Category Archives: Life 101

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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Putting the BOO! into your #Halloween…#HalloweenDecorations

Halloween is great fun. There are so many ways to decorate inside and out. You can do a little or a lot. Scary or not. I’ve collected a few examples from my holiday decorating Pinterest board. A collection of pumpkins … Continue reading

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Just ducky! A serendipitous gift…

My husband surprised me with a gift—a glass duck because he said he knows I like ducks (I do.). I never mentioned it to him, but I’d been looking for a duck figurine for my office desk as a reminder … Continue reading

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A funny thing happened while trying to be serious…#humor

I think I have a good sense of humor. My humor is dry, occasionally a little silly. I find comedy in something I see or hear, in noticing the irony or coincidences. I wish I could be funny “on cue.” … Continue reading

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July: a month of milestones…

July has always been a busy month, but this year marks several major milestones: Today is 25th wedding anniversary! My stepdaughter is getting married on July 22 in Las Vegas. (Her fiance is 16 years older than her–only a year … Continue reading

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