The Sad End of A Quest

I was absolutely right. The yard sale did bring him in. Of course it did. I knocked on his door last night to let him know about the yard sale and to see who’s around. When no one came to the door, I left a note instructing him to call about the yard sale. I…

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The Eternal Rule of the Uterus

I often wonder which goddess I mostly relate to. However, after reading the myths associated with many of the most known goddesses, I always lose some of my admiration for them. But today, I must say that if I could be a goddess, my name would be Uterus.   Yes. Uterus. Do you know why?…

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I’ve Turned into a Total Stalker!

Yesterday, I woke up and baked a cake for my cute neighbor. I smothered the cake with Nutella and stopped short of adding the crushed almonds. What if he was allergic to almonds? What if he was allergic to hazelnuts? Oh well, too late. I went on and made myself pretty. I put on a…

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Today is National Chocolate with Almonds Day

Today is National Chocolate with Almond Day. I didn’t know that. But Ms. Wind Kisses over there, after reading about how mini chocolate cakes were taking over my life and ruining my health, decided that she had to let me know! Oh whyyyyyyyy??? She and I agreed that I needed to head back to the…

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The PopSugar 365 Day of Happiness Challenge Day 5s: The Bake A Cake Trap

Day 5 #1 I was elated. I could not wait. I knew exactly what kind of cake I wanted: a chocolate cake. My cookbook has a great cake recipe but I was afraid that I’d eat a huge cake all by myself in one day. Trust me. I can. I’m allergic to self control. In…

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Delighting in the Skin I’m In: Summer Woes Week 2 Update

Week 1 of my new summer skin regimen went fairly well. After making some changes to the original plan, my pimples, heat bumps and large pores were gone. Unfortunately, I developed dry skin and my acne came back right after my period. For week 2, I continued with the modified regimen from last week and…

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The PopSugar 365-Day Happiness Challenge Days 2-4

I really wish I could blog every day but, ain’t no body got time for that. So I must recount the last 3 days in one post. Day 2: Sign up for a free exercise class I wasn’t quite sure what that meant. Do I just sign up for the class and take it sometime…

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The PopSugar 365 Day Happiness Challenge: Day 1-Sunny Me on a Rainy Day

  I really wished it were a sunny day. Instead the clouds hugged the sky and would not let any blue peak out. Meanwhile I dug in my suitcases and boxes for my favorite things to wear. I had packed everything away while trying to do the minimalist challenge. This challenge consists of packing all…

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365 Days of Happiness Challenge: POPSUGAR Takes The Wheel

via Daily Prompt: Wheel When I started this blog, I was thinking of ways to really delight in my daily life. I started with the thing that was stealing my joy at the very time and that was my skin. But now I’m enjoying my skin and need to focus on some other parts of…

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DELIGHTING IN THE SKIN I’M IN: SUMMER WOES WEEK 1 UPDATE

It’s been a week since I started a new skin regimen to combat large pores, increased oil production and acne due to the summer heat. My original plan was as follows: Night time Remove cc cream with Neutrogena’s oil free makeup wipes  Wash face with  Cetaphil’s oil control foam wash Apply Olay’s ultimate eye cream…

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