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Empathy is the starting point

 Empathy truly is the starting point of oh so many things. I just read an article on Upworthy about empathy, which was actually paid for by Hallmark for their “Care Enough Initiative.” No matter who paid for it I thought the list included in the article was rather good. Unfortunately it was written for the […]

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Ponytail Hats to Keep Your Ears Warm

Yep those ponytail hats are my new best friends. It certainly appears that winter is fast approaching. Which means around here super cold, biting winds that just about freeze my ears off! You see I walk and hike quite a bit and when I do I pull my hair back into a pony tail. Why? […]

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life of the party

Life of the Party

Brownie Wise is a name that you probably have never heard before. But you do know her. Brownie Wise was the force behind Tupperware. She was the one that got the party plan of selling really off the ground and running. She was the one that motivated huge numbers of other women to go out […]

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recycle those bras

The best thing about coming home is…

Taking off that damn bra…is the best thing about coming home after work! At least it is for me. And I have a feeling that many of you women out there…young and old…are right now saying YES!!! Granted you may not necessarily have to be living solo to love this one but personally I think […]

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why you need to stop wearing shoes inside

Why you need to stop wearing shoes inside

Seriously are you still wearing your shoes once you get home and inside the house? Why? There are some great reasons why you should not do so. For instance the number of bacteria on the bottom of our shoes is really super gross. Did you know that an average of 421,000 bacteria is not uncommon […]

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Why is it important to have the phone in your face?

Have you ever wondered what you look like with that phone in your face? Or how much of life you lose when you sit there looking at your damn phone? Seriously I see so many people out to dinner with others, walking down the street, or sitting around with friends where they have their face […]

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age is simply a limitation you set upon yourself

Is knowing his age really that important?

  Personally I say age makes no difference… Are we women (and probably men as well) limiting ourselves as we get older? I mean, I hear women of a certain age complain that there are no decent men to date and yea, I get it. At least to a certain extent I get it. The […]

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Friends of friends…

  Only means more friends for you! And who the heck doesn’t want more friends? But there is one area in which I actually believe women (and probably a few men as well) are really dropping the ball. Many years ago I had lunch with a guy…ok, so it was sort of a blind date. […]

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Can we please call it what it is

  July 4th my friend is a date! It is not a holiday. Yes, I know that sometimes I can be a nitpicker. I’m not denying it. Some things just bug me while others sort of get a pass. And for some reason this year this one just bugs the hell out of me. There […]

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When did you celebrate your personal independence?

We are coming up on a holiday weekend… at least here in the US as our country celebrates Independence Day! July 4th is generally a day in which families and friends get together for barbeques and to watch fireworks. So many people though look at this day as a holiday from work. Which of course […]

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