• Wine Me Away Coz I Got Teen

    Hello sparklers. It's wackadoo video time and yes, I wrote on a wine glass with a Sharpie. (It comes off easily.)  The story below provides context. How does one keep the glow when working, taking care

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    International Day of Happiness

    😀It’s International Day of Happiness, declared by the United Nations. Here are some things I practice to amp up the good vibes. - Pay it forward. Treat the person next in line to a coffee.  This is Colleen.

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    Power Outage Prep

    We lost power for a few days after a snow cyclone.  Here are the lessons I learned to become an official power outage prepster.

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    Practice Safe Stress

    Traction for a neck injury, re-entry into the production world, my hubby was laid off, parenting a teenager, we're selling our house AND moving.   I'M STRESSED!   Ironically, the DC talk show Let's Talk Live asked

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    Puppy Love - unique ways to pamper your pooch

    We spent 4 years naming the dog we were never going to get.  The kids went through a plethera of ideas from Chewbacka to George Washington.  I am allergic and didn't want a dog, the fur, the extra work.  My

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    Women's Day-Ways to Get What You Want!

    Ever been called a bitch? I bet back in the day Susan B. Anthondy was called a few choice words. She was laughed at by Congress, belittled for defending a woman falsely accused of killing her child, and angry mobbed

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    Random Acts of Kindness

    52 Ways to show some kindness - 1. Pay it Backward: buy coffee for the person behind you in line. 2. Compliment the first three people you talk to today. 3. Send a positive text message to five different people

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    Easy & Fab DIY Valentine's Gifts

    Here are four whoopierific, DIY Valentine's Gifts - bacon roses, 52 ways to say "I love you" playing cards, post-it love notes, and a date night in movie basket that will have more than the corn popping.

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    Bacon Roses

    8 Feb 2016
    Bacon Roses

    BACON ROSES:  Watch this one minute video of how to make roses you can eat.  They're bacon roses.  Preheat your oven to 400.  Roll 2 packs of bacon.  Put toothpicks on bottom.  Bake for appx. 20 minutes.  Drain. 

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    Goals?  Resolutions?  WHOOPIEEEE!

    IF YOU LIKE BROWNIES, YOU WILL LOVE THESE WHOOPIES! Gluten-Free Whoopie Pie recipe at bottom. Memories of confetti, noise-makers, and champagne seem so long ago.  Time marches on, and by now, 1 in 3 of us have ditched

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