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Harry's Grill + Piggy's Ice Cream

January 31, 2018 - Harry and Sallie Thompson opened Piggy's Ice Cream Parlor in 1979. They along with their three sons: Todd, Michael, and...
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The Psych Center

January 29, 2018 - The Kings Park Psychiatric Center is less than 2 miles from my dad's apartment. Over the millions of years it seems he a...
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Steel Ferris Wheel

January 29, 2018 - My love for the Ferris Wheel knows no bounds. This little gem is in Hendersonville, North Carolina. The wheel was actual...
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Unfinished Business 52/28

January 26, 2018 - 52 Lists for Happiness Happy Friday! This week I made a list of all the projects I wish I had time to work on or finish...
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January 24, 2018 - I attended my first ever reptile convention. It was my sons birthday weekend and he had a friend spend the night. I thou...
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Ski the Wolf

January 23, 2018 - The entire family tagged along for the annual Boy Scouts ski trip. We drove up to the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Caro...
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Christmas in NYC!

January 22, 2018 - Better late than never! While visiting my dad, I had to take the train into the city with my son. Everyone should exper...
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Values + Beliefs 27/52

January 19, 2018 - 52 Lists for Happiness Project week 27. This week is all about core values and beliefs. The timing for this list really...
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Snow Day

January 18, 2018 - We had a snow day in Atlanta. Unfortunately the bed was warm and it was my husbands birthday so we all ate breakfast and...
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January 16, 2018 - My spunky Smooth Fox Terrier turned 13 today. He recently had a bout with an upset stomach so no treats for this guy. In...
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Making a Difference 52/26

January 12, 2018 - 52 Lists Project Listing times I felt I made a difference in someone else's life. I know I made a difference in this...
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The Bluffs

January 11, 2018 - About 2 miles from Dad's apartment is the Kings Park Bluffs. This used to be his favorite spot to come read his paper by...
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A Hard Topic

January 10, 2018 - Knowing this day would come and it actually coming are two very different aspects. I recently had to suddenly take a tri...
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Pinelawn Cemetery, Farmingdale NY

January 08, 2018 - My most recent trip to NY I decided it was time to visit graves and introduce my son to his great grandparents and the f...
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Investing in Mind, Body and Soul 52/25

January 05, 2018 - 52 Lists I am off a week on these posts. I did not bring my journal with me to New York and I have been immersed in hol...
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2017 The Year of Doing.

January 04, 2018 - Everyone else is doing it. Here is my list of best + worst of 2017. Love List 1. The Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8 lens. This i...
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2018 Goals

January 03, 2018 - For the past few years I have started making yearly goals and holding myself accountable to them by putting them here, f...
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First Day Hike

January 02, 2018 - It does not take much arm twisting to get us to go hiking so participating in a first day of the year hike was a no brai...
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