Hitting the ground running.

This week’s project: meal planning for the week. Most of you probably already have that whole cooking thing under your spiffy little utility belt, but I, I have just begun to learn the art of timing biscuits, a steak, and scalloped potatoes to all be ready to eat at the same time. When I first…

Uhoh…

So I’ve not been posting. What a surprise. Have I started at least two other blogs in the mean time? Of course. I think it’s just what I do. Some people breed dogs. Some people collect stamps. I go to different blog-hosting sites and sit for hours, trying to come up with the perfect blog…

If you can pronounce correctly every word in this poem, you will be speaking English better than 90% of the native English speakers in the world. (via SEXY)

Found this linked on a friend’s Facebook wall — if you’re a grammar/spelling nerd like I am (or if you’re a long-suffering friend of someone like me, who patiently listens as we triumphantly find typos in church bulletins, on chalkboards, on labels, in book dedications- and tell you ALL about them and why exactly they’re…

Reinspired…

I feel like I have secret life at Glen Eyrie Castle, in Colorado Springs. I attended a writer’s conference there last year and returned again this June. Tucked up against the mountains, the castle’s outer stone walls could blend in perfectly with the nearby towers of the Garden of the Gods. And the castle is…