Tuesday, August 17, 2010
Imagination, Creativity, Weirdest Dream EVER & More
Creative Tattoos Using a Birth Mark
Kaden and Zac are siblings. Audrey and Nolan are siblings. Kaden and Audrey are both 5, while Nolan is 3 and Zac won't be 3 until November. In this little video, where the kids were instructed to PLAY, Kaden decides he must protect his cousin, Audrey, from his ferocious brother, Zac.
What Happens When Cousins Protects Cousins From Little Brothers
I really wish I could tell you who this next blog is about, but I would be thrown down a mountain if I did.
Climbing Mt. Everest
This blog is a memory about my curious and industrious daughter, Keeley, when she was a little girl.
A Curious and Industrious Child
We've all had them, dreams about actors, or talk show hosts, or dead presidents. No? Maybe not, but dreaming about anybody and anything a little out of the ordinary qualifies as a weird dream.
Weird Dreams, Success, and Prophecy
When Dr. Phil talks about getting HIMSELF getting divorced, something really IS weird, especially when the dreamer, who doesn't know Dr. Phil, becomes so emotionally charged about the impending divorce.
Dr. Phil Dream of Divorce
This next weird dream says it all. I won't even explain further.
The Penis Nose – The Weirdest of ALL Weird Dreams (So Far)
I wonder if lots of people have had nightmares about Freddy Krueger.
Freddy Krueger Visits A Dreamer
In case you didn't get my urgent request to send your weird dreams to Your Weird Dreams, read this blog to find out how to send your weird dreams to Your Weird Dreams. (Did I say your weird dreams enough?)
NEEDED: Your Weird Dreams
Creativity is one of my favorite activities and words. Kids are naturally creative. Do we snuff it out or do we nurture it? Here's one way to nurture your child's creativity.
Nurturing Creativity in Children
I think we all strive to be a successful parent, but one mother-daughter team decided to pull all aspects of being successful into their new web site. Worth looking into if you're a parent who wants to be successful in raising successful children.
Are You A Successful Parent?
I also featured the mother-daughter duo in this blog:
If YOU blog, you'll want to read about this lady who, like the mother-daughter team above, is very helpful to anyone who writes.
IMPORTANT INFO FOR BLOGGERS From Marie Anne St. Jean
And, if you blog, you will want to check out this new online writing tool, especially if you don't have some of the higher-end word processing programs.
My Favorite NEW Online Writing Tool
You all know how much I love my grandchildren. Sometimes though, they do things I don't love, like trashing important notes in my iPhone that I can't retrieve. This blog talks about the frustration I experienced as I searched online to find a way to retrieve one important trashed note.
Run, Script, Run!
Oh, the controversy of it all, reincarnation in the Bible? It's OK at the movies, but really, this topic engenders lots of heated debate.
Reincarnation in the Bible and at the Movies
I don't know why I didn't hear about this one before: I believe in a LOT of weird, unexplainable happenings. But when I heard about THIS weird happening, I had to explore it and write about it.
Giovanna, an Italian Woman Impregnated by Aliens
This article recounts a day in my life when I saw from afar one hot August day in the 1960s my teenage loves, the Beatles – exhilarating! Oh, who am I kidding? I still love them.
Commemorating John Lennon's 70th Birthday, October 9, 2010 – The Day John Lennon Waved at Me
Imagination is one of my other favorite words and I use it always, especially when I play the imagination game with my grandchildren, or even alone, when I'm writing.
Imagination and Monsters: How to Teach Children the Wonders of Imagination – An Imagination Game
As back to school approaches, I couldn't help but remember my grammar school days and one nun in particular who haunted me throughout my years at that school.
Back to School WARNING -- Beware of Scary Nuns
For some reason (smile; wink) this next article gave me more page views in a day than some of my others have given me EVER –
How to Make LOTS of Money
Occasionally, Associated Content will email contributors to let them know about assignments they can take. In order to grab these assignments, you have to be sitting at your computer and watch them the moment they become available. Most of the time, by the time I try to "claim" these assignments, they have already been snatched up by other contributors. On one particular day, though, for the first time ever, I was able to grab FOUR in a row. Here they are:
Ingredients to Avoid for an Allergic Baby
How Often Should I Change My Newborn's Diaper?
5 Signs that Your Newborn Has Gas
Why Swaddle a Newborn Baby?
That's it. For now. See you next blog.
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