Category Archives: Living Life

My AdvoCare 24 Day Challenge Grocery Shopping List

While I realize each person has their own likes and dislikes, I wanted to provide a quick and easy list of groceries that I found to be essential during my 24DC. – Almonds – Instant Oatmeal (original, no-sugar added; flavor … Continue reading

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Jillian Unplugged: Perfectly Flawed

My name is Jillian Hiscock, and I struggle with depression. There. I said it. It’s out in the open. Now let’s talk about it. Most who know me see a bubbly, fast-talking, energetic young woman with a passion for living … Continue reading

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#PayDayFriday Recap

If you’ve been following along with this blog at all (and I know I haven’t been really good about updating it…) you know that in 2011 I decided to do #PayDayFriday in honor of my late grandmother. Now almost two … Continue reading

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Auntie Day Care

‘Twas the day before Thanksgiving and my dear nephew Brody didn’t have day care…Auntie Jill to the rescue! After starting off our day with PopTarts and warm chocolate (because Brody doesn’t like it hot), we started to clean up the … Continue reading

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Just Call Me Super Aunt!

Did you know July 24th is “Auntie Day?” It’s true! And as a self-declared “Super Aunt,” I decided to was time to share a little about why I absolutely love being an aunt. I take my role as an Aunt … Continue reading

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Getting my craft on!

Those of you who know me are familiar with my craft obsession–making cards, scrapbooks, unique gifts, etc. I’ve always loved giving handmade gifts and cards¬†more than something I thoughtlessly pick up off a shelf at Target (although I’ve been known … Continue reading

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#NOH8MN – My Turn

On May 21st, the Minnesota Legislature approved a measure that will put a constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage on the ballot in 2012.¬† That night I joined the #NOH8MN twitter campaign with thousands of Minnesotans–straight and gay–who are gravely … Continue reading

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