And the Word of My Year is …

tut golden door eagle January 31, 2016

So perhaps you’ve noticed I’ve been MIA on the blog for a bit. It’s been a perfect storm of family visiting and holidays, and my hosting service having trouble keeping my site online during the highest traffic times of the year. Oh, and I started a job. Yes, an office job where I work 40 […]

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tea January 9, 2016

This started as a way for me to share my writing — I often publish on other blogs. But it’s also turned into a place for me to share the best of what I’ve read and seen this week. I figured I better hook you up with this list on the weekend, so you can […]

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What Alcohol Does to Your Brain

brain connections alcohol January 5, 2016

When Pete contacted me about writing a post on how alcohol affects the brain, I thought it would really complement my timeline about what happens to our bodies when we quit drinking. Some food for thought, folks. Alcohol is the “most commonly used addictive substance in the U.S.,” according to the National Council on Alcoholism […]

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1000 Days Without Booze: A Case for Counting Days

celbrate December 22, 2015

Saturday marked my 1000th day as a non-drinker. A teetotaler, I guess folks like me are sometimes called. I hadn’t really thought too much about how many days it had been since I quit drinking until I saw a few other bloggers (Amy at Soberbia is one of my favs) mark their 1000th day. That got me thinking, […]

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coffee after shower December 19, 2015

This started as a way for me to share my writing — I often publish on other blogs. But it’s also turned into a place for me to share the best of what I’ve read and seen this week. I figured I’ll keep hooking you up with this list on the weekend, so you can […]

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6 Tips for Folks with Loved Ones Living Abroad

bachleboot December 15, 2015

Before I left for Germany, a few people were concerned that we would no longer be close. Or that we’d lose touch completely. I assured them that wouldn’t happen. How could I be so sure? Because I was once on the other side of this exchange. Actually a few times. My sister lived overseas for […]

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coffee weekend December 12, 2015

This started as a way for me to share my writing — I often publish on other blogs. But it’s also turned into a place for me to share the best of what I’ve read and seen this week. I figured I better hook you up with this list on the weekend, so you can […]

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Felines and Filthy Evil

siamese kitty December 8, 2015

At our writers group we were given three sentences or phrases and were told to incorporate them into a story. They were pretty random and you can see more here. This is what came out of that exercise. I haven’t had much going on lately but that isn’t important (to you). Your story holds court in […]

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coffee cookie weekend December 5, 2015

This started as a way for me to share my writing — I often publish on other blogs. But it’s also turned into a place for me to share the best of what I’ve read and seen this week. I figured I better hook you up with this list on the weekend, so you can […]

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The Hard Copy of My Book is Available!

good self help book December 1, 2015

As much as I love me some technology, when it comes to reading (newspapers, books, cereal boxes) I am totally old school. That’s why when I wrote my book, it was super important to me that I be able to hold it in my hot little hands. Imagine my delight when I got my first […]

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feeling alive November 28, 2015

Happy Thanksgiving to my American friends! I’m cooking turkey and hosting a giant potluck today, so I wrote this early 🙂 This started as a way for me to share my writing — I often publish on other blogs. But it’s also turned into a place for me to share the best of what I’ve […]

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