The Family Tree

Image: Diane GP

Have you ever watched the television show Who Do You Think You Are? I love that show! Then again, I love anything that involves a person’s backstory. If you don’t know about it or haven’t seen it, I’ll summarize it for you in one word: genealogy. The show focuses on celebrities…

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In The Moment – Wicked

© Diane Galvez-Parker

Take a short break and be In The Moment as you watch this rehearsal video from WICKED the Musical. Then ask yourself: Who has changed my life for good?  Do they know? Did they know? Author’s Note: Wicked is one of my favorite musicals. I have actually lost count of how many times that…

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Weekends

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In order to write this week’s post, I felt the need to use my research skills and find out the formal definition of WEEKEND. Here are some of the definitions that I found: WEEKEND ~ the end of the week; specifically:  the period between the close of one work or…

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There’s No Place Like Home

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Diamonds are a girl’s best friend. They are often a boy’s best friend too. Would you agree? Are you confused?  Let me clarify this for you.  It’s that time of the year where many lives revolve around a diamond: A baseball diamonds, that is. (You will find me using the…

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In The Moment – Do Re Mi

© Diane Galvez-Parker

Take a short break and be In The Moment as you watch a music video of “Do Re Mi” from The Sound of Music. Then ask yourself: Which movie or song reminds me of my parents or grandparents? Author’s Note: Whatever your thoughts were about last weekend’s Academy Awards Show, I can tell you that…

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No Batteries Required

Image: Diane GP

Antacid tablets, small canisters, water bottles, soda, a football, swings, and a slide can be the makings of a perfect family day. Some of you may be scratching your head at the combination of those items. Others might simply ask how those items fit together for any kind of day,…

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