Greeting Readers,

If you scroll on down to my post from a few years ago, I discussed potty time and informed Mother’s around the age you should expect your child to be ready for it. I have yet to FULLY share my toddler && i experience, maybe this piece can help a few Mom’s trying to wrap up potty training or even start, for that matter. So here we go!

Honestly, potty training sucks. There. . I said it! It is only the truth, and what many other woman are thinking. It also depends on what age you start your child, this isn’t a few month process (everyone progress differs). In reality, this can take at least a year or two to past the threshold of being fully trained. I started introducing my daughter to the potty at 1, we had a cute potty that I got as a gift…

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Today We Remember: Chuck Berry – Rock N Roll Pioneer

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Hi I’m Retro Dee and Welcome to another edition of Today We Remember.

Today we remember Chuck Berry- a man so famous in early Rock N Roll that the name speaks for itself.

Charles Edward Anderson Berry was born on October 18, 1926 in St. Louis, MO. He was the 4th of 6 children. The Berrys were a middle-class family, with respectable jobs- Chuck’s father Henry was a the Deacon at a local Baptist Church, while his mother, Martha, was a school principal.

Chuck studied music from a young age and played blues through his school years. When he was 22, he married Thelma Suggs, (known as “Toddy”) on October 28, 1948. The couple had their first child, a girl named Darlin Ingrid two years later. Mr. Berry worked many jobs to support his family, eventually becoming a beautician. He purchased a home for his family, which is today still…

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My Grandmother’s Recipes: Part 8, Quinoa Pomegranate Salad.


This post takes us to the last two of the four holidays: Sukkot (Sukkos) and Simchat Torah (Simhas Torah). It also concludes my story with the celebration of Simhas Torah in Moscow Synagogue.

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*20. Leader of All Peoples – one of the multitude of epithets Stalin constructed to refer to himself.

*21. The Big Brother of All Workers – see *20.

*22. Expert of All Languages – see #20.

*23. Machno  – Ukrainian anarchist and popular peasant leader of “the Greens,” known for anti-Semitic atrocities.

*24. It was 1935, and 1937 was on its way – the most active years

of Stalin’s purges.

*25. Sher – traditional Jewish dance, from Hebrew shir (song).

During this holiday we are commanded to rejoice, and we do, as you have seen in this funky video. With the first of my Sukkos  recipes, I wish you, Beautiful People, a joyful…

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Just published my book on Amazon—Thanks for your continuous support & endless motivation — Motivation & Environment

This post is not actually dedicated to me; it’s dedicated to all of you who have been reading, liking, and commenting on my articles, especially the ones on motivation. Without interacting with all of you, it would almost have been impossible to generate sufficient motivation to continue writing articles, and combine ideas and content from […]

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Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker Box Office Tracking for Lower – /Film — Archynetys

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is easily the most anticipated movie of the holiday season, with presale tickets for the finale of the Skywalker Saga shattering records at lightspeed and buzz for the film at an all-time high after some truly great trailers. But the box office tracking numbers say differently. Early projections for…

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Apple will show new AirPods next week. Reedus — Archynetys

Rumors that Apple is preparing wireless headphones in a new design appeared six months ago. Now it became known when the company will introduce such a product – and the wait is not long. The novelty will be called AirPods Pro and will be shown next Tuesday or Wednesday. About this on his Twitter told…

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