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Thursday’s Thoughts:  Like riding a bike

From my Five-Minute Journal, today’s quote was from Albert Einstein: Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.  Although this morning was the first time I’d heard this quote, I think it’s been something that I’ve always subconsciously tried to use in my life when things are a challenge. … Continue reading Thursday’s Thoughts:  Like riding a bike

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Wellness Wednesday: 6 Reasons to Drink More Water & 6 Ways to Make it Happen 

Today, one of the things I aim to accomplish is to drink enough water. I live in a state of dehydration- most days running on coffee alone. Yes, I realize that this is terrible. So…I’m working on it. I know on the days that I have consumed the right amount I feel soooooo much better.… Continue reading Wellness Wednesday: 6 Reasons to Drink More Water & 6 Ways to Make it Happen 

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(Not so) Tall Tale Tuesday: Pride and Coffee 

It’s Tuesday again and you know what that means??? Yes, that’s right… it’s (Not so) Tall Tale Tuesday.  See the first of these posts for the background of these tales. The next prompt in the list on A Medium Corporation by Bianca Bass is: Write about a lesson you learned the hard way. Man, I have to… Continue reading (Not so) Tall Tale Tuesday: Pride and Coffee 

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Mommy Review Monday: Five-Minute Journal 

A few days back I posted about my new journey using The Five-Minute Journal and said I’d let you all know how it’s gone for 5 days- and now it’s been more than that but I decided to wait to post on Mommy Review Monday. I did make it the solid 5 days that it challenged me to… Continue reading Mommy Review Monday: Five-Minute Journal 

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Sweet Sunday: Easy Banana Bread

Today I had a few very ripe bananas and decided to make a little tasty treat for the family. My Grammy mailed this recipe to me when I was in college, along with $5 to buy a pound of butter and a loaf pan. Great memories and pretty great recipe too. It seems like we never end… Continue reading Sweet Sunday: Easy Banana Bread