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Music Mama

Music Mama: Inspiring Playlist

By Jackie Helton, the Music Mama Sometimes what we need most is a little boost, and music is a great way to get it. So this month’s list is music designed to inspire you, put […]

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Don’t forget the Cheez Quiz!

We’re having lots of fun finding out more about you through the answers in our Cheez Quiz jar. The question this latest go-round was: “Which of the following phrases do you find yourself saying most […]

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Take our “cheezy” quiz!

Attention all cheese lovers: There’s a new question in the Cheez Quiz jar today, so pop the lid and find out what it is! Did you take the quiz earlier in the week? If you did, […]

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Helpful Hints from Burglars

I ran across this article on the Readers Digest website, and it’s pretty thought-provoking. The sources for the article include convicted burglars from several different states. The authors compiled a list of 13 things that […]

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Doc Talk: Frequently Asked Questions

Doc Talk: Just a cold — or flu?

Doc Talk is a weekly series of short video podcasts of Mercy Health System doctors answering questions moms want answers to. Click on the Motherlode video podcast below to see and hear the answer to […]

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Have you taken the Cheez Quiz yet?

We’ve had some fun watching the votes come in for our latest question in the Cheez Quiz jar. The question this week was: “What’s the most annoying cartoon character on television today?” The possible answers […]

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Beauty Buzz

Go Hogs: Game Day Beauty Tips!

By Andi Douglas, nwaMotherlode.com beauty editor I know it’s football season because the last couple of weeks any conversation with my husband has started with one of three questions: Are you done updating your Fantasy […]