Weekend links

“There is no season when such pleasant and sunny spots may be lighted on, and produce so pleasant an effect on the feelings, as now in October.” -Nathaniel Hawthorne

Tsh Oxenreider

Tsh is the founder of this blog and just finished traveling around the world with her husband and 3 kids. Her latest book is Notes From a Blue Bike, and believes a passport is one of the world's greatest textbooks.

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  1. I love that “Don’t Buy Stuff” SNL skit! They actually showed it at our church a few years ago, at the intro to a Crown Financial class. 🙂

  2. “I Side With” was super interesting! Thanks for posting the link!

  3. Love that Princess Bride article! Seems like forever ago. Ha! Should I feel that old at 38???

  4. I LOVE the Princess Bride and Mandy’s character (though my brain hadn’t put 2 and 2 together, and somehow I missed it on IMDB). We own the DVD, I think I need to dig it out and let my son (& me) watch it today.

  5. I LOVED “The Mom Stays in the Picture.” My friend posted it earlier this week and I stood in my backyard BAWLING. I have been avoiding pictures with my boys lately for all the same reasons she listed, but I should know better than to rob them of having pictures of me later– my mom passed away when I was young and she HATED having her picture takend, so I only have a few photos of her with me and my sisters and that makes me so sad. I’ve made an effort to try to be in more photos with them this week.

  6. I am sorry to say but the site “I Side with” is completely biased!
    I have also never heard of most of those supposedly high raters mentioned on that site.
    I wish politics would stay out of this site.

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