longer you … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 18 – Bucket List, 3 Things Done

JSYK, I am not feeling great today. I took a long nap but still can’t shake this feeling of energy draining out of my pores. Today and tomorrow, I’m supposed to share with you items from my bucket list. Today … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 17 – Time Travel

The prompt today asks, if you could go back in time, when would you go and why? First of all, I’d stock up on ibuprofen, antibiotics and other personal comforts. Because life back before 1950 or so was simply nasty, if … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 16 – Try Something New

I didn’t think about this prompt when I decided to do something new and completely out of character last weekend. On Saturday, my family met up with some friends who live in Denver and we all went to the Denver County Fair. … Continue reading

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August Blogging Challenge: Day 15 – Around My Town

Well, unfortunately, my camera is broken and the camera in my phone is little and dinky.  So rather than a personal, guided tour around Louisville, Colorado, we’re going to take a different approach. First, check this out:  Louisville is number … Continue reading

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