Category Archives: Life 101

Some photos from my trip to Ireland and Scotland

In April and May, my husband and I took an 18 day motor coach trip to Scotland and Ireland. We’re lazy travelers. We like going, but dislike planning, so an organized trip works well for us. A little something I … Continue reading

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Epic kitchen/cooking disasters….#KitchenAccidentsHappen

How do you make meatloaf and end up with tomato soup on the back of your head? My family meatloaf recipe calls for tomato soup. As I was emptying a family-sized can of tomato soup into a measuring cup, the … Continue reading

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What to watch for in 2019: an astronomer’s guide to the night sky

There’s a lot happening in the night sky if you know when to look! I ran across a great online astronomer’s guide that tells you what to look for and when. It gives the dates for lunar and solar eclipses, … Continue reading

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Meet “Bob” our new house boy…life with a robotic vacuum

My husband and I recently got a robotic vacuum, a Shark Ion 725. We got it primarily because we have dark hardwood floors, which show every single white speck, every grain of sugar, every piece of lint. I swear, you … Continue reading

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Reunited with my favorite film version of Cinderella…

I was a teenager in the 1970s when I caught “Three Wishes for Cinderella” (also called “Three Nuts for Cinderella”) on the CBS Children’s Film Festival hosted by Kukla, Fran, and Ollie (Fran was an actress, Kukla & Ollie were … Continue reading

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Wishing you a healthy, prosperous New Year

Happy New Year, everybody! Hope 2019 is good to you!

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#BestNine — Favorite Instagram photos of 2018

It’s interesting what people think is interesting. I went through my Instagram posts of 2018 and pulled my “best nine” posts of the year. My favorite photos, the ones I was excited to share, weren’t the ones that got the … Continue reading

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Hope your holiday is happy and bright!

Have a wonderful holiday!

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Practical, FUN gifts for authors…#writers #authors #HolidayGiftGuide

Writing isn’t for sissies. It’s hard. Hence, I’m always interested in ways to make it easier. Having a proper office equipped with tools conducive to writing can help. For the holidays this year, I’ve compiled a list of “must-have” products … Continue reading

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