Month: October 2016

Happy Halloween 2016

Yes, Halloween has finally arrived!!! Soon there will be happy costumed children ringing your doorbell anticipating some great candy treats. It’s a fun night for kids . . . I remember how I enjoyed it . . . running from house to house . . . ringing doorbells and shouting “Trick-or-Treat!!” Our childhood memories are great . . . and those we shared with our children . . . and grandchildren . . . New memories can be made every day . . . We are truly blessed with holidays and different celebrations . . . as long as...

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Halloween Kickoff Weekend

Halloween is a fun event for young and old alike. I just needed to add my favorite YouTube video of Monster Mash! It was quite a sensation when it came out in 1962. And I still love it and will share it here every year . . . Your guests may enjoy dancing to this catchy tune at your Halloween Party . . . and it’s all right for kids, too. The fun thing is that it is still popular after all these years . . . I’m surprised there haven’t been more fun Halloween hits . . ....

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Smoothies That Taste Like Candy

Is it possible for a healthy smoothie to taste like your favorite candy? Smoothies are popular . . . healthy . . . and sometimes not all that delicious . . . The whole idea of having a healthy smoothie is to drink it . . . so it has to taste good . . . otherwise it’s healthy without fun. And we all like to have something to look forward to . . . not hold your nose and gulp something down . . . because it’s good for you. Well, Tyler Cordell, the author of Crazy Candy...

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When Someone Echoes Your Thoughts

Have you ever thought of something about yourself and then someone else says something similar to what you thought, but in reference to themselves? Yesterday I was talking with a couple of my internet marketing friends. Out of the blue he made a reference regarding the direction he wanted to focus with his on-line business. Everything he said, echoed a similar thought I had earlier in the day about the direction I want to focus my paper crafts. He’s interested in woodworking and has a website about it, but he hasn’t done a lot with it. He’s busy building...

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Sizzix Bigz Village Dwelling Die by Tim Holtz

I’m a big fan of Tim Holtz and Sizzix’s Big Shot. Tim Holtz was the inspiration behind the electric version Vagabond. It looks like a suitcase and you can add travel labels to it. This is an excellent die cutting machine for those who do a lot of die cutting and those with issues with their hands . . . or are just tired of hand cranking the dies through the Big Shot. One or the other of these machines is necessary to use the Sizzix Bigz Village Dwelling Die by Tim Holtz. This die is essential in making...

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