Friday Finds: Learn Something New Every Day + Friday Deals!

March 6, 2015 at 5:22 am
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If you are looking for CBS The Talk’s Friday Finds, here is the link. I am not affiliated with CBS or The Talk, but I want to give you the info. Please do enjoy this post while you are here! Sometimes I need random fun and distractions and, of course, the internet delivers. Plus, I give myself bonus points if I can learn something, too. This week, I found Instanerd and Today I Found Out.…

The Power of Positive Thinking a/k/a My Phoenix Marathon Report

March 5, 2015 at 5:11 am
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I don’t always believe self-helpy things, but this weekend I found a new respect for Henry Ford’s idea that “whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” What am I talking about? The power of positive thinking. You need more to go on? OK, here goes. I decided to run the Phoenix Marathon more or less on a whim. Well, I won a free entry from Carlee and you know that…

Tried It Tuesday: Pura D’Or Premium Organic

March 3, 2015 at 4:47 am
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OK, there are several reasons I love beauty products with Argan Oil and only one of them is irrational. I will start with the silly one and then head to the real deal and the review. When I first started seeing Argan Oil, I thought it was Agran (our last name) and I felt an affinity toward it. Thank goodness, it also smells good and leaves my hair and skin feeling silky and soft. It…

50 Shades of… Grammar?

February 19, 2015 at 5:35 am
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I am not sure what has gotten into me this week. I had two Us Weekly inspired posts (here and here) and now I am talking about 50 Shades of Grey. Well, all is not lost. My friends at Grammarly analyzed E. L. James’ erotic novel 50 Shades of Grey after it got a ton of criticism for being poorly written. (As an aside, if you need a laugh? check out The Onion’s movie review…