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The only Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum in the country is located in Gatlinburg, Tennessee and it’s a must-visit!

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Diet Coke - yes, it has my name on it

I admit that, as a blogger, I get a lot of cool things. I get great books, movies and products to review and I get to go on all kinds of amazing trips and enjoy one-of-a-kind experiences.

Although I am so grateful for all of these perks, few things have made me as genuinely scream-out-loud-with-excitement happy as the package I received yesterday.

I finally got a Diet Coke bottle with my name on it! [Read more…]

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Don’t worry, I’m not starting to refer to myself in third person.


And I have no illusions of grandeur that I am pretty hot stuff. OMG just the idea of that makes me laugh.

But my name?

Well, if the Loises who have come before me are any indication, yes, the name Lois is something special. [Read more…]