Christmas in July @ LWME

July 23, 2009 at 11:06 pm (Blogs n Blogging, Monthly Specials) (, , , , , , , )

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Valid 7/01 – 7/31:
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Banana Fudge

May 19, 2009 at 3:43 am (Blogs n Blogging, Recipes From The Mystic Realm) (, , , , , , , , )

Banana Fudge

3-1/2 c. sugar

1/2 tsp. salt

1 c. light cream

1/2 tsp. butter

3 tbsp. light corn syrup

1 c. mashed ripe bananas

1 tsp. vanilla

1/2 c. chopped med. fine walnuts

Into heavy 2-1/2 quart saucepan turn the sugar, salt, butter, cream, syrup and bananas. Over moderate heat bring to boil, continue boiling on low heat until mixture reaches 238 degrees. Cool with out stirring until thermometer drops to 110 degrees or until pan feels warm to touch. Add vanilla, nuts, beat until candy becomes thick. Turn into 8×8 inch buttered pan. Let stand until firm and cut into 1 inch squares. Makes about 3 pounds.

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Tranquil Breeze Bath Tea

May 12, 2009 at 6:08 pm (Blogs n Blogging, Recipes From The Mystic Realm) (, , , )

1/2-cup lavender flowers
1/2-cup chamomile flowers or you may use 4 chamomile tea bags
4 drops of ylang-ylang oil and 1 dropper of lavender oil

Mix together and package.
Packaging ideas = Package loose in jars or tin-tie bags and include a reusable muslin bag or two.

The method of using herbal teas is to simmer the herbs for 5 minutes, steep them for 10 minutes, and then pour the mixture directly into the tub through a strainer. This method is very satisfactory. The “tea” is stronger and does a better job, plus the fact the fragrance created by simmering the tea is a beautiful bonus.

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Feeling a bit down today…

May 1, 2009 at 3:32 am (Blogs n Blogging)

I get to miss our Beltane campout again this year because of my health, I’m so down about it and tired of being sick.
All started almost a year ago, I went in for a partial Hysterectomy that turned into a complete one because of the extreme Endometriosis I had.  Then a week or so after ended up being re-admitted to the hospital for a post op infection and a fever of 103.5.

Then in June of last year, I had a pain in my side that would not go away and got really bad, so I went to the doctor and was diagnosed with Diverticulitis.  From June – October I had about 8 hospital inpatient stays, a colonoscopy, a virtual colonoscopy, many cat scans and was sick most of the time and/or in pain.

Finally in November I had surgery to remove the bad parts of my colon from the Diverticulitis.  I ended up with internal bleeding and almost didn’t make it.  I had to have 8 pints of blood transfused and the body only holds 8-9!!!  A few weeks after I was home I was back in the ER for pain, after a scan it was determined I had an abscess in my abdomen which can happen after a surgery like the Colonectomy.  I was left with enough of my colon to avoid me having to have the ostomy bag since I’m only 37 years old.  I was re-admitted for the abscess, a drain tube was inserted and I was on IV meds.

Since then, I’ve been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia and daily battle aches and pains.  A little over a week ago, I got the pain in my side again, so bad I was doubled over and called my husband home from work.  He took me again into the ER where yet another CAT Scan was done and it was determined I have the abscess again in abdomen.  I was transferred via ambulance to our main hospital and admitted per my surgeon and the ER doc.  The plan was to have the Radiology Dept again insert a drain tube and clear this up while I was on IV antibiotics and pain meds.  Well, on the morning I was to have the tube inserted, the Radiology department asked for a blood draw to make sure my blood was coagulating correctly.  I sat in my room and waited and waited, finally asking the nurse when I was going down.  She hadn’t heard so she called, apparently the Radiology Dept felt the abscess is not big enough to drain so it didn’t happen. A day later I was sent home on antibiotics and pain meds and this time oxygen because my O2 sats were low.

So here I am, home a week, still hurting and don’t see the doc until the 7th.  Oh forgot to mention, I went in for my mammogram and they found a solid mass, so I now get to go in on the 11th for a same day surgery to remove the mass, they will then test it to determine if it’s benign which I hope or malignant.

Thoughts and prayers are always needed and welcome.  I’m so ready to start feeling good and to be able to do the things I used to, to be able to do things like camping and doing things with my family without hurting or being sick.  They too have been through way too much with my health.

So, I’m feeling a bit down and I’m to the point where I’m saying enough is enough, I WANT and NEED to get and feel better!

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Attitude of Gratitude Award

April 21, 2009 at 10:01 pm (Blogs n Blogging, Contests & Giveaways, Mystical Things)

I received this award from Lisa @ Military Momz, what an honor from such a wonderful woman, thank you very much!

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The Rules of Accepting and Sharing this Award
1. Put the logo on your blog or post.
2. Nominate at least 10 blogs that show an attitude of gratitude
3. Link to your nominees within your post
4. Comment on their blogs to let them know they’ve received this award
5. Share the love and link to this post and the person who nominated you for the award. Tell us how you’ve come to have an attitude of gratitude.

1.  Military Momz – http://militarymomz.blogspot.com/

2. Pancakes To Pearls – http://pancakestopearls.blogspot.com/

3.  The World According to ~C~ – http://thehomeofthec.blogspot.com/

4.  Karisma Jewelry – http://kjhandmadedesigns.blogspot.com/

5.  A Blog of 2 Witches – http://2witchesblog.blogspot.com/

6.  Olivia Vidal – http://lifeofaworkathomemother.blogspot.com/

7.  Stephanie Butler – http://mamasonlinecafe.blogspot.com/

8.  Delightfully Wed – http://delightfullywed.blogspot.com/

9.  Dina/Walking Within the Spiral – http://walkingwithinthespiral.blogspot.com/

10.  Janine/Fairy Princess Garden – http://thefairyprincessgarden.blogspot.com/

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WAH Mommy Biz

April 14, 2009 at 2:45 am (Blogs n Blogging, Monthly Specials) (, , , , , , , )

I’ve acquired a new site devoted to the support of promotion of WAH’s.

WAH, WAHM = Work At Home, Work At Home Mom

http://wahmommybiz.com

Advertising, online parties coming soon, resources, articles, recipes and so much more! Visit often as we are still building the site and adding our content.

2r6nzah

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Now is the Time to Join My Watkins Team!

March 4, 2009 at 8:07 am (Blogs n Blogging, Monthly Specials) (, , , , , , , , , )

Join my Watkins team today and begin saving right away!

Imagine enjoying savings like this

Watkins Cooking Spray (1600 sprays) vs. Pam (140 sprays) can save you $30.42! WOW!

Don’t miss out on these great savings!

visit my website at

http://www.tsginfo.com/index.php?rc=VG4342

for complete details on joining my team

for questions or more information email

NV_Witchylady@charter.net

Email orders to me for savings too!

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Saving You Money With Twitter

February 4, 2009 at 7:49 am (Blogs n Blogging) (, , , , , )

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National Wear Red Day – February 6th

February 4, 2009 at 7:42 am (Blogs n Blogging) (, , , )

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Go Red For Women celebrates the power we have as women to band together and wipe out heart disease, the number one killer of women.

Visiting this page shows that you choose to get the facts, make changes to your lifestyle and be a part of a supportive community. You believe that making smart choices empowers us to lead longer, stronger lives.

Our Hearts. Our Choice.

TM Go Red trademark of the American Heart Association, Red Dress trademark of DHHS.

http://www.GoRedForWomen.org

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Bloggers Anonymous Network

January 26, 2009 at 12:53 am (Blogs n Blogging)

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http://bloggersanonymous.ning.com/

Bloggers Anonymous is where all bloggers on the net should be.  We are a great social network for those that can’t stop thinking about blogging, addicted to blogging or just starting out.

This is your invitation to join us.

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