If I Ran The Zoo….

One of my favorite Dr. Seuss books is entitled "If I Ran the Zoo".  In the book the story goes something like this.   Young Gerald McGrew visits a zoo and while he is there he finds that the animals that are living there are just not quite exotic enough.  He thinks that "if he ran the zoo" he would do it a bit differently and have animals that were indeed rare even if they were imaginary. As the book goes on, in true Dr. Seuss style, the animals that young McGrew envisions get crazier and … [Read more...]

The Cat is In the Bag

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Listen!!!

Guess what?? I am co-host this week for the blog hop over at Feeling Beachie!!  Thanks, Hilary!!!   So what do you do???  Every week my friend, Hilary, posts 4 fill in the blank statements for you to use on your  blog!  Fill them in and join the blog hop by posting your link !  She is always looking for statements so feel free to email her at feelingbeachie@gmail.com to share what you have with her and maybe YOU can be a co-host, too!!!    I am not saying my statements are all that riveting but … [Read more...]

What Will I Miss?

I am just going to say it. I have not been a huge fan of Iowa.   It has not been my favorite state to live in.  Perhaps it was because we moved FROM North Carolina to Iowa and then moved again from AUSTRALIA back to Iowa. Two climates that are much better,  in my humble opinion.   My life got a little complicated there for awhile so if you have followed me for awhile you know about our moves.  Regardless, I am thinking that Iowa has not been the state where I have achieved a blissful state. I … [Read more...]

Princess Parties, Hot Meals and Give A Ways!!! Wild Wednesday!!!

I have lots of different things to post today so stick with me!!! It will be worth it---I PROMISE!  First of all it is Wordless Wednesday over at Never Growing Old so I will start out with my picture for the day! Seen in a hotel parking lot in Chicago area.   Make your own conclusions what a princess party offers..... Now on to other exciting things!!!  Since I found the idea through Karen and Gerard to donate for each comment made on my blog to a charity that I truly believe in---I … [Read more...]