week 12

Project 365, Week 12

Yeah, so I am not really feeling this Project 365 thing anymore. I am totally over it…but I figure I’ve already done 90 days, so what the hell. Let’s see how far I can make it! March 21: A fantastic day trip to Key Largo! This was one of my favorite pics from the day…

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Project 365, Week 13

It is official…I’ve become addicted to taking pictures with my iPhone4. My favorite app? Hipstamatic. I recently finished buying all of the available lense and film options! March 28:  Almost the entire family went to the Dade County Youth Fair. Here’s my sweet nephew riding his first ride ever! March 29: My sexy, sexy shoes….

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A homage to the Atlantic

This post is from The Red Dress Club Remembe(red) prompt: Your memoir prompt assignment is to think of a sound or a smell the reminds you of something from your past and write a post about that memory. * * * * * * I smelled the ocean before I saw it. It sprawled out in…

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It’s Not My Fault I’m An Adonis!

This post is my response to this week’s Red Writing Hood prompt: Write a first-person piece from the perspective of someone that drives you nuts, explaining why this person does the things they do! We were told it could be based on a real person, a public figure, or entirely fictitious. I chose a combination of…

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Guinea Pigs Traumatized Me For Life!

This post is in response to this week’s prompt at The Red Dress Club. We were asked to write about our memories from either Kindergarten or First Grade. * * * * * * My memories of my childhood are a bit scattered, a bit faded, and some have been completely erased by time. I…

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New Blog, Not So New Design…

Last year, I decided that I wanted to blog. I need to write. I wanted a creative outlet. And so, Rebel Chick’s Journey was born on www.rebelchick.net. I HATED the web address. I wanted www.rebelchick.com because I have called myself Rebel Chick ever since the MySpace days (I was little barbie doll back when I…

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VA Homeloans & Refinancing

My husband and I purchased our first home in 2009 with a VA Home Loan, with an interest rate of only 5%! At the time, that was a fantastic interest rate and we bragged about it to all of our friends and family. While many people were qualifying for first time home-buyer credits and using all…

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