Tag Archives: Friday Finds

Necessity IS the mother of Invention

I won’t lie…life has been difficult these last few years.  It’s a long story and one that, while it wouldn’t bore, might precipitate a pity party that I have no intention of attending.  That having been said I’ve found that … Continue reading

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When Life gives you Lemons…

  My Friday Find this week is a gorgeous teal bowl that I found in my local Dollar Tree. I had just two singles with me for chips & pudding so I was hurrying through the store to get what … Continue reading

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Goodwill Industries NJ

My favorite place to shop is a little secondhand store run by Goodwill Industries in Ocean, NJ. I can always find something interesting to add to my prop stock.  This little window sitter was originally a plant mister but in … Continue reading

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Kim Klassen’s Start 2 Finish class

Two days ago I started a new class with Kim Klassen…Start 2 Finish.  An 8 week course taking us from the conception of a photograph to the finalized version of that conceived idea.  As class members we are invited to … Continue reading

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Jersey Shore Snow

Jersey is usually pretty quiet during the winter months.  Cold, partly cloudy and sometimes with a bit of white fluff that lasts a day or two.  This year it feels like that movie…Snowmageddon.  One snow storm follows the other with … Continue reading

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Goosebumps, Chills and TEARS

I was so incredibly touched today when I read Kim Klassen’s posting on her Friday Finds blog.  The generosity of many who call her friend was revealed when she shared her secret obsession and the possible fulfillment of that obsession … Continue reading

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Motherhood

Any discussion about mothers can quickly become a ‘bitchfest’ or a eulogy…there’s rarely a neutral platform that a mother stands upon.  Some of us learn our mothering skills from our own mother, some from watching the mothers of friends.  I … Continue reading

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