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NFL Scraps Roman Numerals, For One Game Anyway

Do you know what number the Roman Numeral "L" stands for?

Me neither!

And if you know it's 50, good for you. You're very smart and well-rounded.

The NFL has decided to drop the Roman Numerals for Super Bowl 50 in San Francisco in 2016, because the lonely "L" just doesn't work.

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Online dating no working for you?
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Need to Boost Your Library Of Emoticons? Here!

Do you ever feel like you're not using your full emoticon potential?  I do.

To emote in text and email, I usually default to the quick and easy ones like these:

:)

;)

:-D

;-)

Everyone else seems so much better at cyber emoting!  So I decided to do a little research to get better with the cyber winks, and I decided to share what I found.  You may be all over these already.

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What Are the Worst Profile Pics? If You’re An Online Dater, I Know You’ve Seen These!

This is kind of a cute picture, and would work mighty fine as a profile pic on dating sites.  Don't you think ladies?

I don't mind a bit when guys post workout photos as the first profile pic we see on the dating sites.  I know they're going to be active and fit, and they might even drink one of my spinach-kale-romaine-pear-apple-strawberry-lemon green smoothies with me.  Okay, maybe that's too much to expect. But I do love a good bicep and I want them to show it.

What profile pics drive you absolutely nuts?  I've got a list!  Please add to it.

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Is ‘Thigh Gap Therapy’ Awesome or Crazy?

Kids have it so easy during the summer.  They have no bathing suit worries.  And we love them for it!

When it comes to us gals....we're full of confidence in the bathing suit, right? Whatever! Most of us ladies worry about how we look in a bathing suit, and if we act like we don't care, deep down inside somewhere we probably do.

There's a place in Dallas, TX that I read about that's doing what's called "Thigh Gap Therapy," where part of the inner thigh is zapped with a laser to create more daylight there. A Dallas TV station documented one woman's experience with it, and she said even though she works out and eats healthy, she still has an issue with her thighs.

Ladies, would you do it?

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Getty Images - Joe Raedle
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Speed Moving Is Definitely For Me!

I finally found a place that allows large dogs, but have the opposite schedule as my fiance. So how do you move two households into one with full time jobs & no budget for movers. I have that answered for you!

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Quick! Learn How To Grill The Perfect Salmon Before the Holiday Weekend.

I need salmon 101 and I found this everyday guy on Youtube doing it and he's had a lot of views, so I thought I'd share.  It's a huge grilling weekend and I can't wait to throw on some salmon!  See if your methods compare to this guy.

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Road Trip This Weekend? We Need Music!

 

What are your favorite road trip songs of all time?

Here's my list, and before I reveal it, let me just say I know you'll disagree with it!

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Why IS QVC So Fascinating?

I've never been a QVC person, but the other day I flipped over there to see if I could put my finger on what was so great about it, and I got hooked!  I mean hooked.  That didn't take long.  Do you watch?

And now, any time there is a lull at my house (which is rare with three kids), I flip over to QVC to see what those gals are pitching next.  It's not just shopping; it's entertainment too.  I'll watch for an hour even if they're selling lawn chairs that I don't want.  Either I'm crazy or they are geniuses.  Or both.

I have yet to buy anything, but I'm about to cave on the "anti-aging lip gloss."  Who doesn't need that?!  Don't we all need younger lips?!  Sure!  Nice work, QVC.

After two short weeks watching QVC, I've figured out why it's so addicting.

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Seen This? Guy Takes Us On A Helicopter Tour of Boise

This guy got a camera for Christmas awhile back and took video footage of Boise the next day via helicopter.  It's kinda cool to see if we recognize anything!

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See You At Idaho’s Largest Garage Sale This Weekend!

My grandma, Si, used to have a garage sale every Memorial Day weekend at the lake cabin where she lived in rural Nebraska, and people came from all over to sift through the treasures.  It was one of those block-party garage sales, so dozens of other houses nearby sold stuff out of their garages too.  It was fun!  I cleaned out my room as a teen and sold as much stuff at the sale as I could.  People snatched up my old Olivia Newton John and Eddie Rabbit cassettes.  Stop doing the math...I'm not that old.

Grandma put some delightful little trinkets on a net-less ping pong table and sold them for 5, 10, or 25 cents each.  Like used frozen dinner trays that had been washed and stacked on top of each other.  Who in the heck would buy that stuff after someone ate fried chicken and microwaved pudding off of it?!  Lake people in Nebraska who needed a plastic plate with dividers in it, that's who!  Haha!  I still marvel at that. Grandma would also rake in the quarters selling stacks of old National Geographic Magazines and packets of jelly that she lifted from restaurants and never used.  My granny was a thrifty thing, and had quite a bit of money when she died...probably from her genius ability to market her wares at these garage sales.

If you find any grape jelly packets tomorrow at Idaho's Largest Garage Sale, be sure and let me know!  You and I will honor my late Grandma's memory together.

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