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Our long weekend ft. Ursa Major, Golabki and Japanese Beetles.

Our long weekend ft. Ursa Major, Golabki and Japanese Beetles.

During a long weekend in northern Michigan,we experienced the Ursula Major, fantastic Polish fare and some Japanese beetles. Not necessarily in that order.

Dancing with Cinderella

Dancing with Cinderella

As I watched my niece get married over the weekend, I wondered how the span of her young life passed so quickly.

Are you a good mom?

Are you a good mom?

Merideth at Perfection Pending reminds us that whether our homes are spotless or “lived-in”, whether we work or stay home, we’re all doing the best we can.

Flashback Friday – Truth about bullies

Flashback Friday – Truth about bullies

Bullies aren’t born bullies. How are they created and, more importantly, what can we do to help them?

On winters, disappointment and dead flowers

On winters, disappointment and dead flowers

Michiganders have a tremulous relationship with winters. By March, we’re disenchanted with the season and its charms – but maybe we’re giving up too soon?

Flashback Friday:  Truth about bullying

Flashback Friday: Truth about bullying

Flashback Friday: Found this 2013 post about bullying in my archives. It still seems relevant, and I’d love to know your thoughts…