A daily reflection on Eleanor Roosevelt's syndicated "My Day" columns from 1938. In part to pay homage to a great First Lady, in part to share a tiny piece of history, but mostly to reflect on life and the lessons to be learned from it....more
This is what it looks like inside the mind of a partially crazy, hopefully funny, sometimes angry, usually happy, always loving mommy, wife, and friend
I love being a mommy and a wife, but those are just 2 of the many things that define me as a person. I am loud, opinionated, and I don't need your approval. If you are offended by anything I say here, I am sorry that you have a stick up your ass. Don't keep reading if you don't like what I have to say....more
This blog examines the intersection of public health and pop culture. Written by a Master of Public Health (MPH) professional with expertise in health communication & education, it tackles timely topics from celebrities to social media....more
Civication documents the quest of one young lady to become a truly engaged citizen.
What does it take to be fully engaged? Asking questions, getting involved, meeting people, reading & researching, attending events, learning how to be an auto-didact, and taking chances.
Civicization is also intended to create a place where conversations about politics, civic engagement, & culture can start amongst those of us who have deep opinions but might fear we're too ignorant to share them....more
Come along as beauty & justice bring hope around the world! Thanks be to God. Join me to discuss human trafficking prevention; missionary work in Australia & Ireland, Republic; injustice today & what it means to be a woman; and living a little bit hippie-boho....more
Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia
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I’m Marisa Wikramanayake. I am a freelance journalist and editor (also known as a word wrangler). I started my journalism career as a weekly columnist for the Sunday Leader writing on politics and popular culture for four years for a readership of 100,000.
Northern NY / Fort Drum
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Formerly Aimless Wanderings of a Fretful Mind. I'm not so fretful anymore....but my thoughts still meander. This is just another blog of a typical working class American family in a typical working class (and military) American town in Northern NY....more
Welcome to Deconstruct the Girl, a lifestyle blog created in an effort to navigate the confusing waters of adulthood and reclaim some of the childlike wonder and introspection that can get lost as responsibilities creep in and bills need to be paid. We live in a fast paced world, where other people’s expectations, long work hours and relationship obligations play so steadily in the back of ours minds that they can begin to define us. The goal of this blog is to push the pause button on life and be able to evaluate the many parts of what makes us each unique.
GOPCampaigner.com is a one-stop political campaigning information resource for first-time or small-office candidates, presumably of the conservative persuasion. You won’t find a ton of current events or newsy articles here. What you will find is valuable information that will help you organize and execute a brilliant political campaign, on a manageable scale for elected offices like mayor, city or county council, or even small Congressional races. And you won’t have to spend a ton of money to accomplish it....more