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Virtual Girls Night Out - The Day Is Here!

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Alright friends the day is here... I am the mother of a TEENAGER!!!

My oldest has turned 13 today and I've already heard a "Whatever" and a "So what?".  Ah... please dear Lord and all the Gods and Goddess that surround us, please help me (and her father) keep our sense of humor and patience.  I'm sure we'll be OK.

That Being Said (see this post to know why I'm laughing at myself) I do believe it's time for a Virtual Girls Night Out!

*The VGNO blog-hop is for those who want to party "virtually" with other bloggers. More exposure for your blog is the point of VGNO. Connecting, supporting, encouraging - those words describe the VGNO Guest. So get on your bunny slippers, make yourself a cocktail add your blog link below and have fun! Happy VGNO!*



Time For Some Tunes!
Obediah Parker "Hey Ya"


This just takes my breath away.  Love, love, LOVE it!  (Thank you Robin at Cinnamon and Honey for your fantastic musical taste and all around wonderful spirit :-> )


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Time For A Cocktail!

Ingredients:
2 oz Cranberry juice

4 oz Pineapple Juice
1 oz vanilla vodka Vodka
Directions:
mix vanilla vodka, with pineapple juice and cranberry juice in a blender with ice, mix and serve.

I leave the chocolate cake and fudge frosting to my daughter and her friends.  THIS I will have :->


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Time For A Question

When I was 13 "Grease" the movie was big. Big I tell ya'!  And I absolutely loved it.  I wanted to take my friends to the movie for my birthday (remember when movies were like, $2.50?  It's true, they were.)  So here I am all excited about seeing this movie and my mom had to have a talk with me because she was really concerned about the message the main female characters were supporting.  She was unhappy with Sandy changing her style to fit in and I said "Oh mom, that's ok.  I like Rizzo".  That made things even worse! 

We cleared it up.  The reason I like Rizzo is because she was so self-assured, so tough.  Something I definitely wasn't.  Ah... to be 13 again... no thank you!  Do you have a story to share of your 13th birthday party?  Please share!


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Time For A Giveaway!

Just a reminder that there are some fun giveaways happening at Ann Again... and again Reviews.  One big ticket item right now is a Tassimo Personal Brewing System (retails $129).  Come take a chance on a giveaway :-> 


Alright blog pals get cozy, make yourself a delightful beverage and have fun at our blog-hopping Virtual GNO!





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