F is for Fridays – #AtoZChallenge

So I’m going to cheat a little today, because seriously it’s Friday!  Best day of the week!  Some random Friday facts for you! The word Friday comes from the Norse goddess, Freya.  She’s the goddess of fertility. It’s considered bad luck to embark on a voyage on a Friday. Alfred Hitchcock was born on Friday…. the […]

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D is for Dandelion – #AtoZChallenge

With the recent announcement of Crayola retiring their dandelion crayon, I’ve had dandelions on my mind.  Also, I’m stupidly annoyed with this because I don’t understand the need to retire perfectly good things.  Come on, guys, just start making more colors instead of getting rid of old ones!  I have similar feelings about Ben and […]

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C is for Cookie (That’s Good Enough for Me) – #AtoZChallenge

One of my favorite random facts ever is about the invention of the chocolate chip cookie.  Growing up as your typical American kid in the 90s, chocolate chip cookies were a standard snack food.  They’re easy to make, and those little bites of chocolate were the perfect addition to the sweet snack.  I have never seen […]

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Yesterday

I am hooked on the Women’s March. I don’t care where you marched.  I don’t care if you marched physically or marched in spirit.  I just want to say thank you. I’ve been browsing today and looking at the reactions.  Most are elated, empowered, invigorated.  The others remind me of an elementary school playground.  It’s like […]

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Stand in Solidarity

I want to talk about the Women’s March on Washington.  And London.  And Dublin.  And Berlin.  And Houston.  And anywhere our activists can get to, all over the country… all over the world.  There are a lot of people who are enraged by this movement.  Who see hypocrisy in it.  I’ve spent a lot of […]

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