Day 153: Technology in your life
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Day 153: Technology in your life

Day 153: Technology in your life. How often do you use technology? Rely on it? Do you limit your screen time per day or per week? When you were younger were you on the cutting edge and looked at other late-comers as Luddites? What…

August 4, 2017
Kids! Day 44 Harry Potter
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Kids! Day 44: Harry Potter

Kids! Day 44: Harry Potter. If you could be a character in Harry Potter, who would you be? Why? 8 minutes. #8minutememoirkids A post shared by Ann Dee Ellis (@anndeecandy) on Aug 3, 2017 at 9:02am PDT…

August 3, 2017
Day 152 Home
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Day 152: Home

Day 152: Home. These are two homes we have lived in, both beloved. Write about home. The home you grew up in. The home you moved to on your own for the first time. The home you lost. The home you miss. The home…

August 2, 2017
Kids! Day 43 Telling fibs
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Kids! Day 43: Telling fibs

Kids! Day 43: Telling fibs. One day George told Martha a lie because he wanted to impress her. She figured it out. Write about a time you told a lie. Were you trying to impress someone? Or maybe tell about a time someone told…

August 1, 2017
Day 151- blueberries
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Day 151: blueberries

Day 151: blueberries. 8 minutes. Start there and see where it goes. #8minutememoir A post shared by Ann Dee Ellis (@anndeecandy) on Jul 31, 2017 at 11:50am PDT…

July 31, 2017
Day 150: Watching Movies
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Day 150: Watching Movies

Day 150: Watching Movies. Do you prefer the theater? Your recliner? Do you like old movies? New movies? Blockbusters? Independent films? Comedies? Horror? Drama? Action? Do you eat popcorn? Diet Coke? Red Vines? Do you like to go alone or would you never go…

July 28, 2017
Kids! Day 42: This Wise Old Tree
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Kids! Day 42: This Wise Old Tree

Kids! Day 42: This Wise Old Tree. Can you see his face? His fabulous hair? His teeth? What is his name? What does he do? What are his powers? Where does he live? How old is he? Who does he talk to? What does…

July 27, 2017
Day 149: Things you've ruined
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Day 149: Things you’ve ruined

Day 149: Things you've ruined. Today I ruined these pants hiking and I feel good about it. Write about things you've ruined. Pants. Appliances. Cars. Jobs. Recipes. Your hair. Other people's books (don't lend me books–ever). Relationships. Lessons. A really nice social gathering. Sweaters.…

July 26, 2017
Kids Day 41 Sleeping - Kids! Day 41: Sleeping
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Kids! Day 41: Sleeping

Kids! Day 41: Sleeping. How do you like to sleep? On the ground? In your gigantic bed? With ten blankets? Surrounded by stuffed animals? With your real animal? Do you love to sleep outside? In a hammock? On the couch? Do you sneak into…

July 25, 2017