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Writing Hiatus

Hi there Soulies. It’s me again, Amy Deason and I’ve got a question. Have you ever gone on a writing hiatus? A hiatus, of course, means a temporary gap, pause, break, or absence in something. For example, you might take … Continue reading

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Ready or Not….

Hi Soulies. Today I’m going to start my post off with a question. What is one of the most stressful, not to mention expensive, times of the year for parents? Nope, it’s not Christmas. 🎄 (Thank goodness that’s still several … Continue reading

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Family Traditions, New and Old

Good morning soulies. Today I’m going to share some special family moments with you. When I was growing up, my family had several traditions and until I became a parent (many years ago), I never really thought too much about … Continue reading

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Striving for a more healthy me

Okay, quiz time! What’s been around for over 40 years, has a height of 5 feet, 4 1/2 inches, and weighs 180 pounds? Give up? The answer is me! I’m not too happy about those numbers but I can only … Continue reading

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‘Tis the season to be spooky…well, almost

Hi everybody. Okay, so I know it’s a little early for this but…. Anyone who knows me or reads my blog or even checks out my Facebook page knows how much I love Halloween. I mean, it’s pretty much a … Continue reading

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SCHOOL FIELD TRIPS

Good morning everyone! I should have had this post up before now but life has been pretty crazy for me lately. My family and I are moving into a new house in less than 2 weeks, school is out in … Continue reading

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Ghosts of Childhoods Past

Funny the things kids say. For example, the other day I overheard my kiddos talking to a younger relative about toys. As they mentioned different ones, the younger child stopped them, asking what a particular toy was. They had never … Continue reading

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LEARNING DISABILITY AWARENESS

Good morning everyone. Today I wanted to talk about something that many of us may not know much about: dys·lex·i·s dəsˈleksēə/ noun a general term for disorders that involve difficulty in learning to read or interpret words, letters, and other … Continue reading

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Becoming a vampire…venturing into the night(shift)

Good morning everyone. As some of you may know if you follow me on Facebook, I recently decided to make a career change. One that requires me to become one of the undead. Just kidding. I’m not becoming a nocturnal monster … Continue reading

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How much ‘Stuff’ do you have?

Recently on my way home from work I drove by a newly bulldozed construction site. The embers of trees still smoldering. A sign announced the coming of, yet another, self-storage complex. Really? Are all the other storage places full? How … Continue reading

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