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All About Annette..

My story:

"I'm gonna make it and make it online"

A statement I uttered several  years ago..  I found that the Internet was going to give me what my soul needed: freedom!  It is there that I took my passion, voice, heart and soul to a level I never would have imagined.  It is the Internet that gave me my dreams, goals, hope, and mission.  A voice.  My voice!  When you go through life with your back against the wall, and a host of rejection along the way, you find who you truly are, yourself and what you are made of.  I had to lose in order to find myself.  I did. My authentic self.
Where shall I begin...from the beginning

Being in the business of being a blogger has consistently been an incredible dream for me. No doubt it's not easy, but when I began several years ago to start one I knew I was onto something big! I coupled my educational degree which happens to be in management and marketing and I worked for a while as a business manager to get experience.
After the in…

Colorado shooting: Four police officers injured, one dead

Parts of Niagara Falls freeze

Shared shame

Teenage kicks

Trump's Russia inquiry 'started by Australian tip-off'

Call of Duty ‘swatting’ death explained

Parents prank daughter with joke Christmas present

What to watch

Eric Garner death: Activist daughter Erica dies aged 27

Deadly NYC fire: Footage shows devastation

Deadly 911 'swatting' call released

Busy year for storms

Mental health care a 'national problem' says sheriff

Milo Yiannopoulos slams editor over withering book notes

Five things we learned from Donald Trump's Christmas holiday

Avocado truck catches fire in Texas

Deadly NYC fire 'caused by child playing'

Goldman Sachs will lose billions short term on Trump tax reform

US says Romanians hacked Washington DC police cameras

Rose Marie: Dick Van Dyke Show star dies at 94

North Korea: South seizes ship amid row over illegal oil transfer

Russia inquiry: Trump believes he will be treated 'fairly'

Bronx fire: 'People were screaming'

North Korea: Trump accuses China of allowing oil transfers

Bronx fire: Casualties in New York apartment block blaze

Justine Damond: US prosecutor delays decision on charges

Path to legalisation

This cash-strapped school sends kids to Harvard

Japan's Softbank takes large stake in Uber

Flight to nowhere

Alabama certifies election despite last-ditch Roy Moore lawsuit

Tim Cook required to fly only by private jet

Brutal cold spell sets record lows across the US

Record cold temperatures on Mount Washington

Vanity Fair sorry for suggesting Hillary Clinton 'knit'

US missions in Turkey to resume full visa services after row

Milwaukee police rescue teens from burning car

Roy Moore files last-minute lawsuit challenging Alabama result

Miss America group asks former winners to help it reform after email scandal

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen make it to Japan - eventually

What are we going to do about Tyler?

Bishop of Liverpool criticises Christian Trump supporters

American Airlines sorry over basketball players theft claim

Unfair play

Adopted Canadian woman's search for birth family

US officer plunges into frozen pond to rescue boy

The White House's famous magnolia tree to be cut down

Corey Lewandowski accused of sexual assault by Joy Villa

Jerusalem: Israel plans 'Trump station' near Western Wall

Dogs play in snow-hit US city

Tesla's Elon Musk promises pick-up truck and new features

Barack Obama on how he felt after Trump's inauguration

Obama warns against 'irresponsible' social media use

Snow emergency in US town after huge storm

Pennsylvania woman gets $284bn electricity bill

Generational challenge

Manuel Burga: Peruvian ex-Fifa official cleared of corruption

White Christmas sweeps US states

Sea smoke phenomenon on Lake Superior, Minnesota

Justine Damond death: Police remove white nationalist memorial

Canada expels Venezuela diplomat in tit-for-tat move

Canadian Sound of Music star dies

Serena Williams to make comeback in Abu Dhabi after giving birth

Vice admits 'boy's club' culture fostered sexual harassment

Bruce McCandless's pioneering spacewalk 'quite comfortable'

Conductor Charles Dutoit denies 'forced physical contact' claims

Bruce McCandless, who made first untethered space flight, dies at 80

Miss America CEO suspended over 'inappropriate' leaked emails

Mysterious lights over LA baffle onlookers

Canine cannabis

California Thomas fire becomes largest in state's history

A town called Santa Claus

The science of slipping

San Francisco: Man arrested over Christmas terror plan

Trump's ambassador to Netherlands in 'fake news' blunder

Emails show Miss America CEO mocked and shamed contestants

Raccoon 'dragged US baby across room' in Philadelphia attack

Barry and Honey Sherman: Thousands mourn Canadian billionaires

US-Mexico border bridegroom smuggled heroin

US Congress averts federal government shutdown for another month

Auschwitz survivor Eva Schloss recorded in virtual reality

Opioid crisis linked to two-year drop in US life expectancy

Dick Enberg, award-winning US sports broadcaster, dies at 82

Eric Schmidt steps down as boss of Google owner

Should Americans say Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays?

Festive firearms

Slender Man stabbing: Girl gets 25 years in mental hospital

Father 'famous' for Christmas lights dies fixing display

Canada TV personality Steve Ecklund shoots cougar, sparking backlash

Jerusalem: UN resolution rejects Trump's declaration

Florida fraternity engaged in 'conspiracy' in student's death

Kaci Sullivan: 'I gave birth as both genders'

Memphis defies state ban to remove two Confederate statues

Khloe Kardashian confirms she is pregnant with her first child

Nelly accuser sues rapper for defamation

Apple's iPhones slowed to tackle ageing batteries

Mind of a killer

AT&T to pay $1,000 bonus due to tax cuts

Catt Sadler: US TV host quits over equal pay dispute

Trudeau's tropical vacation broke rules, says ethics czar

Jerusalem UN vote: Trump threatens US aid recipients

Virginia Democrat Shelly Simonds wins recount by one vote

Lady Gaga announces two-year Las Vegas residency

Republican tax bill is 'government for sale', say Democrats

US man sentenced for plot to behead right-wing blogger

Virginia Democrat Shelly Simonds 'takes seat by one vote'

Longest-frozen embryo born after 24 years

Canine killers

YouTube prankster admits killing boyfriend in stunt gone awry

US 'will be taking names' during UN vote on Jerusalem

US lifts ban on lethal virus experiments despite security risks

Elon Musk accidently tweets his private phone number

Disgraced US cardinal Bernard Law dies in Rome

Derailed US train lacked automatic safety system

Canada and US set up talks on North Korea for January

Inside 'the bunker'

US tax bill: The winners and losers

US tax bill: Winners and losers

Virginia woman mauled to death by her dogs, police say

Canada spends as much on marijuana as wine

What is in Republican tax plan?

Harvey Weinstein: Ex-assistant criticises gagging orders

Mexico bus crash: 11 tourists killed

Canada couple separated after 70 years due to lack of care facilities

US Green Party's Jill Stein targeted in Russia inquiry

Republican tax bill: House and Senate to hold final votes

Disney's President Donald Trump robot gets mocked

Sea of troubles

China condemns US 'Cold War mentality' on national security

Serena Williams asks fans for help over baby's teething

White House to 'temporarily' shut petition website

US sprinter's coach and agent probed