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My first Tweet-Up!

I would like to think that I am pretty open minded to meeting new people. I am active on social networking sites like Twitter (yes, I’m a Twitter addict, I admit it!) and I used to belong to a social group called The Miami Minglers. We’d meet for coffee, happy hours, take bike trips out…

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Grown Ups Can Play Dress Up Too!

Hello. My name is Ivana and I-vana serve you a beer. Ha ha ha! I love this costume from Costume Super Center! I recently went on a costume-shopping rampage after throwing back to back themed parties for my friends and family. I was really happy to see that they offer costumes for adults, in addition…

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The Never-Ending Home Office Renovation

As most of my regular readers know, I have been working on renovating my 1959-built house for a little over two years now. The main focus of my renovation this summer is my home office, which was our spare bedroom/catch all space. So far, we’ve ripped out the carpeting and replaced it with honey oak…

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Hello, Summertime!

Today is the first day of summer vacation in Miami. Summer is officially here for the Rebel Household (do ya think the family will mind that moniker?) and I was up at 7 am, despite the fact that I deleted my alarm yesterday. What can I say, I am a morning person and old habits…

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An Unconventional Happy Ending

Today’s post is my response to the Little Red Writing Hood prompt over at the The Red Dress Club. We were asked to write about a happy ending – I chose to follow-up on last week’s story… She started thinking about fairy tales. You know the sort: the prince comes, gallant and handsome, and sweeps the…

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