In Other News….Writer’s Retreat Fun & More Story Ideas Than I Can Shake A Stick At

Hello all of you Lovely Internet Land Dwellers!  I hope this weekend finds you warm, happy, and healthy. So today I went to a Wonderful Day Away Writer's Retreat.  It was a Ton o' Fun! 🙂 I've been sick for a couple of days, but after taking a ton of chamomile and other various herbal … Continue reading In Other News….Writer’s Retreat Fun & More Story Ideas Than I Can Shake A Stick At

How to Write a Book and Influence Myself…

Hello all you Internetland Dwellers! I hope you had a lovely weekend and are getting a good start to your week. 🙂 We are under the Freeze ray around these parts, but it's warm Inside...so I guess That's the important thing. In Between Homeschool, the responsibilities of being a stay at home wife/mom, the social … Continue reading How to Write a Book and Influence Myself…

The Craft-day Countdown is done…

Well, it's officially over. 🙂 My first craft show is finished and under the bridge.  It was fun, painful, potentially embarrassing, exhausting, did I mention fun, and I learned a lot. 🙂 It's taken me over a week to recover from my escapade.  I finally caught up all my household chores...okay, as much as household … Continue reading The Craft-day Countdown is done…

Risky Business…

I'm a writer.  There, I said it....Good grief, why is that so hard to get out. Lols I've written a book and I've sent it out to my first level of official beta readers.....Risky business having other people look at your work. :/ For some people I know that doesn't seem like much of a … Continue reading Risky Business…

School, School, and More School…

Well, today Flew by! The Randomkid Oldest met for the final Literary Discussion Group of the year and his school career. 🙂 They read Scarlet Pimpernel. 😀 We watched the movie...the 1930's edition..not a lot of chests flashing across the screen...needed a G version. Lol The kiddos chowed down on popcorn and generally had a … Continue reading School, School, and More School…

Just Doin’ That Writin’ Thang…

I decided to drop in for a quick chittie-chat before I get back to writin-drawin-writin-sketchin-writin-paintin-writin-writin-writin. Lols 😉 I'm pushing to get my book completely typed out and into the hands of my Beta Readers by Friday...Ack!  😮 I'm sure I can do it...In between fitting in school, meeting my Lovely editor friend for lunch, grocery … Continue reading Just Doin’ That Writin’ Thang…

It’s that time of year again…

It's the time of year when my brain turns toward G-rowin' things! 😀 At my new house I need to do mostly container gardening so I'm starting early looking at books for In-spi-ration...said like Spongebob with Rainbows and hearts. Lol I've been going through my basement searching for my gardening books...I have books on container … Continue reading It’s that time of year again…

Oodles of Doodles…

Ohhhh my goodness!!! To Quote a friend.  😉 My lesson was soooo Awesome Sauce!!  😀 I had Such a wonderful time and learned Lots!  😮 I learned all about faces…Scary!  😮 😮 It's cool…. I got this. Whew!  😀 So, I will be drawing many, many faces from now until next Wednesday when I have … Continue reading Oodles of Doodles…

Books, Books, and More Books…

I loooove books.  My love for books has gotten me into trouble more than once with my hubby.  Not that he has anything against books, reading, gathering knowledge, etc.  It's just that I sort of collect books.  I enjoy books aaaand I'm a homeschooler...a very bad mix. With our access to curriculum sales, curriculum stores, … Continue reading Books, Books, and More Books…

Binge-……Reading

My Binge-ing issues have gotten wayyy out of control now. I was at the library today and for the third time in a week I've gone over my 100 book limit. Again, have I mentioned how rockin' the library is? Aaaaand have you hugged your local librarian yet? ...Super heroes of the book world, ya … Continue reading Binge-……Reading