Favorite Things, Friends, Humor

Our Friendship is Justin Bieber-Years-Old

  That's 25 for those of you that don't know how old Justin Bieber is. I had to google it because I didn't know/care how old he was but the point is that my friendship with Rebecca is that old. Has endured that long. The lifetime of a grown-ass human who has sold billions of… Continue reading Our Friendship is Justin Bieber-Years-Old

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Blogging, Friends, Humor

Bloggers Who Need to Blog Again

  Why is it the ones who blog every week (or sometimes three times per week) aren't the ones you really want to blog in the first place? I used to have a huge circle of blogging friends four years ago. Let me clarify that: I used to have a huge circle of blogging friends… Continue reading Bloggers Who Need to Blog Again

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Food, Link Party

Crock Pot Mongolian Beef Made Easier

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Conagra Brands. All opinions are mine alone. #SeasonalSolutions #CollectiveBias #RecipesThatCrock My friend Rebecca has given me so many recipes over the years, so I don't even question a new one when she says that I need to try. There are many reasons our friendship has… Continue reading Crock Pot Mongolian Beef Made Easier

Family, Humor, Life

Writing Challenge #8- The Night of My 21st Birthday

So I totally blew the writing challenges this month. Oh come on, you knew I would and I knew it too. It was too much pressure. April is a busy month here anyway with soccer starting for both girls and now I am freelancing in addition to doing side work AND trying to work on… Continue reading Writing Challenge #8- The Night of My 21st Birthday

Blogging, Friends, Product Reviews

If You Don’t Like to Laugh, Then Don’t Buy This Book

Maybe that wasn't the best title. As you know, lately I have not been doing so well with titles and this one is pretty much par for the course. I met my friend Keith two years ago at the Erma Bombeck Writers Workshop. Actually, I think Shannon snagged him first and then I met him… Continue reading If You Don’t Like to Laugh, Then Don’t Buy This Book

Friends, Life, Sponsored Post

Why I Gave My Sick Friend Flowers in a Snowstorm #ILookToHer

  I am surrounded by some amazing women in my life, near and far. Women whom I look up to, respect and love deeply on many different levels. So when¬†FTD¬†approached me a few weeks ago about their #ILookToHer campaign, I was intrigued. Here was the deal: they wanted me to hand deliver a bouquet of… Continue reading Why I Gave My Sick Friend Flowers in a Snowstorm #ILookToHer