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Women of the World

The Travel Theme Challenge is all about women this week, and here are pictures of women doing what women around the world do: cook, feed, care, create, play, smile, question, and bravely live their lives. Find more great shots at: https://wheresmybackpack.com/2017/03/11/travel-theme-woman/    

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What Still Fits ?

A group of family women were entertaining themselves over the Thanksgiving dinner table when the topic of weight surfaced. Not unusual after a third helping of pumpkin pie and Blue Bell ice cream. We were lamenting how the distribution of our weight seems to shift, especially when 20, 30, 40 pounds have been added to our… Continue reading What Still Fits ?

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“I’m a Liberal,” She Whispered

Who knew? Who knew I would cry in despair for 2 days after the election? Who knew thousands of women across this nation would be crying over the results? Who knew dozens of those women live in within 20 miles of me? Who knew?   Well, I didn’t know any of that. It took several… Continue reading “I’m a Liberal,” She Whispered

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Motivation Mondays: Women’s Equality Day #Quotes

Originally posted on Mirth and Motivation:
“The day will come when man will recognize woman as his peer, not only at the fireside, but in councils of the nation. Then, and not until then, will there be the perfect comradeship, the ideal union between the sexes that shall result in the highest development of the…

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Hillary Clinton: The Time is Now

Originally posted on Life in the Boomer Lane:
  Life in the Boomer Lane is always grateful for her readers for consistently adding tremendous value to her blog.  The following is a guest post from Pat Read. ***** Many of my friends and family say that they for voting for Hillary out of their commitment…

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The beauty of women…

Originally posted on Patricia's Place:
In Other Words challenge prompt “So much has been said and sung of beautiful young girls, why don’t somebody wake up to the beauty of old women?” Harriet Beecher Stowe I have been thinking about the above quote for a few days. Yes, the gears have been turning but…