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Vintage Postal Stamp ( Poem )

Posted by Doris Anne Beaulieu on September 23, 2014 at 3:48pm 0 Comments

Vintage Postal Stamp ( Poem )

Turn of the century Vintage Stamps

Traceable history make value enhance

Prices get higher as the years go by

Dream of finding one valued so high

Extremely fine with the perfect gum

Designer flaws bring high premium

Famous from error illustration

Collection of art inspiration

We are crazy for detailed graphics

Finding rare depends on the markets

Unused are the old collectibles

Their worth can…


Harnees Racing ( Poem )

Posted by Doris Anne Beaulieu on September 21, 2014 at 6:59am 0 Comments

Harness Racing ( Poem )

Horses pull a two wheeled cart

If it breaks you will depart

Place a bet before it starts

Good wager wins if played smart

Riders ready at the gate

Fans no longer have to wait

Athlete sport with high speed

Is a skill you surely need

At times a horse can fall down

Sad to see that come around

Last turn has crowd in a roar

We wait to hear close end score

If your looking to explore



Kids Love For Animals

Posted by Doris Anne Beaulieu on August 26, 2014 at 4:03pm 0 Comments

Kids Love For Animals ( Poem )

Children’s favorite shows are of animals

I have hours in a playlist that are laughable

Like a camera pecking rooster and fun monkeys

To a mom and a baby miniature donkeys

Videos of wild turkeys and charming geese

Ducks in water and chicks learning to speak

Dazzling ostrich and many free birds

Some you would not want to move towards

A large unique animal is the alligator

The total opposite of the…


Creating A Christmas Tree ( Poem )

Posted by Doris Anne Beaulieu on August 25, 2014 at 7:43am 0 Comments

Creating A Christmas Tree ( Poem )

Create designer Christmas tree

From squash, to bread, and fun cookies

Instructions made so easily

One from red hat society

Home from the heart season theme

Star wars made a holiday scene

Wonderland can be of little lambs

Making ornaments with your hands

Whatever your style or budget

Your personal touch can be tropic

Focal point of your home can be

Inspired by glamorous jewelry



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"If you can't explain it to a 6 year old, you don't understand it yourself."  -  Albert Einstein

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Outdoor Preschool!

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Coconut Oil as Moisturizer

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Living a toxin-free life

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Chicago-Area green parents

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Thought for the day, Part 4

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I need help..RSV Season

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Help with Head Lice!!

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Flu Prevention Discussion

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Thought for the Day, Part 6

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A Word to Suppliers/Vendors/Sellers...

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Brushing Teeth: nightmare!

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Thought for the Day, Part 5

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Green day / Earth day party at Harry's farmers market

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Indoor Gardening

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Alternative preschool options

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Family News in the Headlines

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Pesticides in Kids Linked to ADHD

Researcher advises parents to buy organic, wash produce
By JoNel Aleccia, health writer,, May 17, 2010 Exposure to pesticides used on common kid-friendly foods — including frozen blueberries, fresh strawberries and celery — appears to boost the chances that children will be diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, new research shows. Youngsters with high levels of pesticide residue in their urine, particularly from widely used types of insecticide such as malathion, were more likely to have ADHD, the behaviors... Click here to read more.

Children's Tylenol, Motrin, Zyrtec, and Benadryl Recalled!

4/30/10 - McNeil Consumer Healthcare is initiating a voluntary recall because some of these products may not meet required quality standards. This recall is not being undertaken on the basis of adverse medical events. However, as a precautionary measure, parents and caregivers should not administer these products to their children. Visit the MacNeil website @ for complete information.

Over 1 million high chairs recalled - 24 reports of injuries from Graco products

As reported on MSNBC, 3/18/10 - The government on Thursday announced a recall of some 1.2 million high chairs, saying they posed a fall hazard to children. The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the voluntary recall of the high chairs made by Graco Children's Products, Inc., of Atlanta, Ga. "Screws holding the front legs of the high chair can loosen and fall out," the regulatory agency said, adding that cracking plastic brackets could also cause the chair to "tip over unexpectedly." The affected Harmony models ... click here to read more...


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