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Melissa Luznicky Garrett
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My youngest had a well-visit yesterday and received a tetanus booster. Later that afternoon she attended a three-hour gymnastics class. Needless to say, she went to bed quite sore and woke up this morning to a golf ball-sized...
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Unique, but still beautiful. 
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My son returned today from his trip to Vermont with his Granny & Papa, which proved to be a much-needed vacation in light of Perry's untimely death. As my husband said, dealing with a beloved pet's death is much easier when y...
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Perry the ball python is entering his shedding phase and currently very dry and scaly. This is the time when an extra humid environment is a must. As a consequence, my son has been giving Perry one-hour "spa-treatments" each ...
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Today I baked, mashed, and froze two butternut squash; picked, snapped, blanched, and froze three quarts of green beans; cut, shredded, and froze two quarts of zucchini; picked, seeded, boiled, blanched, and peeled goodness k...
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Both THE SPIRIT KEEPER and THE PROPHECY are free for Kindle today through August 25th. Enjoy!
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There are some things that should be relatively simple; hooking up a new computer, for example. We recently purchased a desktop for our son to use for school assignments and gaming. It's a computer he's been waiting the bette...
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The closer I get to 40, the harder it is to maintain my weight. I am now the heaviest I've ever been in my life, including when I was pregnant and full-term. According to my midwife, I am on the verge of being overweight, a r...
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RIP, Perry. You were the sweetest, most loved ball python ever. Perry, who was about 16 months old, was with us just one brief year. Perry was one of my son's beloved companions and taught me how to admire and respect snakes ...
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Ten-year-old Bea likes to do these. A lot. 
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Johanna channeling Aretha Franklin!.mp4 If little Johanna's sassy moves to Aretha Franklin's "Respect" don't make your day, we don't know what will! Have you ever seen anyone channel the Queen of Soul so well? http://bit.ly/1...
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Day 130 - Garden Update
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I was in the garden a lot this week, so much so that I have been struck hard by seasonal allergies, as have my son and husband. Springtime r

Writing is Hard & Other Truths About the Craft
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As I was torturing myself with Episode 3 of "Sunny with a Twist of Olive" this month, I kept thinking this should be easier. Each aspect of

Day 102 - Garden Update
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Today has been, without question, the most beautiful day of 2015 so far here in Ithaca. The sky is blue, the sun is shining, and it's a warm

Day 77 - New Addition!
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Meet Riley, the newest addition to my budding herpetologist's collection of reptiles. She joins Perry the ball python, Sticky the bearded dr

Day 48 - Thank Goodness for Grandparents
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The kids are off school this week, and while my oldest is recovering from last week's tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy (she's been in signifi

Day 40 - Snow Day, Take Two
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As the kids and I were shoveling our Very Long Driveway earlier today, using nothing but our snow shovels and good ole fashioned elbow greas

Day 39 - The Snow Never Bothered Them, Anyway
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At "feels like" 33 degrees, it is a relatively warm day in upstate New York. However we are under a winter storm warning until Tuesday morni

Day 38 - "You Have No Power Over Me"
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I've been dealing with a contrary reader lately. Though never particularly rude, this young, know-it-all reader nevertheless needles and tes

Day 37 - Fifty Shades of Doubt
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When the erotic novel FIFTY SHADES OF GREY debuted, I felt no shortage of annoyance, anger, and jealousy that this book was receiving so muc

Day 36 - Positive Thinking
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It's about this time of year when my hatred of winter multiplies exponentially on an almost daily basis. Gusty winds and blowing snow. Negat

Day 35 - A Return
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My husband and I met last Tuesday with the Committee on Special Education regarding the possibility of securing a recommendation to an area

Day 34 - Required Reading
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I was wondering what I should blog about today when the subject matter practically fell in my lap. It appears that Harper Lee, author of the

Day 33 - Snow Day!
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Local forecasters have, for days, been talking about a snow storm predicted to charge across the central states and up through Pennsylvania

Day 32 - The Journey Begins
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Today is February 1st, which means two things: 1. I blogged the entire month of January, making steady and consistent progress on my self-im

Day 31 - The Mystery of the Missing Wallet
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My husband is forever misplacing things, especially his keys, phone, and wallet. I could say it's an endearing character flaw, goodness know

Day 30 - Commenting Etiquette
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I've been a member of Wattpad for the past four months. Having decided to "write to query" after years of self-publishing, I severed my excl

Day 29 - Cautiously Optimistic
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After another full day at the Cornell Animal Hospital, Perry the Ball Python is now home. His prolapse was successfully reduced and reinsert

Day 28 - Tears & Angst
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Monday evening, my son's ball python Perry suffered his third prolapse in the space of three months. The first time it happened in November,

Day 27 - Risk Assessment
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Did you ever have one of those days you knew would go to pot the moment you opened your eyes? Today was one of those days. It's not that I w

Day 26 - Blizzard 2015
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I've lived in upstate New York for going on fourteen years. Before then, I lived in North Carolina, Kansas, Georgia, and Washington State. T