Happy Birthday To You. You Live in a Zoo!

Well it’s time to register my blog for kindergarten because it’s five this week!! My first post wasn’t to be published until March 5, 2010, but on March 4, 2010, I set up my blog, came up with my name – based on a history of people mispronouncing my name – and I wrote out my first little ditty. This was the first post out of 818: Hello ....more

Go Anywhere. Be Anything.

So I have this cool little story and I’d like to watch it grow and grow. Picture this. I was leaving a three-year-old girl’s museum birthday party with both kids ....more

How To Fall In Love.

Oh this week – it’s just had it all. Family strife, bad self-esteem, bad weather, a stomach bug and a cold. Not to mention, I had a really great Ask Away Friday swap set up this week and I goofed and it will be next week instead ....more

100 Days.

Look how far we’ve come. Or have we? I had really hoped for and wanted this to be an uplifting and all positive post, but the truth is that I feel a bit like a speck of dirt this week ....more

Ditch the Tripod – Sharp Handheld Photos Every Time.

Everyone, I have another treat for you. I have one of my favorite guest posters here today – Lindsey from TinyPrints.com. Her first post here, Spice Up Your Smartphone With 5 Creative DIY Hacks, still gets me plenty of hits a day so I was thrilled to get another article from her ....more

How To Unfold Your Love.

Today I’m standing (and very powerfully sitting) with 1,000 voices and more – speaking for compassion. Who are we? We are the compassion writers and givers ....more

Is This The Real Life Or Just Fantasy?

There’s something that happens to me when I travel, and I always wonder if other people experience it too. I disappear. Just a bit ....more

I’m Oily and I Like It.

Guys, I’m switching it up a bit today. Tamara (Like) Camera needs that every so often. I have a bad case of the February Blahs & Blues ....more

Sister, Sister.

I am very excited to introduce my Ask Away Friday partner today. You could say we’ve been through some times together. My birth ....more

You’re a Wizard, Harry!

This mostly or not even remotely close to Wordless Wednesday post is brought to you by Universal Studios in Orlando, and it’s brought to you by a cold that I didn’t ask for and I didn’t want either. This mostly or not even remotely close to Wordless Wednesday post is brought to you by a cat I didn’t ask for and I didn’t want either. This mostly or not even remotely close to Wordless Wednesday post is brought to you by a tapeworm in a cat that I didn’t ask for and I didn’t want either, but it’s a cat I do love and I will keep, because that’s what you do ....more