Games

Name the ‘puter!

Posted by on May 3, 2011 in Creativity, Games, Inspiration, Web/Tech, Wholehearted, Writing | 3 comments

Several readers have mentioned I should name my ‘lil baby—heck yeah, that’s brilliant. Dear reader, let’s play a game! You send in your most creative, outlandish, wild and wacky name for my purple Sony Vaio and if I pick your suggestion I’ll send you an awesome scrapbooking treasure. Are you game? Feel free to post in comments, on FaceBook or email me laura@wowva.com. I can’t wait to read your outta-the-box creations. Knock it right outta the park with somethin’ even more outrageous than a One-Eyed One-Horned Flying Purple People Eater! Me and the purple ‘puter at Chelsea...

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…Laughs on the road…

Posted by on Mar 25, 2011 in Games, Travel, Wholehearted, Writing | 0 comments

Our road trip from Atlanta to Maine was mostly driven in rain and even some snow. I drove twice in Maryland and Virginia for an hour each time while it was sunny. We entertained ourselves with long conversations; I can’t read in a moving car. And we kept an eye out for creative vanity plates that made us laugh or tilt our heads in perplexity.  Thanks Dawn for sharing this entertaining game! Porsche: SO LONG Camry:  I SAV GAS Mustang GT: JO RUFF Element: TURT1L And the winner on another Element:  N R LMNT And the billboards abound on the interstates and our favorite was: an ad for Belmont Abbey College near Charlotte, NC:    "got monks?"    ...

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Clearning

Posted by on Mar 3, 2010 in 31 Days of Self Care, Challenges, Games | 0 comments

March makes me think of spring cleaning; that month in between winter and spring when I’m antsy from being cooped up indoors (yes even here in Florida!) but the perfect weather days are still fleeting. So I find myself making room in my life for what comes next—it’s the perfect time to clean, clear, and learn: physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. Visit 31 Days of Clearning to read the definition and then Clearning Made Easy and don’t miss the Clearning Salon! Stacy Brice is an amazing coach and communicator and I am thrilled to be able to participate in these free calls. If you don’t know Stacy give her a shout on Facebook or Twitter and come join the clearning!   Stacy wrote this on her blog about why she offers the 31 Days projects: Yesterday, in a conversation with a beloved friend, she asked me why I do this thing every month–especially since it takes a lot of time, and I've not monetized it. The only answer I have is, I love it. I love it and I believe in the power of what can happen when people commit to taking action in one specific direction for a certain amount of time.  And what's worth more than that?              ...

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