#NFLFlashback Week 12 – Lions Become Pussy Cats?


Welcome to Week 12 of the NFL Flashback, where we step back into the past of the NFL and look at some fun tidbits of their league’s past, mainly through classic advertising.

Around the “offices” of Allison’s Written Words, we also call it “All the Places We Can Find Dick Butkus.”

May he have a good sense of humor.

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A Long-Lost Christmas Song Favorite…FOUND!


You know those songs that always take you back, the ones that remind you of a simpler time, a good memory, or just how we can really let the complexities of life get the better of you?

If you’re planning to click away from this because I’ve thoroughly depressed you…keep reading.  This is actually a nice post.  Not at all depressing.

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The Daily Post Writing Prompt- Beyond The Pale


In response to this Daily Post writing prompt (As originally posted on May 2, 2015):

When was the last time you did something completely new and out of your element? How was it? Will you do it again?

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Small Wonder – “Thanksgiving Story”


I realized after I published my Thanksgiving-themed post for the day, I didn’t actually share the video of the episode.

Well, that’s just wrong of me.

So here it is (if you’re strong enough to witness it), the Thanksgiving episode of Small Wonder.

I shudder to think there may be a Christmas-themed episode out there.  I hope not.