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I'm a blogger who loves to write fiction, reviews about food and travel, and crypto.

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Your Comfort Zone - Not Always a Good Place to Be

20 May 2020 2 minute read comments blueeyes8960

  Photo by Burst from Pexels   Your comfort zone is a nice warm cuddly place to hang out, but not necessarily the best state for your work out efforts. According to Lifehacker one definition of "comfort zone" is: Simply, your comfort zone is a be...

Guilt-Free Chocolate Cake (No FAT, No FLOUR, No SUGAR!)

15 May 2020 1 minute read comments blueeyes8960

I made up this recipe myself after trying out an oatmeal mug muffin recipe that turned out really well. You can see it here if you'd like that recipe as well. Let's talk first about what this delicious cake DOESN'T have: No sugar! (banana and Truvia...

Qurator's Monday Missions | 30 Words Horror Stories - Eaten Alive!

13 May 2020 1 minute read comments blueeyes8960

  source   Can you write a horror story in 30 words or less? Enter here to take a crack at Qurator's weekly Monday Mission challenge! Eaten Alive! Razor-sharp teeth tore out another chunk of my midsection as the padded claws held my shoulders pi...

White Water Rafting on the Chattooga River

12 May 2020 3 minute read comments blueeyes8960

  Image by malohan from Pixabay   While the picture above was taken from Pixabay, it's actually a very good representation of the scariest moment on our white water rafting trip. It was a mid-July hot summer and we decided to try something new and...

Healthy Ingredient Swaps

11 May 2020 1 minute read comments blueeyes8960

source   I'm sure if you do much cooking at all, at some point you've been in the middle of a recipe and found yourself missing an ingredient. Now, especially in light of our stay-at-home orders, it is not the time to rip off the apron (figurative...

Looking Back at ST Louis - A Place to See When Travel Restrictions are Lifted

10 May 2020 3 minute read comments blueeyes8960

Gateway Arch and the Old Courthouse   These pictures were all taken by me last summer when we attended a festival featuring BBQ masters from all over the United States. While there was tons of great food featured we did quite a bit of walking aro...

Urban Photography Contest - Downtown Chicago

9 May 2020 1 minute read comments blueeyes8960

@manoldonchev posted a contest here for an urban photograph. This photo is no professional entry by any means, but it does hold special memories for me. This is the Chicago skyline featuring the Willis Tower (better known as the Sears Tower) taken f...

Container Gardening - No Yard Required!

5 May 2020 2 minute read comments blueeyes8960

  Image by Kerstin Riemer from Pixabay   In these times many of us are spending all of our time at home, and finances are tighter than ever. Also, fresh produce is getting in short supply at our neighborhood grocery stores. What better time than t...

Planting Flowers and Finishing Projects!

2 May 2020 2 minute read comments blueeyes8960

I have fifteen pots that I fill with flowers each spring and it's one of my favorite things to do. My husband gets the chore of keeping them watered all summer, so it's a joint effort. Yesterday, Mom and I ventured out to the local landscape nursery...

Kreke: Intergalactic investigator - CHAPTER FOUR

30 Apr 2020 3 minute read comments blueeyes8960

source edited in LunaPic   This is Chapter Four in my sci-fi series starring Kreke, a man of mystery and intrigue, solving crimes throughout the galaxy with his investigative reporting. Each installment will contain the link to prior chapters: Kreke...