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Smellyann
Miami, Florida
I craft, I bake, I knit, I scrap, and sometimes, I even parent my three young children.
Interests: Visit my JAFRA site at www.myjafra.com/modette or "like" my page at www.facebook.com/MelanieAtJafra
Recent Activity
OMG. I almost forgot all about Saturday 9, and here it is 10:38 PM (Mountain Daylight Time) on Saturday night. Sheesh. What a slacker. Anyhoo, let's get into it, shall we? ~*~*~*~*~ Saturday 9: Don't Stop (1977)... because Country Dew... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Smellyann Strikes Again
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As part of our schooling the first week of this new 2017-2018 year, the students at Sweet Pea Academy have been learning about our Neighbors to the North: Canada. We've done a timeline of the nation's history, completed map work,... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Smellyann Strikes Again
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On July 7th, Team Odette headed out to a new locale, set up as a playdate for Sophia with one of her new friends from a local homeschoolers' group. We visited Lucky Peak Reservoir, also known as Barclay Bay. This... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Smellyann Strikes Again
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Things big and small have been happening all over the first half of July, so I thought I'd make up a hodgepodge post about those things. One big one? Chloë finished 10th grade, Jack completed 8th, and Sophia is done... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Smellyann Strikes Again
Yep, Dave Barry is still alive and kicking! M
Melanie Odette melanie_odette@yahoo.com (305) 304-3080 MSPA Gold-Certified Business Evaluator in Boise, Idaho http://smellyann.typepad.com Oh Mr. Obama... come back!!! ;) ~M
Gal - LOL about Matt Damon. Cutie McCutiepants. I appreciate you picking one of my suggestions for S9 this week - and yay, Fastball! I love them. Glad youve enjoyed them, also! M
I loved it, too - so funny!! M
Hi Cat - I know I always struggled to come up with something good enough for WFMW and was amazed by those who did so week after week! LOL! ~m
Im rich? Huh? What? MD? Im so confused. lol Melanie
Hello, fellow thieves! Link up here if you're playing along today! ~*~*~*~*~ Sunday Stealing: Firsts First Job: I worked as a cashier at Big M Supermarket on State Fair Blvd in Baldwinsville, New York. I LOVED that job, and my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2017 at Smellyann Strikes Again
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On Thursday, Team Odette had the pleasure of heading out eastward in Idaho, past Mountain Home where a there is a heavier military presence, to Fort Running Bear RV Park. It seemed like a cool place to visit, so I... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2017 at Smellyann Strikes Again
Saturday 9: I Will Never Let You Down (2017) ... because Smellyann recommended Fastball [woohoo, I'm famous!] Unfamiliar with this week's tune? Hear it here. ~*~*~*~*~ 1) Fastball is a trio from Austin, Texas. Austin is the capital of Texas.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2017 at Smellyann Strikes Again
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Last month, during the Young Living 2017 International Grand Convention last month, one of my very best friends, Shana, and I had the pleasure of touring the YL lavender fields. When I say it was amazing and inspiring day, consider... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2017 at Smellyann Strikes Again
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Independence Day has long been my favorite holiday. I love the coming-togetherness of Americans that day, unlike any other day which usually divides us and keeps us, at least in these latter years, at a heightened sense of all our... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2017 at Smellyann Strikes Again
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Morning everyone! It's 4:40 AM here in Boise, Idaho! Thought I'd get started on this meme so you all can enjoy some sillies from me for the day. Thanks to Bev Sykes for carrying on Sunday Stealing for all of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2017 at Smellyann Strikes Again
Kwizzy - No, I dont remember those! Ill have look them up; now Im curious. ;) M
Toggle Commented Jul 9, 2017 on Saturday 9: The Joker at Smellyann Strikes Again
Hey everyone! That mask freaks me out. I'm not a fan of masks. One time, in the first year of our marriage, I was pregnant with Chloë and taking a shower. Rob decided it would be a good idea to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2017 at Smellyann Strikes Again
Kwizzy - I totally do the same thing when I read everyone elses -- memes or no memes! lol. I guess I have a pea brain! M
Zippi - Yeah, Ive seen that one, too! Hes just a meme-worthy individual, if worthy of no other thing. M
Cat. - I know!! I feel like, HOW is it July and this moron is STILL the President?!! M
Yep, its Lyme. Definitely Lyme, which does horrendous things to the body. Im going to try Naturopathy as much as possible to support my improvement and - dare I say it? - recovery. Well see. Thanks for the kudos on my kids! Love those buggers! 3 M
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Hey, everyone! Happy Independence Day weekend! Link up here if you're playing along this weekend. Let's go! ~*~*~*~*~ Cheers to all us thieves! Sunday Stealing: Last The 40 Questions from Bud 1. My uncle once: ... took me for a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2017 at Smellyann Strikes Again
Thanks, Gal!! :D
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Hey Saturday 9'ers! Link up here if you're playing along today! ~*~*~*~*~ Saturday 9: I'm a Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) 1) This week's song was performed by James Cagney in the famous movie of the same name. Do you plan... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2017 at Smellyann Strikes Again