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Barbara Purvis Hunter (PurvisBobbi44)

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    Aunt Sarah's "The Preacher Is Visiting" Cherry Cake Recipe

    4 days ago

    Aunt Sarah used to bake this cherry cake whenever the preacher came to visit. It was his favorite!

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    A Man Who Loves Deeply Feels More Pain. Did You Know?

    9 days ago

    A broken-hearted man who has loved only one woman his entire life suffers the most.

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    My Quick Corn Pudding Recipe

    10 days ago

    As a career woman for the majority of my life, I have revamped many of my recipes so that when I get home at night, I can prepare a delicious meal for my family. And since I am now a homebody, these reciipes are still great for one or two people.

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    My Heart's Love Paths

    2 days ago

    You cannot tell your heart what to feel or who to love; it has its own path to follow. You cannot force a heart to love someone.

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    To Grandmother’s House They Go

    2 weeks ago

    A holiday memory of a grandmother and her grandchildren spending a wonderful day together, a little rhyming poem recalling the past

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    Great Aunt Barbara’s Peanut Butter Chocolate Cookie Recipe

    4 weeks ago

    My precious grandmother would give me a peanut butter chocolate chip cookie and a scoop of homemade vanilla ice cream in a baby bowl, and I would sit on the back porch eating it while I watched the hens catch bugs and eat them. They seemed happy and I was happy with my bowl ice cream/cookie

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    Cougars: One to Fear and One to Love

    3 days ago

    I wrote this years ago to entertain my four nephews when they spent the weekend with us at our hunting camp. This is about a young girl and her pony, Van Gogh. She met two cougars in one day, one to fear and one to love, maybe.

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    My Beautiful Christmas Angel He Gave Me

    4 weeks ago

    My poems are sometimes inspired by a true event that happened in my life or my best friend's. I dipped into the truth box and shared this with you.

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    Who Is Going to Bring Flowers to My Grave?

    4 weeks ago

    We would never stop reading if our hearts could write down our deepest thoughts and desires

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    Is the Spirit of Your Love Near?

    2 days ago

    When a husband, wife, partner, or lover leaves this earth, many hearts are broken. The door to grief opens to many days of longing for the one who has gone. They are in the spirit world but staying with us as long as possible. Undying love beats in our hearts forever.

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    Peach Cobbler for Two in Slow Cooker Recipe

    4 weeks ago

    This Peach Cobbler for two can be made quickly after a 9 to 5 job or even a day of shopping. It is perfect for two people, with no leftovers.

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    My Childhood Revisited

    2 weeks ago

    Reminiscing is sometimes medicine for the mind. If you are feeling melancholy, write a poem about a happy time, and it will make you smile.

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    Thanksgiving---Hard Time of the Appalachian Mountains' People

    6 weeks ago

    A day of thanks for our blessings and to share them with friends and family. And no one did it better than the mountain people then and now on Thanksgiving Day.

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    Thanksgiving Day in Crockett Gap

    6 weeks ago

    Adventure can be found by young children, especially during a holiday like Thanksgiving celebrations. These children of the Appalachian Mountains were mature enough to hunt this year for their community. Everyone was aware that ten-year-old boys and a nine-year-old girl could hunt for food.

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    A Walk Down an Autumn Trail

    8 weeks ago

    Love can be fickle and change with regard to one's affection. It happens, and when it does, a strong person walks away from negativity.

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    Great-Grandmother Sistrunk’s Salmon Patties Recipe

    3 weeks ago

    The women in my family loved to cook, bake, and share recipes. I appreciate that the recipes were passed down to me so I can share them with family and friends.

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    Red Lips Waiting

    3 weeks ago

    Red lips make most men stop and stare—unless their attention mode is somewhere it should not be—maybe. I wrote this poem in 2012 to cheer up a friend—it made her laugh.

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    Granny Purvis’s Mustard Greens With Smoked Turkey Recipe

    8 weeks ago

    One of my most cherished memories is the day Granny Purvis and I harvested mustard greens from her garden and then cooked this delicious dish together.

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    Did You Love Me?

    3 months ago

    I wrote this poem in 2013. It is a little on the negative side. This is after having lunch with some friends who are researchers. The topic of the day with them was bad relationships.

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    Great-Aunt Linnie's Corn Pudding Recipe

    3 weeks ago

    My Aunt Linnie was beloved by everyone who knew her. She was also a wonderful cook.

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    Women Over 60 are Living Alone and Dating

    3 weeks ago

    Modern women are using their own planning to live after 60, 70 and 80. It is their time to grab joy and experience their excellent planning for the future.

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    Aunt Ruth's Sweet Potato Biscuit Recipe

    8 weeks ago

    Aunt Ruth was my mother's best friend and one of the happiest people I have ever known. My family loved her. She was born in Georgia, and she had a beautiful accent that matched her kind and giving heart.

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    Memories of an Autumn Love

    2 weeks ago

    Like a diamond, life has many facets. It takes a brave, strong woman to love a man and then say goodbye because of war. This is her story. I wrote this in 2014.

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    A Party Cherry Nut Bread (Low-Calorie) Recipe

    3 weeks ago

    I recently rediscovered the recipe for this low-calorie cherry nut bread. It was a great favorite of mine when I was a teenager.

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    I Saw Love Today

    3 weeks ago

    I am writing this message for all the hungry eyes that are seeking an answer to these questions: Will I find love again? Will another man love me unconditionally like he did? Will I be capable of loving another?

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    The First Pioneer Woman's Saga

    3 weeks ago

    I wrote this poem in 1993, when I began researching my family tree. I am a tender-hearted person who worries about how women were treated eons ago. Were they honored on wagon trains as an equal mate and loved?

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    Sweet Childhood Memories Still Lingers

    3 months ago

    Edie and I were best friends since we were five years old. We kept our neighborhood hopping with our adventures.

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    Strawberry Bread Pudding Recipe

    5 days ago

    Our family loved strawberries fixed in any recipe during the summertime, or eaten freshly washed without anything else added. This recipe was one of our favorites.

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    Mama's Jiffy Barbecue Sauce Recipe

    6 weeks ago

    My mama was an excellent cook and a creator of her own recipes. This one was given to her at a recipe party. Enjoy!

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    Love Seeds

    2 weeks ago

    Love is an emotion that is shared, written about, discussed, and portrayed in films—all aspects of love. Love does not listen to your mind; it only listens to your heart.

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    Family Favorite Peach Cobbler Recipe

    3 weeks ago

    I have trusted this Peach Cobbler recipe for many years, and my family and friends rave about it.

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    Great-Grandmother's Lightning Layer Cake Recipe

    8 weeks ago

    Great-Grandmother Sistrunk enjoyed baking for her family and the community where they lived in Florida. Her notes date this recipe to 1900.

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    Cheese & Macaroni Recipe without Milk, Butter or Eggs

    2 months ago

    My cheese and macaroni recipe is one I invented/created because of my love for cheese and macaroni without the unnecessary added calories and carbs. My nephews loved this simple and delicious recipe. This recipe is healthier and tastes terrific.

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    Spiced Cantaloupe Recipe

    8 weeks ago

    I can envision my Great-Grandmother Sistrunk in her South Carolina kitchen peeling cantaloupes for her many recipes. Nothing was ever wasted; if it wasn't eaten immediately it was canned for the winter months.

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    Aunt Sally’s Coca-Cola Macadamia Nut Salad Recipe

    6 weeks ago

    Aunt Sally was brilliant in the kitchen. This was one of her special dessert recipes. If we had a time machine, my sisters, cousins, and I could visit all our wonderful, talented relatives and watch them create. If only we had one!

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    Clint’s Delicious Potato Soup Recipe

    8 weeks ago

    My husband, Clint, made the most delicious potato soup I’ve ever eaten. When I was sick in bed, I knew what I would get to eat.

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    Lelia's Pound Cake Recipe

    2 months ago

    My mama, Leila, taught me how to make this delicious pound cake when I was 10 years old. It is so moist it melts in your mouth. Bon appetit!

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    1911 Divinity Cake Recipe

    7 weeks ago

    This divinity cake comes from my Great-Grandmother Sistrunk. She made it for special events, and the recipe was passed down through the generations.

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    Chicken and Dumplings Recipe in Slow Cooker

    6 weeks ago

    Slow cookers are great for making the best recipes and saving time for the cook. Friends of mine fix their slow cookers and go to work. Coming home after a hard day with dinner cooked is a joy for them.

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    Peach Cobbler in a Slow Cooker Recipe

    4 weeks ago

    This peach cobbler is quick and easy, not to mention delicious.

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    Christy Starring Kellie Martin and Tyne Daly Movie Review

    3 weeks ago

    Christy's Movie Review: One of my favorite movies takes place back in 1912. when mountain people teach you about city life rather than the other way around.

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    Bobbi's Strawberry Surprise Dessert Recipe

    8 weeks ago

    I started making this recipe during a summer camping weekend trip. I basically made it up from ingredients left over from a strawberry shortcake dessert. I make up recipes all the time.

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    Popular Highlights of the 1960s

    3 weeks ago

    The 1960s saw many first-time occurrences. My second favorite president was elected to be our leader. The 1960s were not always peaceful, but they were an unforgettable time for those living then..

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    Grandmother Knight's Blueberry Bread Pudding Recipe

    3 weeks ago

    I loved this recipe so much when I was two years old that my grandmother named it "Bobbi Blue" for me. Everything she cooked was wonderful, but this was one of my top favorites. I would go with her to pick the berries at a neighbor's farm.

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    Household Hints From 1800s to 1960s Plus

    3 months ago

    We can thank our grandmothers and great-grandmothers for sharing their helpful household hints. My mother had some of her own. Thank you all.

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    A Memorial Day--Not Forgotten in 1946

    4 months ago

    Memorial Day is not just another day to the ones who suffered the loss of a loved one. Little Jodie knew how much it mattered. Children are aware of so much more than adults give them credit for, and they love more. Written May 9, 2011.

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    Grandmother's Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Recipe

    2 months ago

    During World War II, my grandmother made her pineapple upside-down cake in honor of her only son, who was a POW. This cake was the only one he would eat.

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    Aunt Dora's Bread Pudding With Raisins Recipe

    2 months ago

    My Aunt Dora worked two jobs, but she still loved to bake and prepare healthy meals for her family. She lived to be 92 years old. She was like a second mother me and my sisters.

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    Grandmother Knight's English Fruitcake Recipe

    8 weeks ago

    My grandmother made this fruitcake every year until she was no longer able. So, I became her hands as she told me what to do. We made it together.

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    Great-Grandmother Sistrunk's Lemon Chiffon Pie Recipe

    3 weeks ago

    My great-grandmother Sistrunk gave this recipe to my grandmother Knight. It was written in 1938 in pencil, so naturally it was faded and difficult to read. However, I managed to read it. I am a lemon lover, so I might try this recipe.

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    8 Vintage Sandwich Filling Recipes From the 1930s

    3 weeks ago

    These are my grandmother's notes, written in the 1930s, about favorite sandwich fillings.

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    Milk Pail Stella Wants a Fellow

    4 months ago

    Not to be ugly, however, my sister and I saw a woman in Walmart that dressed like an old-fashioned Milk Maid. When I returned home, I wrote this poem in 2013. I don't know about up north, but in the south Walmart is the place to see the unbelievable dressed people.

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    A Spirit's Love

    3 weeks ago

    Life's most precious gift is the gift of "love." Without the one you love and hold dear to your heart, there is no life. Love does not stop when one dies—it is carried into the spirit world to return to earth if a true love waits.

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    A Rugged Cowboy

    5 months ago

    I've always loved cowboys since I was a child. My Grandmother Knight took me to the movies on Saturdays. We had so much fun watching all the action. When my friend Dorothy invited me on a trip to Texas, I was so excited. I did not see a cowboy and not one tumbleweed. I wrote this poem in 2012 for me

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    I Time Traveled to Him

    4 months ago

    Love is where you find it--here on earth or in time travel. If you are a believer it might happen to you too.

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    Hearts Know True Love

    4 months ago

    True love is like magic, it appears when you are not looking for it. You might be surprised by it at some lonely time in your life. Maybe, you are an empty nester, single parent, widow, widower or a young career person, or retired. . Written in 6/17/2011

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    United States of America is a Strong Nation

    3 months ago

    The actions of a few have hurt so many in our country today. We were shut-ins for two years because of the pandemic. Now we have a new president. I write what I see, not what the Republican or Democratic parties think. In America today, nothing is accomplished because the two would rather fight.

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    Is Lonely Only a Word?

    5 months ago

    Only the ones who experience being lonely can sing and write about it. It's seed becomes a root in your heart. Its vines of sadness wraps around your soul; leaving you alone with your grief.

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    Wedding Forgotten

    2 days ago

    Victorian women were raised during a time of tea parties, romance, balls, sitting for portraits, measurement for beautiful dresses and gowns. They learned to be strong women--to take charge when men were not present. Poem written 01/01/2012

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    A Young Love Valentine

    2 weeks ago

    We are reminded of young love every Valentine Day. It begins in the first grade or sooner. As age marches on our hearts remember and our minds recall the magic of first love, young love. Written in 2015

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    The Full Moon Shines for True Love

    6 months ago

    Young love that is true love is more often looked upon by parents as puppy love. Therefore, so the parents do not want their daughter to become too serious about a boy. Parents break up the young lovers and forbid them to never see each other again—alone. This is wrong!I wrote this in 2013.

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    Flowers for Mama’s Birthday

    6 months ago

    Our Mother went to Heaven 34 years ago. We miss her every day and think of her often. I can still hear her voice in my heart. She was loved by so many and just thinking about how she helped many with her love and care; makes me smile through my tears. I wrote this in 2012.

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    Human Resilience

    3 months ago

    Our ancestors are the original Americans who crossed oceans and faced many perils to place their feet on the new land. I wrote this in 2013.

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    Where are You Grandpa?

    3 months ago

    Many are not aware how a young child can have a burdened heart. Little Suzanne was searching for her grandfather--a man she had never seen. Can you relate? I can and like both of us it turned out unfulfilled a sad ending. I wrote this in 2012.

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    Christmas Is Aways Blue Without My Clint

    3 weeks ago

    My true story, which I am sharing because it might bring solace to others who are going through this now. My love and determination to care for my husband in our home proved to be the right choice for me. I pray for anyone who goes through this, because it takes true love to make it work.

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    I Heard His Whispers

    4 months ago

    She loved a man who no longer lived in her earthly world, however, true love never dies. True love is not the love of friends, or even relatives; it is the love that does not die with the body. How many people really have true love? Do you? Think about it? Written in 2013

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    Adored by Him

    6 months ago

    Adored by Him---Is a love story of the greatest gift that life has to give---and that is an unconditional love between two people. They adored and cherished each other all through the years---loving. Written in 2013 after a day of shopping, my mind kept jumping to this pregnant girl sitting alone.

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    Sunflowers Germinated Love with Sweet Memories

    6 months ago

    Sunflowers have been one of my favorite flowers since I was 14. My first boyfriend gave me a bouquet of Sunflowers on our first church date. My mother was very strict. It was a waste of my time to tell her other girls my age was going to the movies with boys. Mama's rules Written in 2012.

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    Choose A Woman Who Is Right for Your Love

    9 days ago

    I wrote this in 2012 for a male friend who needed to think about why his relationships failed. Seek in the right places for a woman who is right for you. I told him to make a list of what he cherishes most in a woman. Also, please ensure that you are both compatible in the important things in life.

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    Choose a Love Who Is Right for You

    3 weeks ago

    If you choose a man who will make you happy, you will cherish every moment spent with this wonderful man. I wrote this poem in 2012 for no apparent reason. However, I am thinking I need a magical genie to make this man real for me and a few of my friends. WOW!!

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    A Moment on the Dark Side of Life

    6 months ago

    In my Family Tree research I found two Native American Chief Ancestors. Now, I am beginning to feel like a DNA experiment. However, I am very proud to have them as part of my family tree. I wrote this poem in 2012. Life is full of surprises.

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    Dancing With the Spirits--So Real It Seemed

    6 months ago

    Daydreams or dreams at night can seem so real that one can carry the feeling of rapture for days. I wrote this poem in 12/17/2011 when I was working on my family tree. I had ancestors who fought on both sides in the American Civil War. And,I thought of my favorite President Abraham Lincoln.

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    She Watched from Her Window

    5 months ago

    What makes your world is what you believe in. The spirit world is real for many who have suffered a loss of a lover, parents, a child or relatives. It is the faith we will see them again. True love never dies--you heard it as a spirit whispers his/her good-byes.

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    Adoption in The Great Smoky Mountains in 1911

    3 weeks ago

    I love writing stories about the early 1900s. In the early 1900s, it was almost a common occurrence for adoption agencies to place homeless children into good homes. Many couples were willing to adopt children to add to their families, and childless families found this to be a blessing too. In 2011

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    Little Sister's Prayer

    6 months ago

    When a new baby is born into a family it is a blessing; and a learning experience for the little sister who came first. I can relate to this as I was the little sister who came first.

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    A Dictionary of True Love Experience

    2 weeks ago

    Love is a beautiful experience when your heart is awakened to new emotions. Each petal of a blooming rose represents a step toward a greater, more enduring, deeper desire. This is being in love with a person who is worthy of your trust and giving your whole heart to love.

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    A Rope Belt His Dad Wore

    6 months ago

    For Father's Day, especially for single dads who are dedicated to care for their child or children with a loving heart. A child can feel love at a very early age and will always remember the one person who gave their love freely to them. God Bless all Fathers. Written 02/21/2013

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    A Passionate Man Pleases a Woman's Heart

    4 weeks ago

    I do not waste my time dating men who are not up to my standards. My three close girlfriends seem to have none when it comes to their men. I started this article in 2015 in the middle of their chaotic lives. Now, I am updating it as well as telling their story.

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    The Old Church of God in Williston---Lives in My Heart

    3 weeks ago

    My learning about Gid and Jesus was taught in 'The Old Church of God.' I learned at a very young age because of my Grandmother Knight.

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    My Love Whisperer

    6 months ago

    I wrote this in 2015 for my ill husband. He loved for me to read my poems and stories to him. He had suffered five stokes and Dementia. I read to him and we watched his western movies--until he had sundowner. Sundowner made him irritable as the day progresses. Then, I read in the mornings to him.

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    An Angelic Heart

    17 months ago

    This is a poem of a true experience I had with my Grandpa Jernegan. We were collecting for children who lived with a single parent. And, this was eons ago it seems,but I can remember it better than yesterday. No one knew who received the money because the local doctor was the Angel who delivered it.

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    His Beautiful Smile Makes My Heart Sing

    6 months ago

    A beautiful smile given automatically without thought tells others you care enough to smile. I have always been a smiling person; especially when I worked with children. In business I always had a ready smile to welcome and put people at ease in my last career of screening for job placement.

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    Mama's Raindrops--A Poem in Response to Brenda's 13th Week Word Challenge-Raindrops

    19 months ago

    Raindrops became a little country girl's entertainment. When it rained I would lean off the porch and fill my little "Shirley Temple Glass" and drink it. Then I would fill it for Mama and Grandmother. Written May 10th 2021

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    Dancing Bright Star

    6 months ago

    When two hearts find their Soulmate---race does not matter. A Cowboy and a beautiful Native American Indian Maid met in a rather unusual way. I wrote this poem in 2012 after researching my family tree. My ancestors came from Switzerland and Germany with Two Indian Chiefs added in America USA.

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    Lightning Wolf Loved Morning Glory

    19 months ago

    I wrote this in January 2015---A love story from eons ago between a handsome warrior and a beautiful Indian girl. When the wilderness spoke of love to this warrior--it set his heart ablaze with such passion he could not stop until Morning Glory was his wife.

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    Mister, Are You a Cowboy?

    17 months ago

    Children are the hearts of all families and communities.All round the world are special people who give tender loving care to children that are alone. My poem show how a man did this very thing for a little boy. I made this man up in my poem--but I love him anyway. I wrote this poem in 2011.

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    She Watched Him Walk Away

    6 months ago

    We all love to share our loves, experiences good or bad, happy or sad by words we share. My journey in life has produced many poems and some I will share--and others will stay in my heart for me to recall for my own joy. I wrote this poem in 2014 about a real experience of a childhood friend.

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    Until She Cried

    17 months ago

    I wrote this poem in 2012 about a woman who loved with all her heart. She loved one man the father of her son. He rejected her love because he was selfish and wanted to ride with his biker friends. Now, will his grown son reject him--then he will know how she felt--until she cried.

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    My Lifetime Best Friend: Edie

    3 months ago

    A true friendship is as rare as a perfect pearl, and I fortunately had one. I got us into trouble growing up. I was a hyper -TomBoy. We met when we were five year old and our journey began and ended when she moved from Florida after being my Bridesmaid and very Best Friend. I loved our days together

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    Friends of the Sea that Saves and Protects Divers

    17 months ago

    Underwater animals can and will be a divers best friend. Many reported events from divers personal experiences with the large sea animals. Friends to divers come in all sizes to protect and save their lives. I am a Floridian Water-baby who spend many summers at the beach.

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    Angela Lansbury: is a Gifted Actress

    6 weeks ago

    Dame Angela Brigid Lansbury DBE is a wonder to behold in theater, television and in films. Happy Birthday on this day, October 16th. She is 96 years old. I will share some of her talents I appreciate the most.

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    Slavery was Preventable in the United States of America

    3 weeks ago

    Every American should learn about slavery. It was not taught well in school, in my opinion. It is our duty to find out as much as possible about this topic. We need to know what happened in America and why people became slaves and indentured servants.

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    My Hometown Halloween Celebration Years Ago

    7 weeks ago

    Halloween is in full bloom in stores across America, with candy filling the shelves. And, costumes are on racks waiting to be bought for children to have fun. Will there be fun this Halloween? In my opinion, it would be a sin not to have a carnival and trick or treat.

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    4 Action Multi-Talented Actresses

    6 months ago

    Four Beautiful Actresses who are an asset to any action film they are in performing their self defensive moves. The viewers are frozen to their sets watching these talented women.

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    World's Largest Aquariums

    3 months ago

    Aquariums are the best vacation for families. Everyone, learns and is delighted seeing the underwater creatures who live there. I love the sea creatures and the beauty of our underwater world. So many beautiful fish, corals and creatures we have probably never seen in their saltwater world.

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    The American Crisis in 2020

    2 weeks ago

    We are a strong people, and we will win this battle.

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    Youtube: My Best How-to Friend

    3 weeks ago

    Suddenly you are alone-- learning how to function living in the country. Where can you find help? YouTube showed me how to fix my a/c, water pump, cut my hair and find any recipe I wanted. It also answered all my questions about the Keto Diet which helped me in weight lost. It is my best friend.

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    Love Seeker

    6 months ago

    When love is found it takes two people to nurture it to keep it alive--- for it to germinate for many years. Love has to bloom and grow deep roots into the heart and soul of a couple. Never take Love for granted. Love is thinking of the other one first. Thinking how can I make them happy, today?

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    Regifting in 2022

    4 weeks ago

    Regifting was my family's slogan for being savvy and frugal. Many of my friends are now believers since the 2020 pandemic. They are more aware of where they shop. Some people only go to the grocery store and order everything else online. Regifting has become our "best friend."

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    My Experience at Orlando, Florida AdventHealth Hospital

    2 weeks ago

    AdventHealth is the new name of Florida Hospital in Orlando, Florida. I broke my leg twice in one day with my sister's help. We are like Lucy and Ethel when we are together.

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    Is the United States a Democratic System or a Dictatorship in 2022?

    2 weeks ago

    Is America still the land of the free, or will we be living in a dictatorship or socialism? Our country has suffered a lot since I wrote this article in 2013. Certain groups of people have endured more than others. Make this year's end a joy for all Americans with the promise of a great America.

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    Is a Smile Missing in Your Business?

    4 months ago

    Businesses' profits can decrease as much as 75% due to poor customer service. Customers shop where appreciated. I always had a ready smile for anyone who came into our business and speak to them. This is the proper way to treat anyone especially a customer. My favorite stores cashiers always smile.

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    Florida's Dangerous Saltwater Creatures

    11 days ago

    The beautiful state of Florida is also home to some pretty dangerous sea creatures. Have you heard of a barracuda or a box jellyfish? Here, I'll tell you all of the animals you should be on the lookout for during your beach vacation! Remember to always have a buddy system when swimming or diving.

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    100 Extraordinary Actors to 59 years Old Plus

    5 months ago

    Superb Actors reward us with great entertainment utilizing their talent and hard work in making movies so fans can enjoy them for many years to come.

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    Florida's Natural Springs and Sinkholes

    6 weeks ago

    Florida is a diver's paradise. Aqua springs and sinkholes for scuba diving, cave diving, and exploring in caverns for fossils.

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    102 Adorably Ageless Actresses

    4 months ago

    These actresses are some of my favorites--They are talented, beautiful and charming. Most balance their families with their demanding careers learning multitasking from necessity.

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    A Good Aunt

    2 years ago

    I worried I would not be a “Good Aunt” and of being possessive of them--- as I loved them so much. But they were possessive of me. What goes around comes around again to love you for life.

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    Natalie Wood: A Tribute to a Great Actress

    11 days ago

    True love does not guarantee two young hearts beginning the journey of love together will end together. Natalie Wood's Star Shines Brighter than ever. She was a Talented Earth Angel. Now, she is an Angel who is still missed here on earth.

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    Morgan Freeman A Distinguished American Actor

    5 months ago

    Morgan Freeman is an American Actor, Producer, Director and Author. He is the “Kings of Hollywood” and such a gentleman. And, he is also the one actor I would love to meet and heard his life's story.

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    30 Artistic Actors 40 Years Plus

    4 months ago

    When Artistic and musical talents are combined with gorgeous looks it equals sexy Actors. These actors are the Cream of the Crop in movie and TV land. Many began their careers young and have grownup before their fan's eyes.

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    56 Multi-Talented Glamorous Actresses

    3 months ago

    These beautiful talented actresses whom I welcome into my home through movies and television. Proves that age is just a number as they star in action movies outshining many others.

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    Are We Ruled by Our Constitution or the Elite Group in the Usa?

    2 weeks ago

    Is Congress governed by the Constitution or by the Elite Group? I wrote this because I am deeply concerned about our country, and what kind of America will our children and grandchildren inherit?

  • 50

    Last Christmas Together

    6 months ago

    Last Christmas Together about Memories is a poem of two lovers. He is fighting a war and she is home alone. A heart that is in love--should never be alone. Sometimes, the laws of our land do not consider our hearts and souls nor, does it care about love. We are the brave red, white and blue.

  • 38

    My Darling Dance with Me

    2 years ago

    Darling waltz with me by the seashore.

  • 24

    50 Best Action and Adventurous Actors

    11 days ago

    Action actors are one of my writing passions. They flash across movie screens around the world. entertaining us with their multi-talents and bringing us so much joy with their acting.

  • 52

    My Best Friend and I Began Our Bike Riding Adventures at Six Years Old.

    6 weeks ago

    My childhood was mixture of melancholy and happiness in a time when we were innocent children. My little friends and I went on adventures and sometimes we got in trouble. Trouble was my middle name in the same town we were born and raised. I am glad I live then as a child.

  • 41

    Halloween Poem of My Childhood

    2 months ago

    This is about small town living and how the children become opinionated at an early age about all the things that creep in the night. And how church ladies left an impression on one's young life

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    60 Ageless Adorable Actresses

    4 weeks ago

    These beautifully talented actresses, who sparkle and shine, make our lives more exciting just by watching them in movies or on television. They give the word "entertainment" a whole new meaning as they grab our attention and hang on. They bring us joy in our everyday lives.

  • 26

    Blue Bloods: The Reagans

    4 months ago

    The Reagans are a family of cops who never forgets where they came from, nor, where they are going. A family with daily issues which are sometimes solved at the Reagan's Dinner table. Woll Season 12 be the end of Blue Bloods?

  • 51

    Dog and Cat Harness vs Dog and Cat Collar

    6 months ago

    Pet Harnesses are a subject very close to my heart. Our felines and canines give us unconditional love, and it is our love we give unconditionally to keep them safe and healthy.

  • A Gypsy Angel's Love
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    A Gypsy Angel's Love

    3 months ago

    Zigana was a sweet, kind person who cared for others. She was beautiful. A Gypsy Angel was what the people called her. She spread her goodness in the camp, helping others, and never did she think to deny a request for help. If anyone should be granted a happy life, it is her.

  • 18

    Smart Business Owners Produce Productive Employees

    2 weeks ago

    If one is fortunate enough to have a good boss who appreciates one's dedication and hard work, then life is wonderful.

  • A Country Boy's Dream
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    A Country Boy's Dream

    5 weeks ago

    Country boys dream about their horses and girls. This poem will prove that sometimes the girls come first. There was also Rodeo Cowboy— His toned, muscular body and blond hair with baby blue eyes made him eye candy. He could ride and win. He was wanted by young and old alike---not for his money.

  • A Spirit's Love Never Dies
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    A Spirit's Love Never Dies

    4 weeks ago

    Was it her pen that was magical, or was it her? Was the handsome man just a dream she wrote about? His masterful lips and the way he held her soft body against his hard muscular one--a dream. I pray I never wake up, she thought. I wonder how many women have love dreams?

  • 10

    Sendhil Ramamurthy: A Handsome and Multi-Talented Actor

    3 months ago

    Sendhil Ramamurthy is a talented and popular actor. His fans want to see more of him in 2020, 2021, and 2022 He played Jay in Covert Affairs. I believe he is one of the handsomest men on TV today.

  • 49

    63 Adorable Actors: Sixty Years Plus

    11 days ago

    63 actors whose fame is known around the world with their acting skills flaming through the skies like the 4th of July. Each is unique in their acting skills and personalities. May they sparkle and shine for many more years, as we love their movies and plays.

  • 39

    Looking at Online Dating Sites?

    4 months ago

    Find your dream lover at a niche online site or join one and let him find you. Life is sweeter when you have someone to share it. However, that being said, make sure the site does background and reference checks; before signing up.

  • The Lone Ranger Starring Johnny Depp & Arnie Hammer
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    The Lone Ranger Starring Johnny Depp & Arnie Hammer

    6 months ago

    Tonto and The Lone Ranger are magnificent in this movie; when the law was rare, and justice was just a word in America. They had adventures saving lives and saving their lives. Texas was wild and the territory grew mean and unlawful men. Women had to learn to protect themselves in the wild west.

  • 31

    A Pirate's Love Eons Ago

    6 months ago

    A true Pirate has to be strong, hard and unfeeling at times in order to man his ship and keep the men under him safe and in order. Rare special Pirates know how to love a woman and care for her---then love will sail upon the sea of passions--it happened eons ago.

  • 14

    Love’s Unending Legacy

    3 weeks ago

    Missie has brought Matty home to Anderson Corner because Willie was killed doing his duty as sheriff. Is love unending for Missie? 5th in the Love Series

  • 20

    Love Comes Softly Series

    9 days ago

    The Love Comes Softly Series is about a couple who shared so much love and unending faith to face all the hardships of their daily lives in the 1800s. Strangers become more than just friends—many were married during these times—their affection grew into love very softly—then true love awaits.

  • 10

    Love's Long Journey Begins

    3 weeks ago

    The long journey to their homestead has ended. Missie and Willie are making a home in the west. It is true that life is not easy in this new land. However, true love can endure all the negative gaps in their road of life.

  • 16

    Rizzoli & Isles are Two Dedicated Women

    3 months ago

    Jane and Maura solve crimes as one investigates and the other one slices and dices. They have their moments of family time which is shared and laughter off duty is a norm. Brilliant and professional describes them both.

  • 18

    Make New Friends but Keep the Old

    14 months ago

    Make New Friends, but keep the old one is Silver and the other is Gold. Precious childhood friends are in your heart forever as the years fly by--these Golden friends are first to help and hold your hand in sickness and death of a love one. God Bless friends.

  • 14

    Businessmen: Hygiene Challenged

    4 months ago

    Hygiene Challenged is a little known secret spoken behind closed office doors. (Women are not exempted, but I am not writing about them today.) Professionally dressed for a career is an important way to show you are serious about being successful in the world of business. Good Hygiene is career gold

  • 38

    A Single Homeless Mom Holds Her Son

    4 months ago

    A single mother alone in the world to care for her young son. Then, foreclosure happened and the heartless bank would not offer any help. So mother and son walked the backstreets of a cold existence living out of a grocery chart.

  • 34

    He Loved Her Forever in His Mind

    5 weeks ago

    When his love was not returned, he loved her in his mind. He loved her until the day he died--then he loved her as an angel.

  • 28

    My Springtime Dream Lover

    4 months ago

    My Dream Lover's Nightly Spring Time Visits--is a poem about longing for love so badly that one is sated only in dreams of a Lover's visit.

  • 26

    Australia: The Greatest Love Story of All Time

    9 days ago

    Australia: A magnificent tale of love, remembered by all who saw the movie. A woman's love for a man and her love for a child. She traveled to meet her husband. When she landed, she had become a widow and the boss of Faraway Downs.

  • 37

    100 Years from Now

    9 days ago

    A positive attitude will prosper in life, leaving the negative attitude behind to criticize and whine about never having any luck in life.

  • 35

    Annie's Covert Affairs Lovers

    2 weeks ago

    Annie Walker (Piper Perabo) was a spy for the CIA in Langley, Virginia. She was breathtakingly beautiful and talented. The men in her life were not always as strong as Annie. When the men saw her, they lost their breath for a second.

  • 12

    Daddy, Tell Me About Mommy

    5 months ago

    Easter is a time to share and worship with your family. And if you are a single parent your emotions run high because you love a child (ren) so much. It is your job to make sure they are taken care of and happy. An enorrmous love that wraps around your heart--it is your son or daughter.

  • 10

    Teach a Child with Love and Kindness

    2 years ago

    Children should be taught with love and kindness. Teach them in a soft calm voice to acquire and keep their attention. Be their role model and they will learn and remember how they were taught.

  • 25

    Young Love is Strong and Pure

    8 months ago

    Love so Strong and Pure, is a true story about young love, and how the love and pain of it can last a lifetime. leaving a bruised heart. Love sometimes makes a loud appearance. And, it can also come softly into your life sweetly blossoming into a forever love life.

  • 12

    True Love Never Dies

    2 years ago

    Dedication of True Love is a poem about how much American couples give for their country in the time of war, and terrorist attacks on American soil. They are the strong, and brave Americans. Lovers of poems weave dreams of what their souls hungers for-- true love. Sometimes, a love is not returned,

  • 8

    Positive Professionals Produce a Successful Business

    2 weeks ago

    Being positive is how productive businesses thrive in our fast-paced world today. Inadequate business owners and managers who are weak at training employees should first be trained.

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    The Jesse Stone Series, Starring Tom Selleck

    2 hours ago

    Jesse Stone is still Paradise's police chief. He still drinks, he still likes women, and he has a new dog. I started this review in 2012. I am updating it on 10/19/2020 for your enjoyment and my pleasure of keeping one of my favorites alive.

  • A Secret Valentine Love Letter
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    A Secret Valentine Love Letter

    18 months ago

    Words of love written down on paper from her heart proved love never dies. Nor, does it fade with time. Her clandestine token of love letters from another era. Lovers from another time should be honored and cherished by all. One day someone might read about our love from the present--and wonder.

  • 15

    Listen to Your Heart for a True Love

    2 years ago

    Love is a true emotion from the heart and is felt when it is real.

  • 56

    The United States Sold out for Greed, Money, and Power

    4 days ago

    America’s top businesses moved American jobs overseas because of a desire for big bucks, cheap labor, dominance, and covetousness. People lost their homes, cars, and employment. Families lived in the streets. It was a bad time in America, and Congress was the evil that caused it. Evil is still here.

  • 19

    The Valentine Box was Old and Faded

    4 months ago

    An aged once red tatter Valentine Box kept a secret of love for eons. It was found in Grandmother's old trunk where many secrets of years past. Love secrets that once lived.

  • 10

    Pamper Yourself with a Bubble Bath

    8 months ago

    A warm bubble bath relaxes away your stressful day. It can also make you feel wonderful and ready for that special date with the one who you have waited forever to ask you out. Pamper yourself--we are worth it.

  • 32

    Tilly the Bag Lady's Story

    7 weeks ago

    Tilly was homeless without a family to love her. She missed her children. Her life now was not worthy of an Angel like Tilly. How many homeless are still living this way in 2022? A little kindness in helping others will make your heart sing. Give a hand up when you can--pass the love to others.

  • 10

    Silver Bells Chimes for True Love

    2 years ago

    Silver Bells Chimes for True Love ---is a poem about a lost love, a love that was once again found. She never gave up her dream---true Love was waiting. True never fades, never dies, never forgets, it is forgiving, it is always faithful, it enfolds your heart like a cocoon to keep it safe

  • 10

    American Businesses Discriminated Against Older Americans in 2011 & Still in 2022

    7 weeks ago

    Congress and the Supreme Court failed the older Americans by not legally protecting them from Age Discrimination.

  • 8

    Secure Business with Excellent Customer Service

    4 months ago

    Customer Service is the backbone of any company. If you do not have training for employees in good customer service skills then your business will suffer, and word of mouth is now on the Internet. Shopping online has become more popular as more stores close. Is it bad customer service?

  • 14

    Unconditional Love

    2 months ago

    True love, first love, and until death do us part are the loves that last forever. Unconditional love never falters, but remains strong for an entire lifetime.

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    Shop Online and Save Gas

    6 months ago

    Gas Savers shop online. Shopping online means no waiting in line to be checked out. You save money, time and fuel. We all need to be 'Frugal' because of 'Gas Prices. Food Cost and Inflation.'

  • 29

    Halloween Celebrations in American Towns

    8 weeks ago

    When I was young, Halloween was a happy time for all the children in our small town. We made our own costumes, and our parents went with us to 'Trick or Treat.'

  • 13

    Internal Revenue Service Update April 4, 2022

    8 months ago

    April 4, 2022 Tax Refund Update Video. I am adding this video for anyone who is concerned about their refund. This lady was kind enough to make a video. .

  • 11

    Love is a Priceless Asset

    4 months ago

    Love is a gift that two people share. If invested wisely it will last a lifetime. Deposits are necessary in the Love Bank. Deposits of time, attention, kindness, sharing, appreciation and feeling cherished by a grand gesture.

  • 11

    Jealousy: a Complex Emotion

    18 months ago

    Jealousy is a complex emotion that can destroy relationships and friendships. It can break up a family, a business, and a marriage.

  • 23

    My Beauty Tips To Looking and Feeling Younger

    2 years ago

    A youthful appearance is easy to keep with items from your kitchen.

  • 4

    Miss Negativity Is Not Welcome in My Orbit

    11 months ago

    Being 'Positive' is the only way to function in this world. If there is an issue it can be fixed in a positive manner without being negative about it. I never tell a child no, that is not the way to do it. I say let's try it this way and see if it works better. Being negative kills self esteem.

  • 14

    Mother's Day without Mandy's Mom

    15 months ago

    Mandy still misses her Mama, especially on Mother's Day. How many of us who have suffered the loss of our Dear Mothers can relate to this story and feel for Mandy; as she tries to be brave for everyone else.

  • 12

    My First Forever Love

    5 months ago

    First loves are long remembered, and maybe never forgotten. Such sweet memories are planted in my mind. His face, baby blue eyes and his kisses all are still on my mind--and neither time nor other relationships will erase him from my heart.

  • 10

    Oneline Dating is Safe Using Due Diligence

    2 weeks ago

    The smartest choice is to select online dating services that perform background checks on members. Online Dating is Safe when using Due Diligence

  • 35

    Faith Won My Sister's Cancer Battle

    4 months ago

    Cancer is an evil disease that eats away the body and spirit. Many battle this alone without family or friends for support. This is a time when faith and prayer walks hand in hand with you and your God. Cancer Lost Because Faith Triumphed. Paula's is truly an Earth Angel--she took this with Grace.

  • 2

    Globalization: Abuse of American Workers in 2011- Effects Life Today

    7 weeks ago

    Globalization was the worst idea of Congress. Not only was it bad for Americans, but it proved to be bad for people around the world. Americans and other countries are still feeling the effects.

  • 13

    American Jobs: Millions Still Out-of-Work in 2014

    2 months ago

    Millions of Americans still unemployed because Republicans blocked Bill.

  • 18

    Our Pets are Treasured Gifts

    4 months ago

    Pets are our gifts to cherish and love unconditionally. It is our responsibility to care for them by taking them to the vet and making sure they are fed the best food. I cooked for my Sweetie Angel and hand fed him. I spoil my pets and they love me back for it. I never forget the ones I love.

  • 8

    Sharing Memories My Camera Captured

    9 days ago

    My Sony digital camera is one of my most prized possessions, and it is always in my purse. It has been a blessing because I now have memories and photos to see of pets and people who are no longer with us.

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