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Ain’t Too Proud to Beg

I'm always happy for an excuse to visit Beaufort, South Carolina. The town that was too pretty to burn during the War of Northern Aggression, I mean, the United States Civil War. (Well, because a bunch of Northerners owned the sprawling mansions by the time the Union Army got there.)
I'm glad. Whatever it took to save this treasure, an hour's drive south of Charleston and an hour and a half from Savannah, GA: Maybe those dang Confederates weren't too proud to beg.

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A Change Would Do You Good

People don't like change. I'm a people. Therefore, I don't care for change, either.

But change I must.

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Wanna See My Cupcakes?

Thanks to everyone who came out to Cupcake Down South's Upper King Street Charleston location yesterday. Good news: I broke Dad's record for most books sold in one day. By a long shot. He'll NEVER catch up with me. Bad news: MTM has been kissing me non-stop since I got home. He shared his Very Bad Cold with me, and I'm down for the count.
Therefore, I'm leaving it to Mom to write today's post. She phoned it in.

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Roy’s Variety Show Makes a Stop in Charleston

They got breakfast at this place tomorrow? We can go out for breakfast if you want.

It's Cupcake, Dad. They have CUPCAKES....

They have lots of different flavors, huh? Maybe some blueberry muffins?

CUPCAKES, Dad. They are making a special CINNAMON SUGAR CUPCAKE just for my BOOK SIGNING. You know, like Emmaline has in my book?

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Set Your Mind on Fire. Read.

Need more evidence that our superficial skim-and-go world is bad for your brain? Look no further than this 2012 study on the impact of reading on the brain, published in the World of Psychology. Read the story by clicking here.
It's short. I'll wait.

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