Category Archives: the office

Stocking Stuffer Giveaway for the Sports Fan!

Hey Sports Fan! Diary of 1 and would like to give you a FREE stocking stuffer! TeamMASCOT is our family business, and you can read about it here, and then there’s Business 101 From an Eight-Year-Old to prove there’s … Continue reading

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Baseball Giveaway

The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It’s been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt, and erased again. But, baseball has marked the time. This field, this game, … Continue reading

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June random stuff. Blogging, Ranching, Giving Away.

Yesterday was an interesting day of firsts. The kiddos found a chirping nest full of baby birds (children, do NOT touch!) and happened upon (cued by loud barking from the dog) a nest of wild baby bunnies jackrabbits (children, do … Continue reading

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Business 101 From an Eight-Year-Old

Hello, and welcome to Business 101. Today, I share a story from my lovely family. I am Mom, Dad is my husband, Big L is our eight-year-old son and first-born genius. There is also Little L, the three-year-old who hangs … Continue reading

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Blog touring

Oh, the places you’ll go. Dr. Seuss. I’ve been wandering all around. The Christian carnivals, Carnival of Family Life, food blogs, homeschooling blogs, homesteading blogs, BendBlogs. And principled government. Whew, I’ve been to a lot of places, and more to … Continue reading

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Hello Sports Fan, Doesn’t Anyone Want Free Stuff??

I’ve had a dismal response to my Sports Giveaway, which ends tomorrow! (I’ll extend it if I have to). I shouldn’t complain, I’ve done next to nothing to promote it, and my main readers (Christian-women-moms-teachers-homeschoolers) are clearly not big sports … Continue reading

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My Ultimate Blog Party 2008 & A Giveaway

Welcome, I’m so glad you stopped by! The 5 Minutes for Mom blog is hosting another Ultimate Blog Party, which is basically a “carnival” to meet other mom bloggers and surely win some prizes! The idea is to go to … Continue reading

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New York Giants Win Super Bowl; but my contest winner is a Patriots fan!

Great big giant congratulations to the New York Giants on their stunning Super Bowl XLII win!! And huge congratulations to the WINNER of my Super Bowl Giveaway: Shannon Jordan at A Reforming Mom, who is a true blue New England Patriots fan (despite her husband … Continue reading

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Super Bowl XLII Giveaway: Auto Accessories

Super Bowl XLII is set for February 3, 2008 in Arizona, a showdown between the New York Giants and the New England Patriots!! Diary of 1 and TeamMASCOT are hosting another giveaway right here, right now, in honor of this … Continue reading

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I Really Like Homeschooling, I Just Want Someone Else to Do It For Me

There are days, there are seasons to be sure, when a homeschooling parent has a tough spell. After spending a week investigating a local fine arts charter school, a private Christian school, and homeschool co-op options, I’m back to where … Continue reading

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Works for Me Wednesday: Superfood on the Go

Be sure to visit the Rocks in my Dryer Works for Me Wednesday master list. Here’s what works for me: Odwalla Superfood Micronutrient Fruit Juice Drink. It’s been my meal in a bottle many times over the past several weeks, … Continue reading

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Thursday Thirteen: Holiday Giveaway of Sports Stuff

Welcome to the Diary of 1 Holiday Sports-Themed Giveaway! Here are thirteen wonderful gifts to win for yourself or that sports fan in your life, just in time for Christmas! To see more great sports merchandise, you can visit our … Continue reading

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Rockies, I Have Hope; and a Giveaway!

The World Series 2007 is underway, pitting the unlikely Colorado Rockies against the legendary Boston Red Sox. Two games into the series, and the Rockies are 0 for 2. For those of you who love to root for the underdog, … Continue reading

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Harvest/Halloween Giveaway for Cheerleader or Football Costumes!

Tomorrow is the start of another Diary of 1 giveaway, in partnership with my online business, I’m very excited and so thankful to Shannon at Rocks in My Dryer who is hosting this bloggy giveaway for me! Tell your … Continue reading

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Wrap up that contest and other loose ends

The Diary of 1/TeamMASCOT Give Away was fun; thanks to those who participated! You may want to take a look at the winners… Bending the Twigs had an excellent post on the Boston Red Sox; (a Red Sox-themed nursery!) Pebble … Continue reading

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TeamMASCOT and Diary of 1 Independence Day Give Away!

Drum roll, Diary of 1, in partnership with TeamMASCOT, is hosting the first-ever contest/give away! I wrote once before about, the business my husband and I run. Mostly he programs/designs and I pack/track orders/keep customers happy. It’s part of … Continue reading

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