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Wendy Murphy

My 2nd Sunshine Blogger Award

THE SUNSHINE BLOGGER AWARD I was thrilled to be nominated for a second award by Helen @helens_journey  I’ve only just begun to get acquainted with this phenomenal blogging community. This is a terrific way for bloggers to get to know one another better and to show support.  I started talking […]

Why I Write/Blog

As I was enjoying my Saturday morning cup of coffee and scrolling through my Facebook wall, I came across a blog post from WordPress called, “I Write Because…”    As I was reading what inspires other bloggers, it got me thinking why I write.  Why do I blog? Off and […]

The Sunshine Blogger Nomination

How surprised was I when I received a notification that I was nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award? I’m a fairly new blogger, so this was quite a big deal to me. Since getting involved with this community, the outpouring of support is amazing. I get to pay […]

Steven’s Grief

A Personal Reflection Steven…one of my favorite neighbors. One thing that draws me to this man is his smiling face and always positive attitude. He is a die hard Oakland Raiders fan and that sealed the deal on our neighborly friendship. I usually see Steven whenever I walk […]

Italian Sausage Polenta Bake

I just love my Cooking Light magazine.  It’s probably the one magazine that I’ve subscribed to the longest.  Healthy eating is where it’s at for me and this magazine fits the bill.  One of the sections I like the most is Dinner Tonight, where I can find healthy, time […]

Fixated on Sunsets

I just love sunsets. They are totally original and can never be recreated as they are all one of a kind. Definition: Sunset or sundown is the daily disappearance of the Sun below the horizon as a result of Earth’s rotation. Sunsets can be mesmerizing. Why are they […]

Jamaican Jerk Chicken Stew

Hello Mon! I belong to this really cool page on Facebook called The Cook’s Cook Community Forum. The page has about 83,000 members! I can’t think of any page that I belong to with that many members. We post pictures and recipes of food that we have created, […]