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A Full Grown Deer Living In Your House? Really?
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This is a heart-warming video about a blind deer named Dillie who was adopted by a wonderful human family. Dillie is now famous – millions of people have seen her and she’s been on National Geographic and even had a book written about her. Dillie could have had a short and brutal life, blind with cataracts […]

7 Natural Remedies for Adult Acne
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Here are seven natural remedies for acne. However, I’m not making the mistake of thinking that you’re a teenager. Possibly you are but the truth is that acne affects people of all ages, even though teenagers suffer for it more than us older folks. So before you go racing out and spend a fortune at […]

Happy Mother’s Day 2017
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Happy mother’s day to all you mom’s out there! My mom has been gone for many years so be sure that you appreciate your mother today if she is still with you. We only get one!

Caution: Waking Up A Sleeper Can Be Quite Dangerous
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Waking a sleeper can be hazardous to our health as evidenced in this amazing video of a male tiger waking his wife. The funniest part to me is the casual way he backs off, getting a drink of water and walking away as though it’s no big deal. And the lady tiger is REALLY mad! […]

Happy Easter, 2017
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Happy Easter, 2017. This is a very important day for Christians, but we mustn’t forget the light hearted and humorous, too, like the funny eggs below.                         My grandaughter, age 6, is beside herself with excitement. She will eat more candy than any day […]

Choosing A Crib Quilt
Categories: Kids

I recently bought a crib quilt as a gift for a baby shower. Nobody could be more concerned about child safety than I am but I think some of the ideas today are a bit … unhinged. There are dire warnings from some “experts” about crib quilts because they might cause SIDS. Really? Are you […]

How Yellowstone Wolves Changed The Course of Rivers – LOVELY!
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Wolves get a really bad rap, but I’ve always loved them myself. Of course, if I were face to face with a hungry band I might change my mind, but I can admire them from afar. This lovely, short video shows how introducing a mere 14 wolves to Yellowstone National Park literally changed the course […]

Happy New Year, 2017
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Happy new year to everyone on this bright and beautiful first day of 2017. I hope you aren’t too hung over? :-) I gave up alcohol years ago but I remember a headache-y new year’s day or two from my misspent youth. May your year be bright and beautiful and filled with prosperity, joy and love.

Merry Christmas, 2016!
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Merry Christmas to everyone in the world! May the lovely spirit of the season descend on the human race and peace and joy reign everywhere, eternally. To me, Christmas most of all means family and I share this joyous day with the members of my small family. I hope the same for you, wherever you […]

Winter Solstice 2016: The First Day of Winter
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Today is the first day of winter. Autumn is my favorite season by far and I am always sad to note its passing. Still, winter is a lovely time and I definitely prefer it over the hot, steamy days of summer. The winter solstice is always a toss up here in Atlanta. Will it be […]