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Mar 19, 2013

Dear Online Friend,

Feb 26, 2013

My allergies are acting up, so I got a new hat. lol.
Have a wonderful, allergy-free day!
Anna Marie

Jan 22, 2013

Oh. My. Goodness. I'm doing MOST of these!

I like this article because it gives me the explanations behind the behaviors.

As with many articles, maybe there's a nugget of help you can get from this.

Good luck reaching your goals this year.

Anna Marie

Jan 16, 2013
Hey, my friend!
If you're always wishing you had more time, you may find a tip below that can help. Let me know if one works for you!
Anna Marie
Aug 20, 2012



Jun 6, 2011

If a yard sale or garage sale is in your immediate future, you can use tips from those who've honed it to a fine art, to make the most money ever, and schedule a pickup from a local charity so you don't take those unsold items back into your home or garage.

First, what's the ONE thing that you MUST have to make people stop at your sale?
Furniture! If you don’t have some, ask friends or neighbors if they have some they want to sell.

May 6, 2011

by Anna Marie

There are a lot of photos taken over Mother’s Day weekend. Many end up deleted. If you want to take a photo your mom will want to frame, and you can post online, my friend Kacky Fell from Hatcher and Fell Photography in Nashville helped me put together these 10 Tips for Better Mother's Day Photos with your digital camera.

Apr 4, 2011
Since it's FREE, do something nice for someone!

If you had all the money in the world, what would you do? Who would you do something nice for? Everyone you know?
Yeah, me too!

But, you DON'T have tons of extra cash, do you?

That's why I want to remind you of some things that are available -- for FREE-- from Mix 92.9, that you just have to take thirty seconds or so to win for your friends!

Nov 17, 2010
I've been so sad, and missing my babies, since my two older cats died this past year.

Gracie, my Calico, died suddenly last December.

Oct 12, 2010
So, my friends are using a cleaner that I told them about, and their little girl decided to help. Daddy, Caesar, sent me this photo from his phone, and I had to share.
Sep 20, 2010

I was teamed with Leland Statom from News Channel 5 this weekend at the Tennessee State Fair's Celebrity Cow-Milking Competition.

This cow didn't know what was in store for her.  

Before the competition

Sep 17, 2010

I'll be part of the Celebrity Cow Milking Competition tonight (Friday), starting at 6:30, at the Tennessee State Fair. Come cheer me on, and give me tips. I've never even TOUCHED a cow before, much less milked one! Yikes!

Sep 13, 2010

I went to my first Titans game this weekend, saw them beat the Oakland Raiders. I got to experience tail-gating with some friends, too, and all THAT entails! And I took pictures. Here are some highlights.

The Raider and The Titan 

Anna and the Elvii

Sep 1, 2010
My friend, Mike Armistead, embarrassed me today.

Oh, not intentionally!

I was at the radio station, and Kim, Clint and I were talking to Mike on the speaker phone, about the upcoming 9/11 tribute event that firefighters from all over the country will come to Nashville to take part in. 

Aug 3, 2010

Someone finally found the pot at the end of the rainbow.

I always thought it was a pot of  GOLD!

Jul 29, 2010

I've found a new role model: Epictetus.

A fellow who's been dead for a long, long time! 

Here's what Wikipedia says about him:

Jul 2, 2010

By Jack Sommars

Benjamin Hart, DVM, PhD, who has studied animal behavior for almost 50 years, says that's one of the questions he hears most frequently from pet owners.  Until recently, veterinarians like Hart could only speculate on the reason. Common theories included: The pet must be sick and needs to vomit. Or perhaps there is something wrong with his diet. But according to new research by Hart and his colleagues at the University of California–Davis, neither of these answers appears to be correct.

Jun 28, 2010

A 2,000-calorie-a-day diet should have no more than 66 grams of fat, less than 20 grams saturated; 2,400 milligrams of sodium; and 300 grams of total carbohydrates, including sugars. has put together a list of the 25 Diet-Busting foods you should never eat. See them HERE

Jun 23, 2010

I found one!

Every so often, I run across a site that feeds my soul. I find sayings, quotes, positive thoughts and affirmations that get me through rough spots in life.

One of my new favorites, that I go back to every few days, is this one: