Blogging Milestone: 100 Followers!

Huzzah!  Between WordPress® and email subscribers, I’ve reached 100 followers!  I’m so grateful to all of you for reading, following, liking, and commenting on my posts. I’d like to give special mention to Lisa, my dear friend, enthusiastic supporter, fellow travel lover, and very first follower, and to StoriLines, fellow blogger and my first WordPress® follower.  … Continue reading Blogging Milestone: 100 Followers!

Snow Day!!!

Hi.  I’m back and in a very good mood, putting out a blog post for a second consecutive day (a rarity for me).  What I didn’t mention in yesterday’s post about the impending frigid temps was that there was a lot of talk over the weekend about today being a snow day.  (For those of … Continue reading Snow Day!!!

Mice and Snakes

First, I have to thank fellow blogger, Sam, Living!, for inspiring this post with his own post featuring a venomous snake warning sign and the teaser, “Would you?”  I guess when you are located in Australia like he is, this is something you have to consider with slightly more regularity than I do, and for that … Continue reading Mice and Snakes

How blogging is like selling things at a craft fair

One of my hobbies is upcycling liquor, wine, and beer-related detritus into decorations and ornaments.  I sell these items at the occasional craft show, and at one such show recently, while suffering from Numb Butt Syndrome, it dawned on me how similar blogging is – beyond prolonged gluteal mashing – to sitting behind a table, … Continue reading How blogging is like selling things at a craft fair