Author Archives: marymarvella

Talk about Nesting and Flowers

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Mama loved flowers. Both of my grandmothers loved flowers. My Grandma Mary owned a florist. Grandma Overby used coffee cans as planters and had flowers all over her front  porch and on the…

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Vampires Oh My!

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The word vampire conjures different images from Bela Lugosi, the most famous Dracula, to Tom Cruise as the Vampire Lestat and the monstrous Nosferatu of the silent film era.  Everyone knows that vampires…

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3 Historical Arguments Against Mother’s Day

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Campaigning against Mother’s Day is a surefire way to sound like a grouch — but that didn’t stop Anna Jarvis. That’s because if anyone could get away with it, she could. After all, Jarvis invented the…

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The Darling Buds of May

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A soft spring day in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia is scented with the sweetest blossoms. Many of our best-loved flowers bloom in spring. Perhaps because they come after a long, cold winter,…

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Do Small Things Make You Happy.

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As a child I needed very little to make me happy. Books, dolls, and trees were good. Having friends made me happy.  Being with family made me happy. Now tutoring makes me happy.…

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Sgt. Reckless – An Amazing Mare

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Because I’m a horse lover in the first degree, our own Mary Ricksen shared the video link with me, and I was inspired to share these two links about Sgt. Reckless, a sorrel…

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Who doesn’t need a few time saving, money saving, cool ideas for anyone!

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Posted for Mary Ricksen: I’ll bet there’s one here for any of us! The simplest way to slice a bunch of cherry tomatoes is to sandwich them between two plastic lids and run…

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