Born On This Day ~ February 5 ~ Daisy & Violet Hilton (Conjoined Twins)


Originally posted on Birthday Twin Central:
Public domain via Wikimedia Commons February 5, 1908 – January 4, 1969 Famous For/Known For: Entertainers and one of the longest living conjoined twins. Some Facts: Daisy & Violet Hilton were born to an unwed mother who’s name is unknown in Brighton, England. Mary Hilton, the midwife who delivered…

Musical Monday ~ Duets Of The 80’s


Welcome to Musical Monday! Music has been known to affect our emotions. Listening to music can make us happy or sad, relaxed or motivated, put us to sleep or make us want to dance. Music absolutely plucks at our heartstrings bringing to the surface a multitude of emotions. Someone once described music to me as […]
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A Blog A Day ~ A Month Of Random (And Totally Awesome) Blogs To Check Out For February 2016


I know a blog a day won’t keep the doctor away, like an apple might. However, blogs help us in a multitude of other ways. A blog can teach us how to do an algebra problem, find information on a medical condition, learn about a new culture, or find a great recipe. With over 150 […]
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Born On This Day ~ January 15 ~ Ray Chapman


Originally posted on Birthday Twin Central:
By Bain News Service [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons January 15, 1891 – August 17, 1920 Chapman began playing baseball with the Cleveland Indians in 1912. He was a top notch bunter, as well as an outstanding shortstop. He was known for possessing a positive and cheerful attitude and…

Overseas Military Coupon Program ~ January 2016 Update


First shipment of coupons sent out for the year 2016 totaled $1,303.10. The package is on its way to our adopted military base in Yokosuka, Japan! This makes the overall total amount of coupons sent $9,308.06. Please don’t throw away those expired coupons! Read about how you can help the military and their families here: […]
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A Liver Donation That Leads To Love


PLUCKED FROM THE NEWS… Chris Dempsey overheard a conversation at work about a woman who needed a liver. The co-worker was talking about her cousin, Heather Krueger, who was dealing with stage 4 liver disease and needed a donor liver to save her life. Dempsey, a former Marine, decided to get tested in hopes that […]
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Musical Monday ~ Cartoon Theme Songs of the 60’s


Welcome to Musical Monday! Music has been known to affect our emotions. Listening to music can make us happy or sad, relaxed or motivated, put us to sleep or make us want to dance. Music absolutely plucks at our heartstrings bringing to the surface a multitude of emotions. Someone once described music to me as […]
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Woman Finds Message In A Bottle Launched From 2,400 Miles Away


PLUCKED FROM THE NEWS….When five year old twin girls, Lucie and Ellie Readings decided to place messages in empty wine bottles and toss them into the water, an idea they got from their mother, they never expected to hear from anyone. Both girls thought that their messages has been carried out to sea, and lost […]
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Musical Monday ~ Television Theme Songs Of The 60’s


Welcome to Musical Monday! Music has been known to affect our emotions. Listening to music can make us happy or sad, relaxed or motivated, put us to sleep or make us want to dance. Music absolutely plucks at our heartstrings bringing to the surface a multitude of emotions. Someone once described music to me as […]
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A Blog A Day ~ A Month Of Random (And Totally Awesome) Blogs To Check Out For January 2016


I know a blog a day won’t keep the doctor away, like an apple might. However, blogs help us in a multitude of other ways. A blog can teach us how to do an algebra problem, find information on a medical condition, learn about a new culture, or find a great recipe. With over 150 […]
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