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Hello I must be going

• EXAMORATA   8 HOURS AGO
Last night, Friday night, I was tired. It had been a long week. Work’s busy, I had my mid-term exam in Spanish, I have so...

The Rights of the Dead Update

• AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   10:46 AM ON SAT OCT 25 2014
Success!  A few days ago, HERE, I explained my frustration about finding a website that contained a profile and pictur...

Now is the time for a visit to the Skyline Drive

• HOCO CONNECT   4:32 AM ON SAT OCT 25 2014
     Somehow a visit to Skyline Drive in Virginia is something I wanted to do the past few autumns but never...

Vote for the Mobbies

• AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   11:22 PM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
Wow!  I am totally blown away!  I was nominated for a Mobbie!  The Mobbies are the awards for Maryland's bes...

Chicness and Privilege

• HOCOHOUSEHON   7:25 PM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
If I were I child, now, in Baltimore, I still wouldn't be able to afford it. The groundbreaking restaurants which were...

Desperate English Housewife in Washington, cha...

• UKDESPERATEHOUSEWIFEUSA   4:57 PM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
American school date This week I went into Harry’s USA school to read my children’s book ‘The Adventures ...

Friday Flashback: Bridal Gown

• IN THE STUDIO   3:05 PM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
Whenever the studio re-designs a garment, (and gets permission to post the photos, of course :)) we will feature it on our ...

First-Person Friday

• BABIES & BANANA BREAD   10:12 AM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
First-Person Friday is a new beat in which I will showcase writings from #HoCoMd parents, grandparents, sisters, brothers,...

The more things change......

• A METALSMITH'S JOURNEY   10:06 AM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
the more they stay the same.   Or it becomes MORE of the same, as in 'deeper'. . . . ya know? That is my take awa...

The day I learned about “Organic”

• TALESOFFRUITANDCAKE   9:10 AM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
I realize the title of this blog reads like “hippie hippie bla bla bla” but bear with me, I promise a giggle. ...

W&W / Pretty Pink Posh Blog Hop - Hello, B...

• WITTY TITLE HERE   9:00 AM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
Hello! Today, Winnie & Walter and Pretty Pink Posh have teamed up for a fun blog hop featuring some great products. &nb...

Battling Through Voter Apathy

• STEVE CHARING OUTSPOKEN   8:27 AM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
It was a cool wet morning on October 1 when my husband and I volunteered at a voter registration table in Howard Community ...

Why was I outside a building in downtown Balti...

• HOCO CONNECT   5:00 AM ON FRI OCT 24 2014
   You may have noticed that I didn't post a blog yesterday.  Instead I was waiting outside the University o...

Haircut Faux Pas

• AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   8:23 PM ON THU OCT 23 2014
Despite having a grandfather who was a barber, I don't know much about the hair cutting industry.  I just know when I ...

Is Christmas Really Just Two Months Away?

• HUDSON AND EMILY   1:20 PM ON THU OCT 23 2014
Can you BELIEVE that Christmas is just two months away?! I just texted my family that it’s time we do our annual draw...

DeenasDays Social Media

• DEENA'S DAYS   12:27 PM ON THU OCT 23 2014
Use DeenasDays Social Media to expand your business. You might be on Facebook, but do you post everyday? Is your busiess on...

Desperate English Housewife in Washington, cha...

• UKDESPERATEHOUSEWIFEUSA   11:43 AM ON THU OCT 23 2014
Confusion about undertaking! In my last post I ranted about ‘undertaking’ on the USA roads. Some people thought...

Chin Up

• BONNEVIVANTELIFE   11:00 AM ON THU OCT 23 2014
I believe we get the same messages in life until we’re ready to hear them. A few years ago, a friend suggested I try pos...

FTL311 - Thanks

• WITTY TITLE HERE   8:00 AM ON THU OCT 23 2014
Hello! I'm popping in to share a card I created using some Reverse Confetti goodies.  Can you believe it's already the...

Let's Get Busy with illustrator Isabel Roxas

• THE BUSY LIBRARIAN   6:00 AM ON THU OCT 23 2014
Isabel Roxas (@StudioRoxas), illustrator of the The Case of the Missing Donut (@PenguinKids), stops by to talk ab...

The Rights of The Dead

• AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   10:12 PM ON WED OCT 22 2014
I recently came across a website called "FindAGrave.com" while googling my wife's name.  It was, in fact, the first we...

Becoming a Better Me

• THE POINT OF IT ALL   8:38 PM ON WED OCT 22 2014
Suddenly when I stopped stressing over a guy who never called me back, I had a lot of free time.  No I will be honest,...

Feed the Baby and Nod YES in Celebration of Na...

• BABIES & BANANA BREAD   5:38 PM ON WED OCT 22 2014
As a new mommy, feeding my little H can sometimes be a pain in the neck; in the literal sense. Have you experienced pain ...

And the Next Howard County Executive Should Be...

• LISA B, MRS. S   4:19 PM ON WED OCT 22 2014
The next Howard County Executive should be someone with a deep history of involvement in the county, preferably with years ...

Dachshund Finds: Big Lots Edition

• CUPCAKERN   12:27 PM ON WED OCT 22 2014
Who knew that Big Lots would be a place that has so many awesome Dachshund Finds? I certainly didn't! I recently went there...

Elections turn negative in last few weeks

• HOCO CONNECT   11:41 AM ON WED OCT 22 2014
    One of the nice things about having a DVR is that in addition to being able to watch TV programs when you wan...

Great Family Fun at Butler’s Orchard Pumpkin...

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   8:00 AM ON WED OCT 22 2014
Oh my goodness, isn’t autumn amazing?! Apple cider, a crisp, cool bite to the air, the changing color of leaves. I l...

African Americans In Howard County 2014 Genera...

• FROM THE SCRATCH PAD OF AN URBAN BUSHW...   6:30 AM ON WED OCT 22 2014
Once again the ever-so-wise African-Americans In Howard County Coalition has entrusted me with their official list of endor...

Fancy dinners and entertainment

• THESELLERS.NET   6:00 AM ON WED OCT 22 2014
There were several dining options on the ship, but we tried to go to the main dining room as much as possible (every dinner...

No Timetable For Grief

• AWAY FROM THE THINGS OF MAN   9:46 PM ON TUE OCT 21 2014
Rick Warren, author of the book, The Purpose Driven Life, and his wife, Kay, pastor Saddleback Church in California.  ...