Are Flu Shots Necessary?


Thought Provoking Thursday Are Flu Shots Necessary?   Should companies have the right to force you to get a flu shot? *The original story for this post can be found HERE, all information has come from Today on Thought Provoking Thursday I wanted to see what your opinion was on company rules, and how far their rights go when it comes to what they expect from their employees. I was checking out the recent articles on and stumbled across an article I thought was ...

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Ralph Lauren Hires first plus size model

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Ralph Lauren Hires first plus size model   Ralph Lauren has come a long way in their acceptance of women of all shapes and sizes. I remember them causing a huge media riot over using Photoshop to make a woman look smaller, and then firing another for being to fat! Now, Ralph Lauren hires first plus size model! Her name is Robyn Lawley, a size 12 Australian model that loves food, and more importantly, loves herself! The 23 year old has been called a groundbreaker for appearing on ...

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Sesame Street introduces first character with a Dad in Prison


Sesame Street introduces first character with a Dad in Prison   Did you know that in the US 1 in every 28 children have a parent in jail? We have the highest incarceration percentage in the world. That is a scary fact. Sesame Street is addressing that head on with the introduction of Alex, the newest member of the puppet gang, who also happens to have a Dad in prison. Alex will not be a part of the regular cast, but his role is still very important. Alex will be playing a lead ...

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Pregnant Boy: The shocking new Ad about Teen Pregnancy


Pregnant Boys: The shocking new Ad about Teen Pregnancy   So this morning, like most mornings, I was sipping on my morning coffee and catching up on the news while I was waiting for my little one to wake up. They were talking about the riots in Turkey, something about Kim Kardashian's pregnancy, and some great sales that were coming up. It seemed like a pretty standard news day, until I saw this image come up on the screen: Surprised? I was too. This photo of a Pregnant Boy is ...

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Man charged with Murder after his Pit Bulls attacked a woman


Man charged with Murder after his Pit Bulls attacked a woman. photo courtesy of       A California man has been charged with 1 count of murder, because a senior citizen was mauled by an entire pack of his dogs. ABC News reports, "Alex Donald Jackson, 29, was arrested Thursday morning and  charged with one count of murder in the fatal mauling of 63-year-old Pamela Devitt, who was out for a jog in the Mojave desert on May 9  when she was attacked. Passing ...

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An open ended letter to Abercrombie & Fitch from a “Fat Chick”


An open ended letter to Abercrombie & Fitch from a "Fat Chick"   Dear Abercrombie & Fitch, Recently, an article surfaced about how you didn't want "fat people" shopping at your store. (If you haven't, you can check out the article HERE) Let me start off by saying, it's your store, and you can have whoever shop there that you would like, this is not the problem I have with your statement. The fact that Abercrombie & fitch only goes up to a size 10 pants in women is ...

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Things have gone to far: Child in trouble for Cupcakes

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9 Year Old Child in trouble for Cupcakes decorated with Army Men I was amazed when I heard this news story about this 9 year old boy. He found himself in the hot seat of his Caro,MI school when he brought cupcakes with Green Army Men for decoration. These are the same style Army Men we all fell in love with in Toy Story and most of our children have them in the bottom of their toy boxes. The boy brought in these cupcakes to celebrate his birthday and decorated them with the Army Men in ...

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The Fundraiser

I want to first say that I am not sure how this blogger bashing started. I am going to clear it up because I am an upfront person. I also want to say perception is not reality. This weekend I heard about a fellow blogger who lost her husband. I know that they are not well off in fact they struggle. She is a mom of two and has one on the way. When I heard what happened I posted a link to a fundraiser on my facebook page. The link happened to direct my fans to a blogger's site that I am not at all ...

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Warning You may be knock offline this Monday

I can't imagine not being online. We are so used to finding everything online. I know that my business depends on being online. It was recently reported on Yahoo that our computers may have been infected as much as one year ago. This virus plans to emerge this Monday. You can read the whole article Malware May Knock thousands off Internet on Monday. I would check you computer using this site created by the FBI. It is easy to see if your machine is infected simply click here.     ...

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