Monthly Archives: October 2010

Biz e-Friday Countdown 10.29.10

 (This edition of Biz e-Friday Countdown was not posted last night due to technical difficulties and some really nasty malware on the computer I was using.  Very sorry!) Now, on to the Countdown! If you were too busy to read them … Continue reading

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Kangaroo Diaries

Recently, a normal family outing turned into an amazing experience. We saw some beautiful creatures and even accomplished an unofficial photo shoot in preparation for my new book release of Kangaroo‘s Shoes. I thought it would be cute to get some pictures of kangaroos … Continue reading

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What’s in Your Pantry?

This afternoon we had some really drastic weather in the Midwest.  During the lunch hour, a tornado warning was issued in the downtown area that I work. Having grown up in Ohio and also having lived in Miami, FL for several years, I … Continue reading

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Angry BMW Owners Should Take Advice from Ice Cube

A recent article in the U.K.’s Telegraph called out BMW drivers as the angriest on the road. The poll revealed that BMW drivers are more likely to tailgate, flick the finger and speed than anyone else on the road. I … Continue reading

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Biz e-Friday Countdown 10.22.10

If you were too busy to read them all– good news–we did it for you! Here’s what you missed. This week’s best and brightest blogs are: 5.) Finslippy Finslippy’s post “Blog Post: Check” sums up in a nutshell how the … Continue reading

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The Day I Almost Lost My Daughter – Part 3 of 3

Part III – Continued from yesterday’s post Everything had to be ruled out before they could give us an answer.  There just weren’t any clues as to what was going on. We were told that we could kiss her goodbye before she … Continue reading

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The Day I Almost Lost My Daughter – Part 2 of 3

Part II  – Continued from yesterday’s post Fortunately, I am extremely level-headed and “all business” in crisis situations.  That was the one and only thing I had going for me at that point. My husband continued to help the EMT … Continue reading

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The Day I Almost Lost My Daughter – Part 1 of 3

(Due to the length of this post, it will be a three-part series. I preface this by saying in no way shape or form is this going to be humorous.  But, this really did happen.) This week will mark the … Continue reading

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Biz e-Friday Countdown 10.15.10

If you were too busy to read them all– good news–we did it for you! Here’s what you missed. This week’s best and brightest blogs are: 5.) Motherlode A cute and fond look back at the beauty of first pregnancies.  … Continue reading

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There is No Such Thing as a Normal Parent

Yesterday Oprah dedicated her show to finding out “what is normal?” She polled everyday people to find out, on average, what is normal for habits in love, hygiene, and living. Questions such as, “How often do you pick your nose?” … Continue reading

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