Happy New Year and Blog of the Year

  What a wonderful year it’s going to be.  How do I know?  Because I decided. I set the intention. I made the plan.  <vbg>   The year started off wonderfully in my house. About 11:30 last night, my daughter called from a party they attended with some friends they met at my granddaughter’s school.  If I was up, they were going to come over on their way home and welcome in the new year with me.  What a treat!  I...

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Reader Appreciation Award

This is an extra post for me…and it’s special.  I have been presented with the Reader Appreciation Award from Melis at IAMNOTSHE. Melis writes about her family, her struggle with bulimia, and life.  She often writes poems, all as unique and beautiful as she is.  But most of all, Melis is always honest and humble.  Thank you Melis for including me in your circle of friends. The rules for this award as laid out by The Reader...

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Fun Games and Awards

I don’t normally post on the weekends, but this seems a perfect time to reply to some of the awards I’ve been given and the game of eleven. Troy, at http://lifeaisle.wordpress.com/ awarded me the  “Very Inspiring Blogger Award”.  It  doesn’t include any rules. Only that you thank the blogger that presented you with the award, and pass it on to others if you so desire. Thank you Troy for considering me in this category....

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More Fun with Awards

When I started Kristen Lamb’s class We Are Not Alone, back in October, I wasn’t so sure about blogging.  I’m a voracious reader but I don’t read blogs is what I told myself.  So I sat around and watched and learned, got started on twitter and hung out with some of the coolest people I’ve had the pleasure of meeting. Then one day I decided that I had to do what I’d tell a client to do and that is “Jump...

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Liebster Award

On January 16, I was honored to receive the Liebster Award from SJ Driscoll.  The Liebster is designed to support and encourage small bloggers (less than 200 followers). Sally’s blog, Come Sit by My Fire includes a variety of topics.  From Do you support slavery? Most people do. to I Want Her Car, Sally’s blog is always entertaining and thought provoking. I’m passing this award on to the following new bloggers: Suzanne...

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