Although I love looking through design mags while in line at the grocery store or while at the book store.. I don’t really care for furniture shopping at times (laughs). Let me take you into a typical online or in store furniture shopping trip with me… read more >>
I try my best not to eat anything after 8PM. It’s a hard thing to do, but I’d rather not feel that ‘heavy’ feeling throughout the night. But there are times, when my tummy will scream “Make me a snack… you know you want to” (laughs). Sometimes I resist, and then there are times when the promise of a wonderful, delicious snack does me in.
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As a kid, I LOVED the color blue. I remember my mother asking me what color I wanted my bedroom one day, and I proudly looked up at her and said read more >>
I remember the saying “Be kind to others because you never know what someone else is going through“. My grandmother would say it to me repeatedly to make sure I knew to never be mean to anyone.. unless provoked (smiles). I never knew that saying would follow me throughout my life.
The truth is, most of the time people are upset over something personal that has happened in their life. And there are times, they may take it out on you unjustly. Now, I’m not saying take a tongue lashing from them, but believe it or not saying something kind, even though you don’t feel like it, may actually help. A kind word goes a long way and means a lot more than you know.
Thanks grandma for teaching me that.
When I was 12, I went out with my mother to an event. Of course the event didn’t have good food and I was still hungry. My mother told me “We’ll eat something better at home“. I’m thinking.. ‘What do we have at home that’s better than McDonald’s? We can just stop there on our way home’ (Hey, I was 12 and McDonald’s tasted a heck of a lot better back then *laughs*). So when I arrived home, my mom got to working in the kitchen and came up with breakfast.. and boy was it delicious.
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