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Feb 01

Music Mondays – Sound of Silence

Music Mondays

Hey there!  Happy Monday to all of you! I enjoy the new start of the week when I can sit down in front of the computer and get to work. Check out the new graphic!  I figured if I didn’t have to create a new graphic every time I had to write this blog post, …

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Jan 11

Music Monday – Vocalese – Moody’s Mood for Love

I dug back into the archives of my music collection for my first post of the New Year.  I’ve always loved this song, not only because of the fine vocal stylings of King Pleasure and Blossom Dearie, but also for the history behind the song itself.  Moody’s Mood for Love is a swoon-worthy slow dance …

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Nov 01

Giveaway – Starter Bug Out Bag


  A great bag to keep in the car for those emergencies.  Add bottled water, some energy bars and a sturdy zombie-beating crowbar to complete the kit.  Doll not included in the prize…she’s there to pretty it up.  Enter below for more entries.   a Rafflecopter giveaway Related Posts:No Related Posts

Oct 16

Blogtoberfest – Urban Legends to Keep You Up at Night – Part 2

thousand steps

The Thousand Steps Behind a rusty, broken gate at the top of the bluffs overlooking the Mississippi in Eagle Point Park (Clinton, Iowa) is an ancient set of steps plagued with tragedy and wrought with mysteries and fables. Locals call them the “Thousand Steps”, and they were built in the 1930’s along with the rest …

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Jul 27

Her Dakota Summer – Pre Order

Her Dakota Summer Cover

When you have a male nanny as sexy as Celeste’s, it’s hard to remember you’re supposed to be the boss. While the actual book isn’t releasing until August 18, feel free to preorder so it’s ready and waiting on your Kindle for a hot summer read! Click on the cover to preorder! Related Posts:No Related …

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May 29

I Don’t Binge Watch Shows…and Here’s Why


I’ve seen all over social media about how people are planning to order in and binge watch this show or that show on Netflix (my viewing poison of choice) or from their bulging DVR lists. Take it from me, I love some television. I will watch Mountain Monsters, Law and Order (The Lenny Briscoe years), …

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Apr 06

Featured Author: Jamallah Bergman – The Lady of Gladstone Manor

Another new release and we’ve got it here!  Author Jamallah Bergman has a new one out called “The Lady of Gladstone Manor”.  The cover is so elegant! Title:  The Lady of Gladstone Manor Author:  Jamallah Bergman Genre: Romance Length: 111 pages Blurb: Jackson Belle, the son of a prominent family of landscapers and architects whose work has been …

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Mar 27

Five Fierce Women of March – Entertainment Edition

March is a huge birthday month in my house.  Two of my three children were born in March, I’m at the end of March, and many of my favorite women (and men) were born in March.  Since March is a focus on Women’s History, let’s take a look at five of them. Chaka Khan From …

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Mar 03

Movie Quotes of the Seventies – My Picks

Dirty Harry

You all know that I go on kicks, and right now is the movie quote kick.  So, in order not to leave you out of my musings, here’s some seventies movie quotes that are near and dear to me.  Of course, feel free to use them, share them, tweet them or simply read them and …

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Feb 03

Giving Tuesday: To Authors and Writers and other Recipients of Vicious Reviews


…or How I learned to stop worrying about the noise around me and just write…. If you are on Facebook or Twitter or a member of any number of groups that involve readers and writers, you’ve seen it or heard it. “I got a bad review.” “I got a bad review…can you vote it down …

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