Fun Facts —

Hi, thanks for stopping by today. I love hearing your comments each week. We learn some interesting things. Recycling just one tin can saves enough energy to watch television for 3 hours. After the premiere of 16 and Pregnant, teen pregnancy rates dropped. Squirrels cause approximately 10-20% of US power outages. Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter are […]

Fun Facts —

Blogger Highlight-A visual journey —

Thank you for all the great feedback on the Blogger Highlight series, I’ve enjoyed meeting each blogger and sharing their site with you. This week I highlight a new blogger, A Visual Journey. A visual journey I am just another human being that enjoys taking pictures of everything. I look at photography as a very […]

Blogger Highlight-A visual journey —

Fun Facts —

Hi, thanks for stopping by today. I love hearing your comments each week. We learn some interesting things. A baby octopus is about the size of a flea when it is born. A sheep, a duck, and a rooster were the first passengers to take a trip in a hot air balloon. In Uganda, around […]

Fun Facts —

Migraine and Headache Awareness Month —

June is Migraine and Headache Awareness month, it’s an important month to educate yourself on what causes migraines and headaches. Once you understand your migraine or headaches you can better manage them. Migraine is not just a bad headache. It’s a disabling neurological disease with different symptoms and different treatment approaches compared to other headache […]

Migraine and Headache Awareness Month —

Thank You, You, and You —

I’ve been blogging since 2005 and started Looking for the Light in 2014. You’ve seen me bury my grandparents, more than one stay in a Psychiatric hospital, countless ECT treatments, heart problems, stalked, going thru withdrawal, Lyme disease, and countless other illnesses and your support does not go unrecognized. It’s kind of corny to post […]

Thank You, You, and You —

Blogger Highlight-Natural Goodness —

Thank you for all the great feedback on the Blogger Highlight series, I’ve enjoyed meeting each blogger and sharing their site with you. This week I highlight a new blogger, Natural Goodness. Natural goodness Healthy living| Wellbeing| Parenting I enjoy sharing my knowledge and experience about living a healthy life naturally, raising self-reliant and happy […]

Blogger Highlight-Natural Goodness —

Fun Facts —

Hi, thanks for stopping by today. I love hearing your comments each week. We learn some interesting things. There is a species of spider called the Hobo Spider. A lion’s roar can be heard from 5 miles away. Saint Lucia is the only country in the world named after a woman. The national animal of […]

Fun Facts —

A Discussion of Self-Hatred — Guest Blogger DocTalk —

Karen Horney: “Stress is often a result of the tension between what is and what you believe should be. It’s called the “tyranny of the shoulds,” which dictates how we think, act, and feel. These “should” beliefs—are referred to as Icebergs… Stress is often a result of the tension between what is and what you […] […]

A Discussion of Self-Hatred — Guest Blogger DocTalk —

Book Review-Life After Care From Lost Cause To MBE by Mark Edwards —

I want to send a special thanks to Marketing & Ecommerce Executive Laura Sebright at Tigger Publishing for sending me Life After Care From Lost Cause to MBE by Mark Edwards. About the Author Mark Edwards spent the majority of his childhood in foster and then in a children’s home. Following this, he was sectioned under the Mental […]

Book Review-Life After Care From Lost Cause To MBE by Mark Edwards —

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day June 15th —

World Elder Abuse awareness is a day I can get behind every day of the year. The senseless acts of abuse of violence our elderly have to endure are unimaginable.  Around 1 in 6 people 60 years and older experienced some form of abuse in community settings during the past year. Rates of elder abuse […]

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day June 15th —

4 Essential Considerations Before Taking on Your Next Family Road Trip —

Are you planning on taking a road trip with your family soon? If so, it’s crucial to design and ensure you’re prepared for the journey. There are a few things you’ll need to consider before hitting the open road, such as the route you’ll be taking, your budget, and what to do in an emergency. […]

4 Essential Considerations Before Taking on Your Next Family Road Trip —

(Updated) What can we learn from Alaska’s law on Domestic Violence —

During the past two-plus years of living with the pandemic Domestic Violence has increased dramatically. We have to keep the topic of Dometic Violence in our lawmaker’s front mirror in order to enact change.  Photo by Engin Akyurt on Pexels.com I flipped to the National Geographic channel to find Alaska State Troopers one day. Watching […]

(Updated) What can we learn from Alaska’s law on Domestic Violence —

Today in History June 12, 2022 —

Welcome to the weekend edition of Today in History. I’m so glad you’re enjoying the post. Have an awesome weekend. 1987 President Reagan challenges Gorbachev to “Tear down this wall” On June 12, 1987, in one of his most famous Cold War speeches, President Ronald Reagan challenges Soviet Leader Mikhail Gorbachev to “tear down” the […]

Today in History June 12, 2022 —

National Men’s Health Week June 13th —

National Men’s Health Week is June 13-20, the week leading up to Father’s Day, because what better way to celebrate dad than to encourage him to take care of his health? The week is all about healthy bodies, hard exercise, good diet, and regular visits to the doctor. It’s part of National Men’s Health Month, […]

National Men’s Health Week June 13th —

Fun Facts —

Hey, You are the greatest! So glad you stopped by today. Have a great weekend. The smallest bone in your body is in your ear. Tennis players can be fined up to $20,000 for swearing while playing at Wimbledon. Only 5% of the ocean has been explored. Most people fart around 14 to 23 times […]

Fun Facts —

#Weekend Music Share *The Rolling Stones – Angie 1975 —

Welcome back to Weekend Music Share; the place where everyone can share their favorite music. Feel free to use the ‘Weekend Music Share‘ banner in your post, and don’t forget to use the hashtag #WeekendMusicShare on social media so other participants can find your post. Melinda

#Weekend Music Share *The Rolling Stones – Angie 1975 —

Today in History June 5, 2022 —

Welcome to the weekend edition of Today in History. I’m so glad you’re enjoying the post. Have an awesome weekend. 1968 Robert F. Kennedy is fatally shot Shortly after midnight on June 5, 1968, Senator Robert Kennedy is shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles after winning the California presidential primary. Immediately after he […]

Today in History June 5, 2022 —

Fun Facts —

Hey, You are the greatest! So glad you stopped by today. Have a great weekend. If Pinocchio said “My Nose Will Grow Now,” it would create a paradox. Polar bears could eat as many as 10 penguins in a single sitting… Car manufacturer Volkswagen makes sausages. Movie trailers were originally shown after the movie, which is why […]

Fun Facts —

#Weekend Music Share *U2 – Red Hill Mining Town (Official Music Video) —

Welcome back to Weekend Music Share; the place where everyone can share their favorite music. Feel free to use the ‘Weekend Music Share‘ banner in your post, and don’t forget to use the hashtag #WeekendMusicShare on social media so other participants can find your post. Melinda

#Weekend Music Share *U2 – Red Hill Mining Town (Official Music Video) —

Updated Suicide, What’s Left Behind? —

As we wrap up Mental Health Awareness month I wanted to touch on the subject of suicide. It’s not just people with mental illnesses that commit suicide but also those who suffer from chronic health conditions. Each person reaches a level of pain that can’t come back from. Here’s a little of my story.  Photo […]

Updated Suicide, What’s Left Behind? —

Blogger Highlight-Peace of Life Today —

Thank you for all the great feedback on the Blogger Highlight series, I’ve enjoyed meeting each blogger and sharing their site with you. This week I highlight a new blogger, Peace of Life Today. peace of life today Taking Control… Learning Contentment My name is Lisa and two of my major passions are in the […]

Blogger Highlight-Peace of Life Today —

To The Military Members That Gave Their All, Thank You! —

Memorial Day is a day we set aside to thank the men and women of the military who died for our country.  Photo by Brett Sayles on Pexels.com If it weren’t for the men and women who fought to gain our freedom to become America and all those that followed, we would live a very […]

To The Military Members That Gave Their All, Thank You! —

Fun Facts —

Hey, You are the greatest! So glad you stopped by today. Have a great weekend. If you lift a kangaroo’s tail off the ground, it can’t hop. Bananas are curved because they grow towards the sun. Most Korean people don’t have armpit odor. The original London Bridge is now in Arizona. During your lifetime, you […]

Fun Facts —

#Weekend Music Share *Eric Clapton – Tears In Heaven*For The Families In Uvalde, Texas —

Welcome back to Weekend Music Share; the place where everyone can share their favorite music. Feel free to use the ‘Weekend Music Share‘ banner in your post, and don’t forget to use the hashtag #WeekendMusicShare on social media so other participants can find your post. Melinda

#Weekend Music Share *Eric Clapton – Tears In Heaven*For The Families In Uvalde, Texas —