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Keeping Gratitude on the Table

Before we eat dinner, my husband and I share something we’re grateful for. It’s a tradition we started shortly after we were married and decided to have dinner at the table instead of in front of the television like we’d done for years. Occasionally, it’s a big thing like, “I’m grateful the tests came back […]

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I’m Writing A Novel in November and You Should Join Me

This November I’m going to try to write a novel in 30 days, just like I have for the past thirteen Novembers. I’m participating in National Novel Writing Month along with several hundred thousand other people from around the world. The rules of National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, are pretty simple: write a novel […]

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901 Rocks!

Have you heard of 901 Rocks, the new game that’s sweeping through Memphis? Created by Midtown residents Lisa Dawson and Amy McSpadden, 901 Rocks combines arts and crafts with treasure hunting. The rules are simple: Paint a rock. Tag it with “#901Rocks.” Hide it somewhere in the Memphis area. Look around for more rocks. The […]

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Six Books for Little Memphians

Ready to liven up that bedtime routine with some different books for your kids? We’ve compiled this fun list of books for children–all about Memphis and Tennessee!   What Every Child Needs To Know About Elvis Presley While your preschooler might be too young to appreciate the time capsule that is Graceland, it’s never too […]

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