Category Archives: activities

Seize the Moment by Cher’ley

  This blog by Cher’ley Grogg A young soldier and his commanding officer got on a train together. The only available seats were across from an attractive young women who was traveling with her grandmother. As they engaged in pleasant … Continue reading

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Expect the unexpected!

This post is by Nancy Jardine. Something Unexpected. With regard to my Christmas gifts, that has been my mantra for pretty well all of my married life since 1974. My lovely OH buys me bunches of flowers randomly and regularly … Continue reading

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DUMFOONERT…just a bit!

This post is by Nancy Jardine. Some readers may already know that I take my stock of novels and do signing/ selling sessions at local Craft Fair Venues. I really enjoy these events but have to say I never quite … Continue reading

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Falling for Wildlife

By S. J. Brown Okay so maybe the title is a little deceptive. I am sure most of you are looking forward to stories about how clumsy I am when I am focused on a critter.  Sorry that isn’t today’s subject. … Continue reading

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Wow! It’s National Bridge Day!

This post is by Nancy Jardine. I’m endlessly amused when I check in to Facebook, or Twitter, or Google+ and find that it’s a ‘National SOMETHING Day’. I just happened to pick up a reference to today, 15th October, while … Continue reading

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Time for fall! by Barbara Schlichting

Now that our children are grown and have children of their own, my memories come forward and lead me down memory lane.  The fun fall days come to mind of raking leaves and hearing them crunch underfoot and now our … Continue reading

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Garage Sales

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction It’s late summer and one of the biggest events in our area during the summer months are garage sales. Bright colored poster board signs dot streets with arrows you hope will lead … Continue reading

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DIY CAMPFIRE COOKING

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction Last weekend we had my husband’s son and family at the lake for the weekend. Altogether there were eleven of us. Lucky for us, we have the best couple that camp next … Continue reading

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Summer Vacation

This post by Jennifer Flaten Summer is here! Yay, I am so happy. I am not ashamed to admit that I love summer vacation. I love spending time with my kids, yes, but what I really love about summer vacation … Continue reading

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How to Stop The Thing That Drives You Crazy

This Post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction Let’s face it. We all have something that makes us grit our teeth and feel the pressure rising. Be it a friend who always calls at the wrong time, past mistakes that … Continue reading

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