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Rubber Ducky Day and Snow Day Read for little ones

Oh! Ducky, a Chocolate Calamity, a read for Rubber Ducky Day

Today happens to be Rubber Ducky Day or for the social media literate, #RubberDuckyDay.

Recently during the snow day the engulfed the east coast, we read Oh! Ducky, a Chocolate Calamity to a little one who’s a dear before bedtime.

It was fun reading all the ‘twists and turns’ this rubber ducky and friends get into leading to the “oh so sweet reward” in the end.

So if you’re looking for a fun read for a child in your life if it’s for ‘Rubber Ducky Day’ or any day, this book is a good funny read.

Quickie Holiday Meals for Caregivers: Check Out the New Frozen Foods, Better Than Before

Tweet The following is a guest post by Diane Wolff that discusses her book “Quickie Holiday Meals for Caregivers.” At the holiday season, families are busy. Daily planning for meals for a loved one on the dysphagia diet can be challenging. Not anymore. In a new article in the holiday eating issue of Today’s Dietitian… Continue Reading

An afternoon with the Dorothy Dandridge movie

Tweet Nana asked me to “test out” her DVD player by playing two DVDs. One of which was “Introducing Dorothy Dandridge” starring Hallie Berry. Dorothy Dandridge was an Oscar-nominated actress for her role as “Carmen Jones” as in the movie by the same name. As we watched the “Introducing Dorothy Dandridge” movie, I picked up… Continue Reading

Love you Body by Louise Hay #WorldBookDay recommendation

Tweet What I’m reading and continue to go back to reading is Love Your Body by Louise Hay. This book reminds me to be thankful for my health each and every day. Lately, I admit have been over- extending myself with going above and beyond with caregiving. Finally, I decided to focus on my own… Continue Reading


Tweet What song or lyrics will be forever tied to 2013 in your mind? What songs are you excited to keep with you through 2014? For this, I actually had to look at my iTunes download list. Most of the tunes I listen to are “old school”, so if I downloaded anything, it would of… Continue Reading

Before there was “42”, there was The Jackie Robinson Story

Tweet “Before there was “42” there was The Jackie Robinson Story.” My Nana said that the original was produced in to 40’s and also that the legend himself starred in it. So finally I had investigated and found The Jackie Robinson Story – In COLOR! Also Includes the Original Black-and-White Version which has been Beautifully… Continue Reading