There was a time in my life (which, to be honest - sometimes feels like a different lifetime), when I watched a lot of TV. Really, it was entirely too much TV. But I digress... Anyway, during this time, I watched this one-off episode on NatGeo or the History Channel on parallel universes. And at the … Continue reading parallels
Today is National Happiness Happens Day As children, happiness comes easily - a funny sounding word, the sight of a puppy, or the first taste of candy. But as adults, happiness can be more illusive. We carve our lives into pieces, trying to determine if we have adequate amounts of happiness. We ask ourselves hundreds … Continue reading On happiness
She told me to try to frame it in terms of gratitude. What was I thankful for as a result? What wouldn't I have if not for it happening?
Since NaNoWriMo is around the corner, I've decided to compile a list of goodies for writers. Feel free to add any ideas in the comments, as I'm always looking for gift ideas for my writer friends (and, if I'm completely honest, for myself). 🙂 1. Tools - I know that most people do a majority of … Continue reading Sweet treats for writers
If I had a nickel for every time someone underestimated me, thought I was foolish, too nice, or stupid - I'd be a rich woman. But if I had a nickel for each time I thought that of myself, I'd be at least three times as rich... But why do I doubt? Many years ago, I … Continue reading I just can’t…
As I'm over 30 and have a job that requires me to sit on my growing posterior all day, I've decided to do that thing that most adults do over the course of their lives: DIET. <hiss, boo> That has to be my least favorite four-letter word. Which reminds me, why haven't they come up … Continue reading Urge Cookies and other weird food facts