Conventional Wisdom the Loser in Local Elections

• STEVE CHARING OUTSPOKEN   12:04 PM ON WED NOV 14 2018
Current County Executive Allan Kittleman and new County ExecutiveCalvin Ball         Photo: Baltim…

New White House position

• HOCO CONNECT   8:14 AM ON WED NOV 14 2018
      Rumor has it that the White House will soon be bringing on an official White House meteorologist to de…

Which looks like the future?

• HOCO CONNECT   5:55 AM ON WED NOV 14 2018

Some days are like this

• HOCO CONNECT   3:37 PM ON TUE NOV 13 2018

Memorial Day Weekend Getaway

• ……AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   9:02 AM ON TUE NOV 13 2018
Looking back at some of our travels over the past year…***My daughter and I decided to get away for the Memorial Day holi…

So Far It’s Been a Hell of a Summer!

• FUGUESTATEKNITS   11:09 PM ON MON NOV 12 2018
…but before I begin with my life, OMG, have you seen this?Webs is selling kits for Franklin Habit’s Dolores – comple…

The 10 Most Magical Christmas Events In Maryla…

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   11:48 AM ON MON NOV 12 2018
Inside: These Christmas events in Maryland are pure magic and you will definitely make awesome memories to last a lifetime …

Fall/Thanksgiving Inspired DIY

• LOVE NATALYN   7:36 PM ON SUN NOV 11 2018
Please note: This post is in collaboration with creative teen blogger Kym from Lavenwild. We have decided to share some ea…

Veteran’s Day – Never Forget

• JUST KARIN TALKING ABOUT STUFF   11:54 AM ON SUN NOV 11 2018
Today is Veteran’s Day, a time when we all take a moment to recall November 11, 1918 when the guns of war fell silent on di…

Something they will never understand

• HOCO CONNECT   10:57 PM ON SAT NOV 10 2018
A guy took his girlfriend to the Super Bowl game.  They had great seats right behind the team bench.  After the g…

When it Comes to the Military, Trump is AWOL

• STEVE CHARING OUTSPOKEN   8:03 PM ON SAT NOV 10 2018
Image: Vanity FairOh, how President Trump likes to brag about his love for the military! He was reared in a military boardi…

40 FREE Christmas Events in Maryland (and DC) …

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   9:04 PM ON FRI NOV 9 2018
Jingle bells and Santa’s elves, and everything is merry and bright. As a parent, you really want to make Christmas ma…

Not a Minimalist

• MY NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIVING   12:02 PM ON FRI NOV 9 2018
I am greatly inspired by the movement called Minimalism.  I have read books and followed blogs by folks who espouse mi…

New face of Congress

• HOCO CONNECT   4:41 AM ON FRI NOV 9 2018
The cost of the Access Hollywood tape is now being paid….

16 Magical Places To See Christmas Lights In T…

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   10:36 PM ON THU NOV 8 2018
One of the most iconic and magical ways you can celebrate Christmas with your kids is to take them to see Christmas lights….

How To Start An Online Boutique

• THE BRUNETTES DIARY   6:18 PM ON THU NOV 8 2018
Hi babes, I’m back. I was in Key West for a week and decided to completely unplug and relax. It’s such…
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11 Maryland and DC Area Christmas Train Events…

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   10:14 PM ON WED NOV 7 2018
These Maryland and DC Christmas train events will delight you and your kids! Santa trains and train gardens are a great way…

Risks Of Being Vulnerable

• MR. GARNER GOES TO WASHINGTON   1:49 PM ON TUE NOV 6 2018
Being vulnerable can be so rewarding. It can also be horrifically disappointing. Stereotypically for guys, being vulne…

History does repeat itself

• HOCO CONNECT   7:32 AM ON TUE NOV 6 2018
     45 years ago I got up in Amsterdam Holland to go get my copy of the International Herald Tribune to rea…

10 Reasons Why The Playseum In Annapolis Is Th…

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   9:48 PM ON MON NOV 5 2018
The Be With Me Playseum in Annapolis has so much to offer kids of all ages. Your kids will have a blast with tons of imagin…

Wind

• EXAMORATA   7:56 PM ON MON NOV 5 2018
Perched here on the eve of Election Day, the first nationwide one since that last one, and I am trying to listen to the win…

To be True

• HOCOHOUSEHON   12:58 PM ON MON NOV 5 2018
My new fall tradition seems to be doing things in advance.Last year around this time I was hard at work on my novel, and in…

A year with two Autumns

• HOCO CONNECT   10:43 PM ON SUN NOV 4 2018
          Having spent a couple of weeks in Alaska this past September I have had a chance to expe…

10 Super Fun Christmas Craft Ideas For The Hol…

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   9:16 PM ON SAT NOV 3 2018
I am beyond thrilled today that Maggy Woodley from the amazing Red Ted Art is guest posting on Sunshine Whispers today. If …

Weekend funny

• HOCO CONNECT   4:40 AM ON SAT NOV 3 2018

Lessons in Friendship and a Trip

• MY NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIVING   6:18 PM ON FRI NOV 2 2018
In the last years of my mom’s life I learned many end-of-life lessons.  As her body and mind failed her, she showed ho…

Community Action Council’s Holiday Meals Progr…

• HOCO CONNECT   2:57 PM ON FRI NOV 2 2018
     Each year, CAC’s Howard County Food Bank provides nutritious food to more than 35,000 people and this…

What Happened to Halloween?

• JUST KARIN TALKING ABOUT STUFF   6:59 PM ON WED OCT 31 2018
I’m sitting here in my living room awaiting the Treaters.  I have time to post a blog because there are hardly any out…

Greek goddesses

• THESELLERS.NET   4:49 PM ON WED OCT 31 2018
The girls decided to be Athena and Artemis for Halloween. Thanks to Rick Riordan/Percy Jackson for inspiring them to learn …

Happy Halloween from Rosie the Riveter!!

• MY NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIVING   1:30 AM ON WED OCT 31 2018
Yes, this is my little Rosie, the Riveter!  My little Esk in her first Halloween Costume.Ok, guys!  It can’t get …