Working a little magic on the blog… I’ve been on this platform for… umm.. hmm… more years than I care to count. And it’s gone through a few personality shifts over the years as my reasons and purpose for blogging have changed.
I’m not the type to air dirty laundry on social media. Nor do I often share tales of woe, or worry. I’m more the life chronicles and humorous rant type… Y’know… when things are done… and you can look back and laugh. Well, I’m not to laughing… yet. Life has gotten busy to the point […]
It’s been a challenging month. In the midst of the usual familial stuff, we’ve also been dealing with a major fracture among some of our closest friends. I’ve been fortunate to have plenty to distract me from over-thinking the whole mess – kids, home, family, etc. plus putting a lot of effort into PitchWars (a writing contest), […]
Baltimore doesn’t get tons of snow very often. In fact, this year, we had a very mild winter. That is, until this past weekend, when winter decided to arrive and make up for lost time by dumping 29 inches of powdery white stuff all over us. Still… it wasn’t that bad. We had a kitchen […]
yeah, this is what I do all day…
A very tired girl… It was a gorgeous day – perfect for being in costume at the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire… But really, after so many hours on my feet, I was ready to sit down! Highlights included the bawdiness of the Sultry Sirens of Sin (three cheers for sending the teenage children off to seek […]
When exploring Asian art with your teenager, you might want to be prepared to come around the corner and be faced with something like Kali and Shiva…
After a winter of record snow fall (Snowmaggedon anyone?) I confess I was looking forward to Spring. I also confess that it snuck up on me. Over the last month, as the weather has slowly warmed, things just started ever so slowly getting just a little bit more green, a little bit more life till […]
Um, yeah… That’s the view off the back deck…And no, the camera isn’t tilted, that’s just a hill. And nope, it’s not in B&W – it was just a gray day… The little black things at the bottom? Birds.
Oh, you’ve got to be kidding? I thought it wasn’t supposed to snow that much around here, huh? What the heck??!!?? We are now in our third big snow storm of the season. We’ve had little bits of snow here and there, a big storm one week before Christmas dumped 20″ on us. Last week’s […]