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How Will My Garden Grow (this year)?

There is something tremendously spirit-lifting about gardening. The accomplishment that comes with planting flowers, fruits, and veggies and watching them become bounteous is a one-of-a-kind feeling.

However, last year seemed to be a challenge for many of us that call gardening a hobby.

This year, I have been doing a bit of research so that I can nip those problems in the bud! (See what I did there?)

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3 Tricks To Best Use Your Tablet as an eReader

Have a new iPad, Kindle Fire tablet, or Android from the holidays? Are you planning to use your tablet as an eReader?

It's important to understand that these devices - unlike traditional eReaders - offer easy access to other "distractions" just one easy click to the internet away.

If you feel like you’ve been gifted a great and powerful technological burden, remember the wisdom of Gandalf:  "All you have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to you.”

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It’s Not What’s Over, It’s What’s Next.

I think Ageing is an extraordinary process whereby you become the person that you always should have been.

-David Bowie

Twenty years ago today, on my 25th birthday, I woke up in a lousy apartment in the city and when I turned on the bathroom light I was greeted by a sink full of roaches. Happy Birthday Joanie.

Today, I turned 45.

And I woke up to one grumpy dog and one VERY excited puppy.

I had to get two groggy girls off to two different school in two different directions at the same time. I did a load of laundry, emptied the dishwasher, took one VERY excited puppy for a walk and then went to work.

I loved this morning! So much better than being 25, right?

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