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What Should You Carry in Your Wallet?


This time of the identity theft can be at an all time high. To protect yourself from identity theft there are a few steps you can take with one of the most important being what you carry in your wallet.

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Special life of a local chicken
Peyton and Frannie

The Sweet Life Of A Local Chicken

Meet Frannie the Chicken.  From the moment Frannie hatched from her egg, she bonded with Peyton, a local girl from Augusta.  Not your normal relationship you'd have with poultry...but what is normal?  I'm writing this story today, sadly, in memory of Frannie.  She passed away over the weekend due to a tragic accident.  Her friend for life, Peyton is just heartbroken.  

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Category: Animals, Family, Offbeat
Spinning fire at Harvest Fest
Sarah's son spins fire

Sarah’s Son Spins Fire Downtown Augusta [VIDEO]

What kind of parent let's their kid play with fire?  This kind!  It all started with a pair of devil sticks.  I was surprised how quickly he took to those.  One day he mentioned getting fire sticks.  I didn't even have to think about it.  But, Sawyer doesn't really know other people who spin fire.  We discovered a group called 'The Phoenix Tribe' and they would be performing at the Harvest Fest in Augusta.

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Chris Hondros, Getty Images
Chris Hondros, Getty Images

Teaching Kids To Attack A Gunman At School [VIDEO]

This video came across my newsfeed on Facebook this morning.  It's a video that teaches children how to attack a gunman at school.  While it may seem like a good idea, I can't justify this being done.  In the video, it shows a kid getting shot.  If this were a real life scenario, that kid is someone's baby.  Yes, I understand that more could be shot if nothing were to be done.  I just can't believe that, as a mom, I even have to consider something like this.  It's really hard for me to swallow.

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Favorite Halloween Song
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Sarah’s Favorite Halloween Songs [VIDEO]

I'm the first to admit, I will play kids music in the car...alone.  Don't judge me.  But, because I have 6 kids, I am rarely 'alone' and therefore have an excuse to play crazy silly Halloween music.  These songs help me get excited and into the spirit.  Here are my 5 favorite songs to listen to in October.  I've added a bonus song to prepare you for what's right around the corner.

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Throwback Thursday – Remember The Ice Bucket Challenge [VIDEO]

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge seemed to sweep the nation last year.  Almost to a point that it was equally as annoying as facebook game requests...

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Do you prefer mayo or miracle whip?
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Settle This Marital Dispute – Mayo Vs. Miracle Whip [POLL]

This is probably one of the biggest debates in my house between my husband and me.  Granted there are worse things we could argue about.  But the house is now divided Team Mayo & Team Miracle Whip.  As the primary grocery shopper, I refuse to even put the stinky gag inducing mayonnaise in the shopping cart.  Even saying or thinking the word...may-oh-nasie sends shivers down my spine.  

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What's last picture on phone?

What Was The Last Picture You Took With Your Phone?

Yesterday, I asked you to share the last picture you took on your phone on our Facebook page.  Surprisingly, many of you participated and whether it was yummy food, a pet, a child or just the earth around shared it!  I loved looking at all the pictures and one thing was for certain...there's so much to be grateful for.  Take a look at a few of the photos that were posted.  

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Getty Images, photo by Justin Sullivan
Getty Images, photo by Justin Sullivan

Central Maine Guide To Pick Your Own Pumpkins

It time to start thinking about Halloween and if you and your family haven't done so yet, it's time to pick your pumpkin! Much like picking your own blueberries and apples, many Maine farms are open for you to pick your own pumpkin.

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National Communicate with a Child Month
Chloe - 5 years old

McCoy Calls Sarah’s Daughter, Chloe, & Asks Her Some Odd Questions [VIDEO]

It is National Communicate with a Child Month.  So what better way to celebrate than by actually communicating with a child.  Randy McCoy, from the Morning Buzz, called Sarah's daughter Chloe, 5, and asked her all sorts of questions about Mumma & Daddy.  

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