Anxiety, Blogging, Holidays

What a Year

That’s the understatement of the century. Normally, bloggers like to make an end of the year wrap-up to review what took place over the previous 12 months. Do YOU want to discuss it?    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9bxHt7yDMo   Even though it was a tough year, there were some milestones reached in my world. I turned 50 in… Continue reading What a Year

Favorite Things, Friends, Humor, Life

Blogs That Are Getting Me Through the Pandemic

A long while ago, there was a nasty rumor that the term "blogger" was associated with something not fantastic and that used to bother me. So much so at one point, I took the word "blogger" out of my LinkedIn profile and changed it to "writer" because I went along with the sheep so it… Continue reading Blogs That Are Getting Me Through the Pandemic

Blogging, Humor, Life

It’s My Ten-Year Blogging Anniversary and I Can’t Eat Cake

Long story about the cake to come later.  This upcoming Sunday marks ten years since I first started this blog. A decade ago, I sat down in our then-basement "office" and began a blog on our old desktop computer. I say "office" because it was really the only space in the basement that wasn't covered… Continue reading It’s My Ten-Year Blogging Anniversary and I Can’t Eat Cake

Blogging, Favorite Things, Humor, Life, Nonsense

50 Questions-One for Each Year of My Life

My friend Erika wrote a post last year, "Nifty Fifty Survey" which lists 50 questions and answers. I love posts like these, selfishly to write and less to read. Like, I want to know probably 20 things about you but after that, I'm not really listening anymore and I know you are probably like that… Continue reading 50 Questions-One for Each Year of My Life

Blogging, Humor, Life, Nonsense

Five Weird Things I Like

So in keeping with one of my promises for this "new" blog, I am doing more prompts, nonsensical writing, nothing of substance.Essentially, writing I am pretty good at.  Not sure if this is a good thing for you but for me, it is kind of nice. Less expectation, less pressure, more time to write about… Continue reading Five Weird Things I Like