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Happy Thanksgivukkah?

By Marilyn Baron This year was the first year in my lifetime—or anybody’s lifetime—that the first day of Hanukkah—The Festival of Lights—fell on Thanksgiving. It’s a phenomenon that won’t happen again in 79,000 years. People have coined the term “Thanksgivukkah,” to commemorate the unlikely convergence of the two holidays.  I remember times when Hanukkah coincided […]

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Happiness Jar by Pam Asberry

People tend to think that happiness is a stroke of luck, something that will descend like fine weather if you’re fortunate. But happiness is the result of personal effort. You fight for it, strive for it, insist upon it, and sometimes even travel around the world looking for it. You have to participate relentlessly. ~ […]

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Thanksgiving Table

So the holidays are upon us.  Always a busy time of the year.  I won’t say especially for me but I have a lot of family to shop for and cook for plus my writing and stuff for Georgia Romance Writers and getting ready for a whole new year. Thanksgiving is a particularly emotional time for me.  You see, […]

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Please Welcome, Author TRACY BROGAN !!

A recent news report revealed that happiness is directly related to gratitude. That makes sense, right? If you are grateful for what you have, you don’t waste precious energy wanting what you don’t have. And it’s that sense of “want” which makes so many of us grouchy, restless, and sad. So, in the spirit of […]

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The Year I Was Born…..

What were you doing in 1950?  Not born yet?  Well, let me tell you what life was like in the 50’s. A lot of the Vets were still getting out of the service and still getting GI Bill assistance for education and with buying homes, so the housing market was booming.  Most homes at this […]

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