2018 is going to be the year of “measurable progress.” What does that mean? Do I even know? Keep reading. Assigning an intention for the new year is a trend I’ve watched my friends and acquaintances participate in over the past couple of years. Like the yoga practice this trend emulates, these intentions usually center […]
I’ve had a lot to be grateful for this year. And I’m especially grateful for my blog readers. For my American readers, I hope that you have a wonderful Thanksgiving!
Oh my friends … yes, the official advent of fall is still a couple weeks away, but the weather has a delicious chill in it that makes me a proud owner of a down comforter. Pumpkin Spice Lattes are back at Starbucks. And my penchant for eating soup at any possible opportunity doesn’t seem so […]
Things I learned this weekend: Driving through the state of Illinois is a long, long, LOOOOOONG process. Mystery author J.A. Jance is one of the most gracious human beings on the planet. There are a lot of wonderful, gracious people on this planet. I am a dork when it comes to public speaking situations where […]
HA! I am so sorry that I’ve been MIA on my blog lately. Maybe I need to know and plan on a summer hiatus in future years. Maybe I need to be less lazy at curating my “Friday Fares.” Or maybe I just need to leave you with a big pile of kittens: Stay tuned […]
More from my unmanageable stack of books! Here’s some of the books that are on my To Be Read (TBR) pile: When Beauty Tamed the Beast – Eloisa James. I’m a sucker for a couple things in my choice of books: Snappy book titles and plays on fairy tales. And yes, sometimes if there’s a […]
Man … it’s been awhile since I’ve written a post for Monday Mayhem. Which basically translates to “I didn’t have time to write a post for Friday Fare, so I’ll play some catch up.” A couple things I read this past week that I really enjoyed: Nick Cave. His music is haunting. His presence … […]