what’s in a name?
If you had to change your name, what would your new name be? “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” – as penned by William Shakespeare in the famous tragedy of Romeo and Juliet. In the play, this is Juliet’s way of saying a… Read more
not about the chocolate
Describe your dream chocolate bar. So, this will be brief. I’m not a big chocolate fan. I’ve even made the statement that I don’t like chocolate. But that’s not actually true. It’s just not ever “the thing I want” when I’m feeling hungry/hangry/snacky/munchy. Now, add some chocolate to peanuts or peanut butter, and that’s something… Read more
what are you looking at?
My little froggy friend made another appearance today. I had to post it. Read more
Memoir Writing: Understanding the Why
This is an excellent post by blogger and author, Wynne Leon. I’m captivated by it! A quote I feel deeply within myself, as a son and a dad, is this: “…we all navigate a path in our parents’ shadow” This one is worth reading, sharing, and discussing! In the summer of 2015, I was pregnant… Read more
The Poky Little Puppy
Do you remember your favorite book from childhood? Absolutely! I loved reading as a child. And as a preteen, I would read ten books each week during the summer. I’m pretty sure I read every single Hardy Boys mystery, every Nancy Drew story, all the Sherlock Holmes books, and a whole lot of other books… Read more
no more wordpress emails!
A while back, I wrote this post / plea, hoping someone could help me figure out how to turn off all the wordpress email notifications received every time someone comments, likes, or subscribes. From the responses I received, it seems I was not the only person befuddled by this. Well, guess what!! I figured it… Read more