Pismo Beach, CA…A “Go To” Getaway Destination


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 30, 2014 Media Contact: Ann Flower Communications Ann@annflowerpr.com Pismo Beach: 10 Top Reasons to Visit in the Cooler Months (PISMO BEACH, CA) – With mild temperatures year-round, anytime is a good time to visit Pismo Beach, and winter is no exception. A jewel of the Central Coast with miles and milesContinue reading “Pismo Beach, CA…A “Go To” Getaway Destination”

The Top 10 Workout Songs of 2014


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Top 10 Workout Songs of 2014 Fort Wayne, IN – December 27, 2014 – With few exceptions, workout songs can be distinguished by two main attributes: popularity and speed. If a song has cracked the Top 40 chart and has a tempo above 125 beats per minute (BPM), there’s a goodContinue reading “The Top 10 Workout Songs of 2014”

Merry Christmas to All!


Dearest Readers: Merry Christmas! Today is the day to give thanks to the world for our Savior and his birth. May your day be filled with many blessings. Much love, and much thankfulness. To our troops away from home, I say thank you…for your service to our Country…thank you for dedicating your life to theContinue reading “Merry Christmas to All!”

Merry Christmas


Dearest Readers: This is the week of the Christmas holidays. A time to give thanks and to celebrate with friends and family. I would like to wish all of you a joyous and Happy Holiday Season — a Merry Christmas season. This is the first Christmas season I can recall people actually saying, “Merry Christmas,”Continue reading “Merry Christmas”

Happy Birthday to the Perkins Twins


Dearest Readers: Today is a special, melancholic day for me. On this date — 100 years ago – December 19, 1914 – my dad and his identical twin brother, Lewis, were born. Before Uncle Lewis’ death in September, 1941 from Bright’s disease, they were known withini the State of Alabama as The Perkins Twins. TogetherContinue reading “Happy Birthday to the Perkins Twins”

My Thoughts On Friendship


Dearest Readers: Normally if I write in my blog on Thursday’s I write about my weekly accomplishments with Weight Watchers. Today’s discussion will be about the touchy, sometimes controversial subject of friendship. While at Weight Watchers today, the subject of friendship entered my mind. Why? Simple. I do not have many “friends.” Did you noticeContinue reading “My Thoughts On Friendship”

Reflections…At Christmas Time


Christmas   Is…  Dearest Readers: Yes, it is the Christmas season. A time to give thanks and be appreciative for all that we are, and all that we have. A time to celebrate the birth of CHRIST…a time to recognize that IF we did not have the ‘birth of Christ’ as the reason for theContinue reading “Reflections…At Christmas Time”


Dearest Readers: While cleaning files on my computer, I discovered this story written years ago. I do hope you will enjoy! Perhaps the holidays, especially Thanksgiving and Christmas, reminds me of simpler times with my dad. Enjoy! Perhaps a portion of “Chattahoochee Child” Footsteps: Taking the Back Roads to Alabama by Barbie Perkins-Cooper Copyright BarbieContinue reading

Sears and Their Philosophy on Customer Service…


Dearest Readers: Joy…Oh JOY! It has been three weeks in this household without a working, dependable washing machine. YES, it’s a Kenmore…LG product from Sears = DEFINITELY MY MISTAKE FOR BUYING FROM SEARS. The second time for them to return to repair the machine is this Tuesday, December 9! The first scheduled for THIS CASEContinue reading “Sears and Their Philosophy on Customer Service…”

The Top 10 Workout Songs for December 2014


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Top 10 Workout Songs for December 2014 Fort Wayne, IN – December 1, 2014 – What’s striking about this month’s top 10 list the quantity of pop songs it contains by folks who aren’t archetypal pop stars. In the place of Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake, or Beyonce, you’ll find contemporary dooContinue reading “The Top 10 Workout Songs for December 2014”