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New Day NW: Entertaining Etiquette “Sticky Vase” DIY

by Mindy Lockard on August 23, 2012

I’m back at KING 5 New Day NW today… Today, we are talking about DIFFAglam Seattle, Entertaining Etiquette and I will be sharing a few Fall Gracious Living DIYs that I have up my sleeve! This DIY is a great way to include your children in the entertaining process and to add a fun earthly […]


Making the Most of Life’s Little Moments…

by Mindy Lockard on February 15, 2012

Life is made of moments. Big ones and little ones. But unless you’re a rockstar, mostly little ones: morning alarm, coffee, shower, walks, trips to the market, a subway to work, a cup of soup, carpool, dinner and a chapter or two of reading just before turning off the light. Moments that pass us by […]


Back-to-School Supplies for Mom

by Mindy Lockard on September 26, 2011

So often back to school means a new routine and a lot of paperwork for moms. Routines and paper that can be very overwelming. Nothing that a few back-to-school supplies for mom can cure… Check out my latest segement on More Good Day Oregon for a few tools to help keep mom organized and well […]


Random Acts of Kindness: Thoughtfulness

by Mindy Lockard on February 16, 2011

While we’re on the subject of Random Acts of Kindness, I thought it would be the perfect time to re-post one of my favorites.  It reflects on a time when I was the recipient of a random act of kindness, by one of my favorite people… Some are students of schools of thought.  I am […]

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Feeling Grateful. How about you?

by Mindy Lockard on January 26, 2011

As a child I loved Little House on the Prairie. What little girl in the 80s didn’t? This week our family had a little set back, all of the way back to the prairie days, when Maggie was diagnosed with Scarlet Fever. What?  Who knew? I’ll tell you what, this little fever has me most grateful […]

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