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It's Virtual Girls Night Out Time! Which Barbie Are You?




School's Out -  For - SUMMER!

Today was my daughter's last day of school.  On to having a 7th grader and a Sophomore in High School.  *gulp*  Wait a minute... I have a H.S. Sophmore???  Stop this time machine please!  It's going way too fast!    How about I distract myself from the "where has the time gone?" feelings and get going on a Virtual Girls Night Out!  

For our weekly Friday night blog hopping party all you need to make this party complete is to grab a beverage of your choice (cocktail recipe below for inspiration) and your fuzzy slippers!  I started this blog party in 2008 and bloggers have been virtually partying ever since.  All You Do To participate In The Virtual GNO:  Link up your blog below and visit your fellow party guests - say "Happy VGNO!!!"  Share the blog game/meme on your site to play along. 

Time For Some Tunes!

Of Monsters and Men "Mountain Sounds"


I love attending outdoor concerts.  What about you?


Time For A Cocktail!



We have a Guest Bartender for our Virtual GNO this week.  Janel from Good Deal Mama is sharing her fantastic sounding Sangria recipe!

Peach & Berries Sangria 
Prep time:  
Total time:  
Serves: 30
Ingredients
2 (750 milliliter) bottles dry white wine
1-1/4 cups peach flavored vodka or peach schnapps
½ cup frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed
⅓ cup white sugar
1 bag of frozen peaches
1 bag of mixed berries
2 litters of either 7 up, sparkling water, or Sprite soda
Instructions
Mix wine with vodka or peach schnapps. Add the lemonade concentrate with the sugar, allow to dissolve.
Add sugar mix to wine mix.  Store in the refrigerator at least 2 hours, or overnight for flavors to mingle.  
When serving add in soda or sparkling water and fruit.

Doesn't this sound like the perfect drink for a warm, Summer day? Or, night?   Thank you so much Janel for sharing this lovely Sangria.  Check out her blog www.gooddealmama.comCheers!


Time For A Party Game!


As I look around my house I see a LOT of Barbie's. There's the Barbie in her scuba suit and the Barbie who's a Vet. These Barbie's are outside on the swing-set and in the garden too. But, these dolls don't represent the way I think they should. If I were a Barbie I would be "Sunscreen Barbie". Follow the chart below to see which Barbie you would be.

"Modern Barbie"
(Use the chart to find which Barbie you are. Use the letter of your first name.)

A - C = Sunscreen Barbie
D - F = Is There Gluten In This? Barbie
G - I = Lactose Intolerate Barbie
J - L =  
Do These Jeans Make My Butt Look Fat? Barbie
M -O = No Carbs For Me Barbie
P - R = Mini Van Barbie
S - V = Have You Seen My Keys? Barbie
W - Z =  Migraine Barbie

Now, which Barbie are you? (If you want to tweak this a bit, go right ahead.)  Share on your blog with your lovely readers!  (I wonder which Barbie they are? )

To participate In The Virtual GNO:  Link up your blog below and visit your fellow party guests - say "Happy VGNO!!!"  Share the blog game/meme on your site to play along. Remember to visit those that have shared their blog links.  We share a common bond in that this party sounded like fun, so don't be shy!  Your first connection is right there! :->   Happy Virtual Girls Night Out blog friends!  I hope you had fun.  

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