Make Tough Days Better by Doing These 3 Things

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You wake up in the morning and you just know it’s going to be a tough day. Maybe it’s your first day back at work after vacation. Maybe you’re not feeling well or you didn’t get much sleep. Here are three simple strategies to make tough days better. Give the Day to God I can’t … Read more

Holiday Gift Guide for Forgetful Families

These 8 awesome gift ideas will make the holidays happy for someone on your list. Gifts for foodies, gardeners, TV series binge-watchers, booklovers and those who need to relax are included on this list. Make someone's Christmas special with a selection from this holiday gift guide. #giftguide #giftideas #giftsforbooklovers #giftsforcooks #giftsforgardeners #giftsformom #giftguide2019 #practicalgiftguide #giftguideforher #thebestgiftguide #bestgiftideas #bestgifts #creativegifts #usefulgifts

Whenever someone asks me what I would like to receive as a gift, I have a hard time thinking of ideas on the spur of the moment. I also have a difficult time remembering my gift ideas for others unless I write them down. I decided to make this holiday gift guide as a preemptive … Read more

Blogger Award Nominations Give Encouragement

I have been fortunate enough to have received another blogger award nomination, for which I’m very grateful. Wendy Wallace, of the One Exceptional Life blog, and Traci Heaps, of the New Adventures Ahead blog, both nominated me for the Blogger Recognition Award. Thank you, Wendy and Traci! If you haven’t ever read any of Wendy’s … Read more

The Best Free eBook Deal For Kids and Teachers

the best free ebook deal for kids and teachers

I am not being paid to write this blog post. I just seriously wanted to bring something amazing to your attention. As a school librarian, I often write blog posts about books. I am always on the lookout for great deals, and this is definitely one of them. I could hardly believe it when I learned … Read more

The Blogger’s Balancing Act

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Today did not go as planned, and it’s fitting that my blog post topic is about balancing blogging with everything else. Right now, I’m definitely feeling the time crunch as I sit down to write this. Yes, I have some tips and ideas that have helped me balance the time it takes to manage a … Read more

Strikingly Memorable Foreign Bathrooms

For some travelers, using bathrooms in foreign countries can be a troubling experience. There have even been books written about the subject, such as Toilets of the World. Finding a free, uncrowded public bathroom can be a challenge, so if you are ever in any of the following locations, these first three bathrooms might be … Read more

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