Mary J. Blige Doesn’t Want To Be Called “Auntie”, Here’s Why [VIDEO] — Black America Web

While promoting the upcoming premiere of the Starz spinoff Power Book II: Ghost, Mary J. Blige was asked by HipHollywood about fans of her music, and those among them who like to refer to her, affectionately of course, as “Auntie Mary.” Blame it on her long, storied career — or maybe all the dancing? Whatever the reasoning, as it turns out,…

Mary J. Blige Doesn’t Want To Be Called “Auntie”, Here’s Why [VIDEO] — Black America Web

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Anything Made from Wood

Cee's Photo Challenges

This week our topic is Anything Made from Wood.  Be creative if you feel like it, and fun with this challenge this week. Remember your photos needs to be black and white, desaturated, sepia (brown tones) or selective color.  I’m looking forward to seeing what you all come up.

Feel free to take new photos or dig through your archives.  The main object of this challenge is to have fun.

Featured Bloggers

I had a marvelous response from all of you on last week’s Shadows and reflections challenge. I want to say thank you to each of you for participating and sharing your photos.  Here are the featured bloggers for this week.  Their posts really grabbed my attention. They are all worthy of a second or third look.

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News on the Santa Cruz County Fire from the L.A. Times — lifelessons – a blog by Judy Dykstra-Brown

Small town’s ‘ragtag outfit’ stays behind to fight wildfire. With little outside help, folks in Bonny Doon came together to save homes. By Alex Wigglesworth and Susanne Rust, L.A. Times BONNY DOON, Calif. — This town northwest of Santa Cruz is known for its wineries, rugged redwood canyons and a Scottish name said to originate from […]

News on the Santa Cruz County Fire from the L.A. Times — lifelessons – a blog by Judy Dykstra-Brown

Energy vs. Time Management — Thriving Under Pressure

Awareness is the first step to increasing vitality. What we give energy to matters tremendously. Thoughts. Emotions. Actions. People. Some drain. Others invigorate. Heightened awareness and monitoring of energy is especially important for individuals with chronic health problems. Helping them to identify the source of their energy leaks and peaks. Where to start? My recent […]

Energy vs. Time Management — Thriving Under Pressure

Driving a PAL TV Over RF Thanks To PWM Harmonics — Hackaday

While most analog televisions come with composite video inputs on a yellow RCA jack, the feature is not universal. This problem was even more prevalent in the 1980s, and most home consoles got around the problem by instead feeding video to the television’s tuner with an RF modulator. [Manzel Seet] had just such a television…

Driving a PAL TV Over RF Thanks To PWM Harmonics — Hackaday

7 Tips to Handling Grief and Mourning in Fiction — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

Originally posted on Legends of Windemere: Yahoo Image Search As I said, grief and mourning is a subplot in War of Nytefall: Ravenous. It was very difficult to touch on this while the majority of the book dealt with action, humor, and Desirae’s seductiveness. I kept having to remind myself that some characters were still getting…

7 Tips to Handling Grief and Mourning in Fiction — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

Mocha Ghanto from West Bengal, India | Best Indian Food Blog | Plantain flower recipe — Best Indian Food Blog

Location: West Bengal. Preference: Veg. Ingredients: Mocha (Plantain Flower), Water, Turmeric Powder, Cumin, Ginger, Green Chilli, Potato, Mustard Oil, Bay Leaves, Salt, Sugar, Garam Masala, Ghee. Recipe at a Glance: Step 1: Clean and chop mocha. Step 2: Boil chopped mocha in water with turmeric powder and drain the stock after boiling. Step 3: Knead […]

Mocha Ghanto from West Bengal, India | Best Indian Food Blog | Plantain flower recipe — Best Indian Food Blog

One-Liner Wednesday – Just me?

Photo: A new lawn being laid with a hoe, held by someone out of the picture, evening out the soil to roll out a roll of sod on top of it. Caption reads: “Am I the only one whose eye puts an N between the W and the M whenever they read the word “lawmaker”?


If you would like to participate in this prompt, feel free to use the “One-Liner Wednesday” title in your post, and if you do, you can ping back here to help your blog get more exposure. To execute a pingback, just copy the URL in the address bar on this post, and paste it somewhere in the body of your post. Your link will show up in the comments below. Please ensure that the One-Liner Wednesday you’re pinging back to is this week’s! Otherwise, no one will likely see it but me.

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