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Shannon Chastaine
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I made these again.  They are ridiculously good and I eat too many of them. #ricekrispiestreats   #yummyfood  
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…when you’re a Hope Giver and you know what you have to do – but you yourself are so devastated. You can’t even breathe for all the grief.
#daisyrainmartin #hopegivers  
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I am very excited about this company, this project, and this Kickstarter! #ca7ch #ca7chlife  
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I thought it was time to share a little Link Love. Introducing #kellyraeroberts, #kriscarr, and #hannahbrencher
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What an interesting course--learning to see yourself with kindness through the lens of your camera. #beyourownbeloved #selfportraits
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Step out, step up, and do what's right for kids. This is Part Two from +Daisy Rain Martin #dotherightthing #protectkids #childabuseprevention  
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Moms do so many different, interesting things.  This is the story of a Fishermom. "It’s family time and that’s what I love. I know when I talk about fishing as a kid, I hated it and thought I was being forced into child labor and then it turned into something I love and I can’t even imagine not doing!" #badassmom #alaskafishing
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Interesting research article from Arcadian Porch. #genderbias  
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Take good care . . . of You!  We know you're busy with summer kicking in but don't forget that you'll be at your best when you take care of yourself too. #selfcare #selfcaretips
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Mmmm, chocolate :)
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May is National Mental Health Awareness Month.  Here are some resources and thoughts to help stomp out the stigma of talking about mental health issues.
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If you love caravans/vintage camping trailers, you'll enjoy this fun tour.
#caravan #vintagetrailer #vintagecamper  
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No way!  I love that. :)
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Great article about leadership and reading.
Cody Stauffer teaches not only why readers need to read (and on a range of topics) but also how to make the time.
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Tunage to Calm and Soothe

If you’re in need of some meditation jams, or just in need of or wanting something to calm you down or wind down from the day, here is the p

Comparing Yourself to Others is a Buzzkill

I don't have any tattoos. I figure one of the many veins in my legs will eventually burst and it'll look like I had a butterfly inked into m

Positive Self Talk

Positive Thoughts lead to positive lives and Positive Self Talk and Positive Thoughts go hand in hand. I remember Al Franken's "Daily Affirm

Browned-Butter Rice Krispies Treats

I love Rice Krispies Treats. This is well known. My sweet little neighbor once took the time during a family trip to McCall to stop at the W

Link Love (Sites Worth Their Salt)

Hi Salty Friends,. I'm in a Link Love mood and figured it was high time we shared some good thoughts and good works from some of our favorit

May is Mental Health Month. Let’s Start Talking

How many people in your life have experienced a mental illness? It's not an easy question to answer since people don't advertise it, so it m

Vintage Camper Trailer Tour

I am in love with vintage trailers. It started when I was at a farmers' market and a jewelry vendor used a tiny little vintage trailer as he

Destiny…well, sort of

I met a guy who really kind of blew my mind. For months I desperately crossed my fingers, avoided open umbrellas indoors, made wishes at 11:

Buttercream Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

This is a twist on Classic American Buttercream Frosting. It is yummy and nice to use for piping onto cupcakes.

25 Things You Can Recycle You Might Not Know About

In honor of Earth Day today, we’re talking recycling! You probably already recycle all your plastic and glass bottles, cardboard packaging a

Link Loves

Some organizations and websites are too good to keep to yourself and I know of a few I'd like to share. Let me know your thoughts about any

Food Prep Fun

Eating well can be hard, especially when you're constantly busy and it's just soo easy to go buy some greasy fish n' chips or pizza rather t

Butterfly Nesting Trays

What do you say when your my mom-in-law asks if you want some wooden nesting trays she was going to toss because she hadn't done anything wi

My Yoga

My yoga is a beautiful snowflake, unique to me. I know that your yoga will be completely different, and I love that. My yoga changes with th

Why Do You Do What You Do?

Life isn't fair, except when it comes to time. We all have the same 24 hours. Every morning we wake up and it's as if the Universe is saying

Help Jeff to Hope

ONTARIO — The back wall in Jeff Canas’ bedroom is hidden behind boxes, each about a foot long and 6 inches tall, stacked from one end of the

Pursuing Happiness Check-in #3

I set an intention each time I'm in class. It's always very simple–typically either This is the body I came with–be patient with it or Stay

artsy-fartsy mama: Mini Valentine Sandwich Cookies

Valentine treats are so cute, and a lot of fun to make. Kids love helping (usually), and this recipe is EXTRA kid-friendly!! My four year ol

Embracing Change

For years I t embracing change, change is good hought I would only ever want to be a nomad in constant motion, not tied to any one place. I

Your Wild and Precious Life

She wants to know that the choices that she's made – the adventures and the misadventures – were all headed in a direction that made sense a