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Happy Birthday USA: 4th of July 2019
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Happy birthday, wonderful United States of America!  Everybody loves the 4th of July holiday with its hotdogs, parades and fireworks (I admit that I don’t much like those at 1AM :-) Have a safe and toasty 4th and spare a thought for how blessed we are to be here in this wonderful existence.

Whale Watching With A Whale Friend
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We humans underestimate the wildlife that shares our planet with us. One of our favorite posts on BlissPlan is of an octopus expressing gratitude, which seems amazing, but it’s clearly true. Now here’s a whale who actually retrieves a girl’s cell phone. Around May of 2019, a beluga whale was found in Norway wearing a […]

The First Day of Summer: June 21, 2019
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Welcome to summer! Today is officially the first day of summer which is a favorite season for so many people – especially kids. “No school” is always greeted with approval. :-) We’ve had some days here where the weather was almost like my fav season – autumn. But there are bound to be lots of […]

Organic Baby Formula: Smart Move or a Waste of Money?
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Organic ANYTHING costs more in the store. So is organic baby formula actually worth the extra expenditure?  Of course, being a mom, you tend to be over protective of your baby. You always want what’s best for him and you want to ensure that (s)he is given no less than the best. This is especially […]

The Baby Boomer Population LOVES American Classic Cars
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If you’re a member of the baby boomer population (like me) you might already know this: boomers love American classic cars. Maybe you have wanted that flashy Camaro, or your memory of seeing the classic 1965 Mustang shines bright in your mind, but you just never got around to owning one. There were probably solid […]

Organic Baby Clothes: Durable, Lightweight, Comfy and SAFE!
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Aside from organic baby bedding, another hit among mothers and expectant moms are organic baby clothes. These clothes are typically made from natural or organic sources like plants. Though these clothes cost more than common baby clothes, the comfort they provide still make them the ideal choice. Not to mention they can be adorable – […]

Choosing Organic Baby Presents For The New Little Ones
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  In baby showers, baptismal and even 1st year birthdays, one of the most popular gift choices are organic baby presents. What makes these gifts highly demanded is the fact that they provide comfort and safety for newborns and toddlers. Some of the products include organic baby clothes, organic baby bedding and more and they […]

Happy Mother’s Day 2019
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Happy Mother’s Day 2019! I’ve read it’s THE most popular restaurant day of the year, followed closely by Valentine’s day. Guess all you family members don’t want to cook and it would be a bit tacky to ask your mother to fix her own honorary feast? :-) Seriously, it’s a time to let your Mom […]

Happy St. Patrick’s Day 2019
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Luck of the Irish to ye on this wonderful St. Patrick’s Day 2019. If you have any Irish blood in you, be sure to wear some green today because you surely don’t want to get pinched. Just don’t drink too much green beer (ick!). You don’t need a hangover on March 18. ☺ 

eBay Fraud: What To Do If You’re A Victim of a Scam on eBay (Or Anywhere)
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I found eBay only three months after it opened!!! It wasn’t anything like it is today, as you can imagine. But I’ve done literally thousands of transactions on eBay and have had virtually no problems. But I was the victim of eBay fraud recently and here’s what I did about it. I have a Nexus […]