Valentine Love Letters Craft

Valentine Love Letters Craft

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and I haven’t done any decorating yet whatsoever.  In fact it’s been a while since I’ve done any crafts.  I still have the Valentine heart that I created a few years ago, but it’s time for something new.  The past couple of weeks I’ve been super busy so… Read More »

Four Great Ways You Can Help Support Our Troops

Four Great Ways You Can Help Support Our Troops

“We need to thank all of our troops, and particularly those for whom we can never express enough gratitude for they have given their lives so that all of us may be free and that our democracy can be a shining light for the rest of the world.” ~ Virgil Goode With Veteran’s Day coming… Read More »

Achilles Giraffe sculpture on Governors Island

Cool Photos of Governors Island Via The Acer Iconia Tab 8

A few weeks ago we took a trip to Governors Island in New York City.  Even though I was born and raised in New York City, this was my first visit to island.  Governors Island used to be a military base.  It was closed by the Coast Guard in 1996, and the Federal Government sold… Read More »

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The Mrs. Empower Women To Believe They’re Enough

Special thanks to the Mrs. for sponsoring today’s post on women empowerment and reminding me that #imENOUGH. With the barrage of messages that women receive each day—lose weight, color your hair, look younger—it’s no wonder that so many of us struggle with body and self image issues. The innovative and talented women that make up… Read More »

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Swagbucks Is Celebrating Their 6th Birthday!

The 6th birthday celebration of the popular Swagbucks.com is in full swing. In addition to their current $600 give away for 10 lucky birthday celebration winners, they are also hosting a challenge with six different teams to mark this momentous occasion. Everyone is encouraged to take part in the Swagbucks Birthday Team Challenge happening today,… Read More »

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The Great Nature Project Needs Your Pictures

As a part of its 125th birthday celebration, the National Geographic Society is hosting the Great Nature Project. This interactive photo project lasts from September 21 through 29, 2013. The goal of the project, and of Nation Geographic as a whole, is to encourage people to explore and celebrate the world around them. The Great… Read More »

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3 Tips For Protecting Your Child From Drugs

Well, we certainly live in a world that is filled with evil.  As parents, from the first day that our children come into the world, we immediately want to shelter them from all the dangers and evils that the world has to offer.  As children grow up, they face new evils and obstacles along the… Read More »

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National Geographic’s Photo Contest For Kids

In the last century, National Geographic has showcased the talents of some of the world’s best photographers. Now, they are offering kids a chance to show off their skills with their 6th Annual International Photography Contest for Kids. This photo competition is done in cooperation with the US version of National Geographic Kids, and ten… Read More »