SendOutCards is having deep discount sale on gifts

SendOutCards is having a deep discount sale on Christmas type gifts (while supplies last) that are sent with a real greeting card. When you sign up for a free account (my website only) you get an automatic 15 points and $2.00 for postage. The gifts costs vary but I...

I WISH YOU ENOUGH

I found this on Facebook and started to cry because I'm so close to my mom and I don't ever what to have a conversation like this with her. Enjoy! I WISH YOU ENOUGH. Recently, I overheard a mother and daughter in their last moments together at the airport as the...

The Power of Positive Thoughts

I am going to ask you to something very strange right now. First of all, I want you to stop doing anything for about one minute. I want you to listen to your thoughts. Now tell me, what thoughts fill your head? Would you label them as positive or negative? Now let's...

The Joys of Moving

The picture to the left is a greeting card from SendOutCards. that fit right what I'm been feeling. My family has been in the process of moving (not the actual moving yet) and it has really been CRAZY! You have the house search, try looking at a house with two little...

Organize your addresses now before the Christmas rush

It’s not too early to organize your addresses for your Christmas cards. It’s the beginning of October and in no time at all it will be late November.  It’s going to take a little time contacting people that have moved during the last year. First send an email to the...

3 Easy Steps to Downloading Free Amazon Kindle eBooks

Are you tired of wasting your time going to Amazon and searching for free Kindle eBooks? For the next three days I'll be giving away a free eBook on Amazon.com. For the last 6 months, I've been downloading free eBooks and not by visiting Amazon.com everyday. I've...

My Teen Camp Experience

Several weeks ago I was able to spend the whole weekend with 10 teen moms in a camp in Northern Michigan.  It was very scary at first since this was my first time volunteering as "mentor mom" and first time going to a camp ever in my life (city girl). My hope was that...

What saddens me the most

I was visiting with my mother and kids to see my mother in-law on a unusual warm Friday afternoon. After the visit we visited our old neighborhood near Connor and Jefferson in Detroit. We visited my mom’s Goddaughter at her house not to far away.  On our way it was...

Don Cornelius didn’t know how much he was loved

I was shocked to learn the death of Don Cornelius. I remember the days when I was a child and we would watch the Soul Train. We even had a local version in Detroit called “The Scene”. I recently read an article on CNN about how his son, Tony, didn’t realized how much...

Merry Christmas

It’s seems like I’m only posting blogs once a quarter. It seems like lately, I have literally have to make time to write something.  Our family went to Chicago for a couple of days, it was way too short but we were grateful for that time away. Bill and I got to go to...