Island of Poveglia

Introduction Poveglia is a small island located between Venice and Lido in the Venetian Lagoon in northern Italy, where a small canal separates the island into two parts.  Historical reference records the island in 421 until residents fled warfare in 1379.  The island was quarantined in 1776 for people suffering the plague and other diseasesContinue reading “Island of Poveglia”

The Firestarter: Claire’s Deadly

Plot Dumped by Tripp Dalton after learning of her part in Haley’s demise, Claire goes on a rampage starting fires.  As she remembers the first time she started a fire—the cabin that held her sleeping Aunt Ciara, while Ben was out getting his meds—Claire begins a torching items in Salem.  Will it lead to peopleContinue reading “The Firestarter: Claire’s Deadly”

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DAYS OF OUR LIVES SPOILERS: MAY 27-31, 2019

Sarah and Rex set out to help Will by looking for clues surrounding Dr. Rolf, as John goes to Eve in desperation. Ben turns to Marlena to assist in uncovering the truth regarding the night of the cabin fire. Plus, confessions are made, stunning stories reveled, and Jack gives Jennifer what she’s been longing for…Continue reading “DAYS OF OUR LIVES SPOILERS: MAY 27-31, 2019”

GENERAL HOSPITAL SPOILERS: MAY 27-2019

Curtis refuses to leave Jordan, as Scott proves to be a good friend to Ava. While Shiloh continues playing games, Kristina takes a stand and makes her intentions known. Plus, Franco becomes offensive, and Margaux isn’t sure what to do next… General Hospital spoilers for Thursday May 23: In Thursday’s GH recap, Ava pulls aContinue reading “GENERAL HOSPITAL SPOILERS: MAY 27-2019”

THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL SPOILERS – MAY 27-31, 2019

Thomas seems to be getting all that he wants, but Steffy may find a reason to sabotage his plans. Meanwhile, Flo and Wyatt reignite their romance, but she may be sharing too much. Bold and Beautiful spoilers for Friday May 24: In Friday’s B&B recap, Ridge thinks Hope should leave Liam, leaving Brooke stunned, whileContinue reading “THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL SPOILERS – MAY 27-31, 2019”

THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS SPOILERS – MAY 27-31, 2019

There are some fraught family moments as the Abbotts gather together to get Dina the help she needs and the Winters’ try to get some closure about Neil’s death by reading his will. However, Billy still can’t get past what Adam has done and this could cause even more trouble for the Newmans. Y&R spoilersContinue reading “THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS SPOILERS – MAY 27-31, 2019”

MY PATH TO SELF-RELIANCE

MESSAGE FROM THE FIRST PRESIDENCY Doctrine & Covenants 104: 15 Getting Started Begin with a prayer (and hymn, if desired). A member of the stake presidency may provide a 3- to 5-minute introduction and testimony. A member of the stake self-reliance committee invites the entire group to open their booklets to page 2 and followContinue reading “MY PATH TO SELF-RELIANCE”

Psalm 111: 9—He sent redemption unto his people:  he hath commanded his covenant for ever:  holy and reverend is his name. John 17: 11—And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee.  Holy Father, keep through thine own name those whom thou hast givenContinue reading

DAYS OF OUR LIVES SPOILERS – MAY 20-24, 2019

The wait is over and the person pulling Xander’s strings is finally revealed – as is a huge secret.  While Jack makes a shocking move as Salem’s new mayor.  Rafe listens to Lani’s confession – and Maggie falls victim to her demons.  Plus, Chloe gets more than she bargained for when she stumbles upon StefanContinue reading “DAYS OF OUR LIVES SPOILERS – MAY 20-24, 2019”

GENERAL HOSPITAL SPOILERS – MAY 20-24, 2O19

Things are calming down in regards to Jason and Sam’s undercover of Dawn of Day mission.  After Jason receives a startling call, Sam is left helpless.  It’s not long after when Kristina confronts her sister.  Plus, while Lucas finally puts two and two together, Brad visits Julian for some much needed advice. GH Spoilers –Continue reading “GENERAL HOSPITAL SPOILERS – MAY 20-24, 2O19”

THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL SPOILERS – MAY 20-24, 2019

Thomas steps up his plotting to make Hope his own, and Ridge and Brooke get involved as issues arise for Hope and Liam.  Meanwhile, Steffy returns from overseas, and Flo and Shauna move into Quinn and Eric’s house. B&B Spoilers – May 17: Katie confesses she set Bill up, while Zoe can’t believe Flo isContinue reading “THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL SPOILERS – MAY 20-24, 2019”

THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS SPOILERS – MAY 20-24, 2019

Victor works to rally his family around Adam after the shooting, Rey faces a decision, Phyllis takes a bold step, and Lauren decides to set someone up on a date. Y&R Spoilers – Friday, May 17: Adam is shot after deciding to go back to Vegas, Chelsea tries to contact Nick, Billy and Victoria planContinue reading “THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS SPOILERS – MAY 20-24, 2019”

25 Reasons I Owe My Mother

THIS IS AWWWWWWWWWWWWWESOME!!! LOLOLOLOLOLOLOLOL~ :))) 25 REASONS I OWE MY MOTHER 1. My mother taught me TO APPRECIATE A JOB WELL DONE. ‘If you’re going to kill each other, do it outside. I just finished cleaning.’ 2. My mother taught me RELIGION. ‘You better pray that will come out of the carpet.’ 3. My motherContinue reading “25 Reasons I Owe My Mother”

Days of Our Lives Weekly Spoilers – May 13-17, 2019

Lani refuses to allow Ben near baby David and tells a lie in order to keep him away. While Brady makes a deal with the devil, Hope is dealt with, and Rafe receives some shocking documents. Plus, many are surprised when the mayor of Salem is finally announced, and a startling secret comes to light…Continue reading “Days of Our Lives Weekly Spoilers – May 13-17, 2019”

General Hospital Weekly Spoilers – May 13-17, 2019

Kim can’t contain her emotions, as Oscar continues to have a presense in Port Charles. The race is on to lure Ryan out of hiding, which leaves Felicia speculating. After an emergency trip to General Hospital, Carly receives news – and the Nurses’ Ball is filled with excitement and possibly danger… Complete General Hospital 2019Continue reading “General Hospital Weekly Spoilers – May 13-17, 2019”

The Bold & the Beautiful Weekly Spoilers – May 13-17, 2019

Liam works to keep his marriage together, Shauna agrees to help Katie with a plan, and Wyatt and Flo reconnect. Complete Bold and Beautiful 2019 Daytime Emmys coverage including photo galleries and more. Bold and Beautiful spoilers for Thursday May 9: In Thursday’s B&B recap, Liam squares off with Thomas over Hope, and Wyatt hasContinue reading “The Bold & the Beautiful Weekly Spoilers – May 13-17, 2019”

The Young & the Restless Weekly Spoilers – May 13-17, 2019

Adam Newman returns home causing big drama among the Newman family members, Abby may have a new love interest, and Rey seeks the answers he needs from Mia.. Complete Young and Restless 2019 Daytime Emmys coverage featuring video interviews, photo galleries, and more! Young and Restless spoilers for Thursday May 9: In Thursday’s Y&R recap,Continue reading “The Young & the Restless Weekly Spoilers – May 13-17, 2019”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 10)

By the time Milton arrived at the river with Mona for her surprise, the picnic was ruined.  Someone had knocked over the picnic basket Milton had set out waiting for him and Mona to arrive. “Oh, Milton, did you surprise me with a picnic by the river?” Mona looked lovingly in his eyes. “Yes.  ButContinue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 10)”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 9)

Milton was setting up a surprise picnic for Mona down by the river…her favorite spot.  Milton knew Mona loved to sit beside the river, so he planned a picnic for the two of them.  Right down to her favorite meal—fried chicken, potato salad, and for dessert…apple-blueberry pie! Pepper kept Mona distracted so Milton could getContinue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 9)”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 8)

Mona waited at home for Pepper to come back.  She had gone to Milton’s home to talk to him.  “So, Mona wasn’t interested in your brother?” Milton asked. “No, it was just a scheme to get you to notice her…pay more attention to her.” Pepper told him. “Okay.” “So what are you going to do?”Continue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 8)”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 7)

Mona was at her locker the next day when she saw Milton in the hall.  “Now is the time?” Mona said to herself.  She just had to make Milton jealous.  “Welll, here goes!” Mona said again, to herself, as she headed over to Cry Baby’s locker and made the moves on him. “Cry Baby!” MonaContinue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 7)”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 6)

“Mona, we need to talk.” Pepper told her when Pepper found her studying in the school courtyard at lunch. “Oh, Pepper, can it wait?” Mona asked.  “Big test in history after lunch and I didn’t study.” “Too busy trying to break up my brother and Allison?” Pepper asked. “How’d ya guess?” “Because Milton socked myContinue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 6)”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 5)

Mona was surprised by Milton’s romantic dinner.  She wasn’t in the mood for it.  She wanted Cry Baby and her only goal was to get him away from Allison.  How she loathed Allison.  What did he ever see in the rich snooty snob!  “Mona, what’s wrong?” Milton asked when he saw that she was aContinue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 5)”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 4)

While Hatchet-Face was working on her plan to break up Allison and Cry Baby, Milton was also busy planning a romantic night for his girlfriend.  But meanwhile, Allison finds Cry Baby sitting at their favorite spot at the lake. “Crybaby?” Allison says, tapping Crybaby on the shoulder, interrupting his thoughts.  “Can we talk?” “I haveContinue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 4)”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 3)

The day of the party was here and Mona couldn’t wait to spring her surprise on Allison at the party.  When Mona showed up, the party was in full swing as guests were dancing to Crybaby crooning to his girlfriend, Allison.  As soon as Crybaby and and his band stopped singing, Mona walked onstage toContinue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 3)”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 2)

Milton found Hatchet-Face at the lake next to their favorite spot, wondering why she never showed for their date. “Babe, why did you ditch me at the restaurant?” Milton said, putting his arms around her. “I’m sorry, Milt.” Hatchet-Face lied.  “I had something to do.” “That’s okay.” Milton said, giving Hatchet-Face a tender kiss. AsContinue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 2)”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 1)

Allison’s party for her boyfriend, Crybaby Walker, was in full swing.  Allison Vernon-Williams wanted to do something special for Crybaby to show how much she loved him.  But one person always came between them. . .Mona “Hatchet-Face” Malnorowski.  She had been in love with Crybaby ever since their junior high days.  “Doesn’t Crybaby and AllisonContinue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Chapter 1)”

Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Plot)

For years, Mona “Hatchet-Face” Malnorowski had eyes for Wade “Crybaby” Walker.  When he hooked up with square and good girl, Allison, Hatchet-Face was jealous and did everything she could to turn Crybaby’s eyes toward her.  As Hatchet-Face pulls out all the stops to make Crybaby  love her, an unfortunate accident happens that severely injures Allison. Continue reading “Friends & Lovers: A Wade “Cry Baby” Walker Story (Plot)”

Reba: I’m A Survivor (Cast)

Reba Hart – Reba McEntire Julian McIves – Pierce Brosnan Brock Hart – Christopher Rich Barbra Jean Booker-Hart – Melissa Peterman Cheyenne Hart-Montgomery – Joanna Garcia-Swisher Van Montgomery – Steve Howie Kyra Hart-Thompson – Scarlett Pomers Kevin Thompson – Ryan Paevey Tyler Thompson – Nicholas Betchtel Taylor Thompson – Brooklyn Rae Silzer Jake Hart –Continue reading “Reba: I’m A Survivor (Cast)”

Reba: 15 Years Later (Chapter 12)

Jack found Reba at the spot where Reba wanted to talk to him, but decided she couldn’t at that moment because of the news of Jake and his girlfriend’s impending birth of their child. But now, Reba had to tell Jack what she came to realize.  “Jack, I’ve thought things over and…” Reba started toContinue reading “Reba: 15 Years Later (Chapter 12)”