Oddball Challenge: September 20, 2018

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Time for this week’s Oddball Photo Challenge from Kammie At Nuthouse Central.

Here’s my take on it:

My songs of the day are:

”The Bottle” by Paul Weller

”Lights, Camera, Action” by Bliss n Eso

”Don’t Wanna Fight” by Alabama Shakes

“Chuck E.’s In Love” by Rickie Lee Jones

”The Man With The Weird Beard” by Ray Charles

”Fight On” by Peter Tosh

”I Turn My Camera On” by Spoon

”The Bottle Wins Again” by Ben Harper

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Transformed: My Daughter’s Journey

All The Shoes I Wear

In A Word: Inspiring

It took 6 years after having my son for my memory to fade enough to have my daughter. 23 hrs of  labor is a strong deterrent.  My children were complete opposites. My son who was small, struggled to gain weight.  My daughter struggled with hers.

She was beautiful, smart, strong, a razor sharp wit and full of hilarity. She didn’t let her weight stop her from achieving whatever she dreamed.

By the age of 12, she could bench press 250 and she wanted to play football like her brother before her. She was one of the first girls to ever play boys football, having tried out, won her position as a starter on both offense and defense. She was also the first female to ever attend Razorback Football Camp at the university of Arkansas, Fayetteville at the insistance of famous coach, Houston Nutt who flew his…

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reveal tonight

The misterman's take

turning

and caught as the choice

and wonder

and held as the kept as its own flow

and going

and when as the turning

and well as its own front

and said as the use

and when

as its own the better

and whom

as the opposite

and dealt as its

said as the remember

and felt as the idea

and when as its own comfort as around

and the telling as the turn

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Blog networking is one of the most undervalued and underused strategies for most.

You will find links in this post to help eliminate some of the work; all you have to do is LIKE, COMMENT and FOLLOW others.

Multiple Experiences

Cyranny’s Cove

mydangblog

Issues from the Heart

Rafa Farihah

Advocate for Mental Illness

Waldina

The Courage To Shift

The Purple Almond

Thankful Thursday

Grayer Gardens

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Today, I am thankful for conversations over coffee. It’s the small things that recharge the soul.

What are you thankful for today? How do you show your gratitude? Have you said thank you today?

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Welcome Dream Big Partner: Riverside Peace!

I am pleased to welcome the latest blogger to become a Dream Big Partner: Riverside Peace

Here is an excerpt from the Riverside Peace about page:

For as long as I can remember I have always loved writing. I write mostly poetry and fiction and sometimes dabble in other genres just for fun. I also like photography so I often use my own photos.

With a limited education but a lot of determination, hard work and encouragement from my husband, I entered university to graduate with a Graduate Certificate in 2004 at the age of 47. This experience then propelled me into doing something more with my hobby of writing and ventured into publishing short stories and poems in local and online magazines and newspapers for a few years.

You can find the rest of Chrissy’s story on her page.  Her logo is in my sidebar and on the Partners’ Page at the top of my website!  When you visit be sure to tell her Danny sent ya!

Link

networking-with-bloggers-fi

Blog networking is one of the most undervalued and underused strategies for most.

You will find links in this post to help eliminate some of the work; all you have to do is LIKE, COMMENT and FOLLOW others.

Riverside Peace

The Courage To Shift

Lifting Taboos

Horse Addict

Being Lydia

Misty Books

Lucky Otter’s Haven 

Reclaiming Hope

Pan-Seared Tuna Steaks with “Melted” Lemon-Caper Sauce

Kitchen Insights

This fast, healthy, and delicious seared tuna dish comes together in one pan and is ready in less than 30 minutes. Serve with a mixture of seasoned cucumbers, tomatoes, and red onion for a light and refreshing meal.

Tip: It can be tricky to select healthy and environmentally sustainable seafood options at the grocery store. Check out SeafoodWatch.org to find options you can feel good about serving.

Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 15-18 minutes
Serves: 4

Ingredients:

3 T. extra virgin olive oil, divided
4 6-oz. sushi-grade tuna steaks, approximately 3/4” thick
Salt and black pepper, to taste
1 medium shallot, finely chopped
¼ c. dry white wine
½ c. chicken broth
2 T. fresh lemon juice
1 organic lemon, sliced thin
3 T. capers, drained

Directions:

  1. Heat two tablespoons olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add tuna steaks to hot skillet and cook for approximately…

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Don’t Always Get The L12

Zach’s Scope

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Hello again, today’s blog includes a little story about myself, as well as some sound life advice based on a recent experience of mine.

So let me start off by saying that, like most people, I am a HUGE fan of Chinese food. Fairly often my fiancée and I will indulge in the greasy and delicious goodness of the one decent Chinese restaurant in town. Every time it’s the same thing. I get a combination plate called the L12 and she gets the smaller #16.

Until recently, this has been the trend. L12 everytime without fail…. And then something miraculous happened. One night while ordering Chinese food, I made an impulse decision and ordered the chicken lo mein. I felt weird about going against the grain of my regular order, it almost felt wrong but once I tasted it, It was all over.

I think the main point here (at…

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Stuffed Chicken Parmesan – Flavor Smasher

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nu5vWE8rRsg Happy Thursday everyone! I hope your week was great, and your weekend is even greater. I do apologize for not posting a video last week. Things have been quite hectic and I am still a little

Source: Stuffed Chicken Parmesan – Flavor Smasher