Which Way

• WEAKLY THOUGHTS   4:00 PM ON FRI NOV 24 2017
Nancy Merrill Photography wants a direction this week. Sorry about the late posting for this week’s challenge. I’ve bee…

4 SHOPPING CHECKOUT TIP

• TEA FOR TWO AND A CROWD   9:29 AM ON FRI NOV 24 2017
 
4 SHOPPING CHECKOUT TIP
Thanksgiving has come and gone; the days after are the days we spend shopping for gifts for …

Saks Fifth Avenue Holiday Light Show in New Yo…

• HOCO CONNECT   5:07 AM ON FRI NOV 24 2017
   No visit to NYC at holiday time should miss the light show at Saks Fifth Avenue.  Here is what you will s…

How to Get Unstuck

• BONNEVIVANTELIFE   10:52 AM ON WED NOV 22 2017
There is a theory that trauma lives in the body, that our memories are experienced through our senses, and stored in our b…

2017 Thanksgiving turkey

• HOCO CONNECT   4:55 AM ON TUE NOV 21 2017

Be A Tortorise

• MY NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIVING   10:56 PM ON MON NOV 20 2017
I have one basic rule!  If it doesn’t work … cut it out!I used that rule with my tonsils, and with my gallbladder, a…

Elvis My Brother by Billy Stanley

• DEENA’S DAYS   3:54 PM ON MON NOV 20 2017
I have had this first edition book by Elvis’ step brother Billy Stanley for a while, but hadn’t read it. I actu…

I Loved Her in the Movies by Robert Wagner

• DEENA’S DAYS   3:15 PM ON MON NOV 20 2017
This is the third book I have read by Robert Wagner, one was his memoir and one was similar to this one about the Golden Ag…

Thanks. Given.

• GREENFLOSS   2:44 PM ON MON NOV 20 2017
It has been longer than I can remember since I was on this site and wrote about anything.  The summer and fall (and now w…

A Timeless and Timely Optimistic ‘Annie’ Comes…

• STEVE CHARING OUTSPOKEN   9:29 PM ON SAT NOV 18 2017
Noelle Robinson as Annie and Kevin McAllister as Oliver WarbucksPhoto: Stan BarouhAs we edge into the holiday season, a hea…

prayer

• EXAMORATA   9:08 PM ON SAT NOV 18 2017
Prayer is a dangerous thing.
I began this year with a prayer, one written by Hazrat Inayat Khan. It has been answered time …

Maryland Kids In Safety Seats (KISS) Program O…

• SAVING AMY   6:00 PM ON FRI NOV 17 2017
When my first born was due in 2015, and we were in the beginning of the third trimester, I started to investigate options f…

The Reason Why Some Visions Fail

• TEA FOR TWO AND A CROWD   7:57 AM ON FRI NOV 17 2017

The challenge of vision is that: its handwork.

The Reason Why Some Visions Fail
As the year comes to an end, it&#82…


Hold off on Impeachment

• STEVE CHARING OUTSPOKEN   1:40 PM ON THU NOV 16 2017
The latest attempt is ill-timed and ill-advised.Six Democrats on November 15 signed a resolution to introduce five articles…

Neutrogena launches new hydrogel mask

• BEAUTY GURU DC   1:34 PM ON THU NOV 16 2017
Neutrogena has added a sheet mask to its Hydro Boost line and it’s only ! The new mask uses my favorite ingredient,…

Harassment reality on Capitol Hill

• HOCO CONNECT   4:53 AM ON THU NOV 16 2017
    The sexual assault and harassment scandals are now reaching into Capitol Hill.   It was only a matt…

40 FREE Christmas Events in Maryland (and DC) …

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   9:04 PM ON TUE NOV 14 2017
Jingle bells and Santa’s elves, and everything is merry and bright. As a parent, you really want to make Christmas ma…

Peace: Simple, Yet Hard

• BONNEVIVANTELIFE   4:46 PM ON TUE NOV 14 2017
When I was much younger, I sought out meditation practice in the hopes of quieting my mind enough to give me inner peace. …

Just a simple question

• HOCO CONNECT   4:08 PM ON TUE NOV 14 2017
   Now that Republicans in Congress are coming to the belief that Judge Roy Moore is morally unqualified to serve…

Dawn Powell a biography by Tim Page

• DEENA’S DAYS   3:14 PM ON TUE NOV 14 2017
I first heard of author Dawn Powell while watching Gilmore Girls (the show I’m obsessed with) when Rory remarks to L…

Elvis Close Up edited by Rose Clayton and Dick…

• DEENA’S DAYS   3:05 PM ON MON NOV 13 2017
I Just learned of this book from the editor on Twitter, and I thought I had heard of every Elvis Presley book there was. Th…

Amazing photos of Jupiter

• HOCO CONNECT   5:13 AM ON MON NOV 13 2017
       From Sci-Tech Universe magazine:       “Traveling above Jupiter at more than…

Happy Sock Sunday & Book Review: Survival …

• LOVE NATALYN   9:59 PM ON SUN NOV 12 2017
Synopsis: Survival Strategy #50: If You Can, Be Brave It’s easy to be brave when your eight-year-old sister, Billie, …

Fashion Friday – November 10th

• LOVE NATALYN   9:17 PM ON FRI NOV 10 2017
Welcome to the 13th Edition of Fashion Friday!  The number 13 is considered to be such an unlucky number but to me it&#821…

Frederick Commemorates Transgender Day of Reme…

• STEVE CHARING OUTSPOKEN   1:12 PM ON FRI NOV 10 2017
The Frederick Center, its Trans and Gender Nonbinary Group, and Hood College present the 2nd annual Frederick Transgender D…

Now That You’re Dreaming Again, 14 Ways To S…

• TEA FOR TWO AND A CROWD   9:11 AM ON FRI NOV 10 2017
Now That You’re Dreaming Again, 14 Ways To Stay Focused On your Dreams and Visions
Today I’m sharing the ways …

Ex-Factor: Step 1 – The Introduction

• SEX IN BALTIMORE   5:56 PM ON THU NOV 9 2017
Thank you to all of you who not only commented publicly on my first post on this new endeavor, but those of you who tweeted…

A Ray of Sunshine Through the Clouds

• STEVE CHARING OUTSPOKEN   4:50 PM ON THU NOV 9 2017
Victories by trans candidates at the ballot box add visibility, fuel optimism.Victorious Danica RoemAs the Baltimore transg…

So this is a middle income tax bill?

• HOCO CONNECT   4:57 AM ON THU NOV 9 2017
Here is what you need to learn about the proposed tax reform bill….

Two Dozen Things Expecting Moms Need Before &a…

• SAVING AMY   6:00 PM ON WED NOV 8 2017
As we’re within the month that my second little one is expected, I thought I would take a moment to review some of th…