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Hi! I am a wife, mother, and grandmother. I am a retired teacher and college professor and love life, especially my family, friends, traveling, and shopping.
CarolDM @CarolDM (129918) • United States 20h
Lost my Dad in 2017. Today is his birthday. He is missed every single day. So many memories we shared together. We talked every day on the phone. He loved bird watching. The cardinals (red birds- as he called them) were his...
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Shiva @Shiva49 (20334) • Singapore 5 May
Each person has a story to tell, but most are untold and die with that person. Life has not been fair to some. I have known a few who live for others but are unappreciated, not that they crave for any recognition. Then there are...
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Belle Starr (Iz) @BelleStarr (59340) • United States 15h
My friend and distant cousin Irene is a ball of energy. She has a new granddaughter who does take some of her energy but her accounting job has really slowed down and she needs something to use her energy on. Enter my attic. She...
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Eva James @wolfgirl569 (39922) • Marion, Ohio 5 May
I left all the goats in the barn this morning. That is less trips outside for me today. It is cold, wet and windy out there. So I will probably not make anymore baskets up today. I do hope to get my shirts finished today as I...
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DianneN Drizzle and cool day here. Our son stopped by to help hubs dig out a tree stump in the rain.
Belle Starr (Iz) @BelleStarr (59340) • United States 3 May
Happy May 3rd everyone. I haven't talked about it on My Lot but it has been a rough couple of weeks for my hubs. We (me and his healthcare providers) think that he had a very negative reaction to the Pfizer vaccine and a new...
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Prabhat Singh @Prabhatsingh (778) • Pune, India 1 May
Hey all So today I have been trying to schedule my appointment for the vaccine from morning and I couldn't find any slots available for this month at all. That got me thinking IS IT REALLY REQUIRED TO GET VACCINATED? What do you...
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DianneN YES! Keep trying to get an appointment.
Haraka @haraka (1235) • Indonesia 23 Mar
I'm into crocheting again. I tried to first time two years ago when I was pregnant with my boy. Now he already 1 yo and I picked up the yarn again. Kinda hard in the beginning because it's been so long I did one, but I'm start...
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Haraka @haraka (1235) • Indonesia 27 Feb
How are you people? It’s been so long since I open mylot. I’m kinda busy and enjoy my time as a first time mom while spend my little working on my bookstagram account.
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youfi @youfiq (1512) • Indonesia 5 May
Yes, be nice to everyone through simple things. Starting from starting a smile at other people, holding the door when other people pass, inviting someone who is in line to come first, and others. Kindness is an easy thing to do....
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DianneN That’s so true.
Valerie J. Routhieaux @just4him (241295) • Green Bay, Wisconsin 20h
Happy Cinco de Mayo to everyone celebrating today. It's been a good but different day today. When I think everything is going along smoothly, something happens to put a bump in the road. I didn't make it to the pool this...
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simplyme @m_audrey6788 (41056) • Germany 5 May
Hello Good Morning/Afternoon/Evening to all my dear mylotters I woke up in a windy and rainy day. Too bad weather today. I can`t go out like this again. Oh well. I`ll just have to do more...
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DianneN It’s new to me. Interesting combination.
Marlina @marlina (122459) • Canada 5 May
It looks like we are going to get the same treatment weather wise: sunny/cloudy. This does not look at all like the usual beginning of May for here, I am so looking forward to some warm days and sun. How is the weather at your...
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Valerie J. Routhieaux @just4him (241295) • Green Bay, Wisconsin 4 May
Today was a good day. I'm thankful for the Y this morning. I had a good workout in the pool and fitness center. I'm thankful for remembering to get my medications on the way home and getting the small shopping done with the...
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Arunima Singh @arunima25 (57141) • Bangalore, India 30 Apr
Good morning from this side of the planet It's 7 AM as I write this post. I woke up at 5:45 AM. Slowly I am getting back to my sleep wake rhythm. In my home isolation recovery phase , I was napping and sleeping all...
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Arunima Singh @arunima25 (57141) • Bangalore, India 1 May
It's 10 AM here as I write this post. I woke up at 5 AM without any alarm as my biological clock is set in for that time. I was not in mood to come out of bed feeling a bit lethargic. So I kept lying and read some poems of my mom...
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Arunima Singh @arunima25 (57141) • Bangalore, India 4 May
Good morning from this side of the planet.. it's 10:30 AM as I write this post. I woke up at 5 AM and happy to be back on my sleep wake rhythm. Done with my pranayam ( breathing exercises), some...
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simplyme @m_audrey6788 (41056) • Germany 3 May
Hello Good Morning/Afternoon/Evening to all my dear mylotters I woke up in a very cold weather but with a little sunshine. I`m not so sure if it`s like that the whole day but yesterday it was...
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DianneN That sounds so delicious! I never made my chicken soup that way.
allen0187 @allen0187 (46829) • Philippines 4 May
You only live once... how many times in your life time have you uttered this phrase? I have always lived by 'carpe diem' which in my mind is the same as YOLO. In my mind, 'carpe diem' is class while YOLO is swag. LOL! YOLO is the...
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DianneN I must try vodka yoga! Yes, I seize the day, but more moderately.
CarolDM @CarolDM (129918) • United States 3 May
My good friend that lives in another state called me just now. We have been friends since kindergarten. We got caught up on each other's news. She also told me about a classmate that took his life last week. So very sad. I was...
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DianneN Such sad news. His poor family.
any riza @ladyhero (1984) • Indonesia 27 Apr
antioxidants do you guys regularly drink lemon juice or lemon juice or lemon juice, my mother gives tips for tight and smooth skin, she's 58 years old and over twenty years she consumes vitamin C from oranges and lemons, so...
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DianneN Wonderful advice! Just be careful, because lemon can erode the enamel on your teeth.