Kevin Parish at What Words May Come gifted me The Sunshine Blogger Award. Thanks, Kevin! Here are Kevin’s questions: What verbal graffiti do you use too much? (Examples: Like…Well anyway… I know, right… Huh… Umm…) Ummm… Huh… I don’t really know. I do know that I have detested “I know; right” since it first cropped up, so … Continue reading Sunshine, Lollipops, and Blogger ‘Awards’
This is it: my official post marking my break from blogging for a while. I couldn’t even officially officialize the break back when I said I would, which might clue my loyal readers in to the extent of my attention, energy, and current workload. Speaking of: •#6 Pregnancy is going well. We’ve double-checked, and this … Continue reading Blogging Break. Oh, Baby.
My newly-discovered friend and excellent poet, Hobbo, nominated me for a Mystery Award awhile back. Here are the questions I am to answer (and my answers): How did you get into blogging? -Once upon a midnight dreary as I sat with eyes all bleary, trying to make Facebook full of my reposted lore, a friend … Continue reading Mystery Blogger Award: Hobbo Edition
Chuckie Bob had one desire:To see his name in print;For tightrope walking on a wire,A public office stint,Pulling babies from a fire,Or earning quite a mint. Unfortunate for Chuckie Bob:When made by Mom and Dad,They weren’t too worried ’bout their jobAnd skimped on brains a tad-Whilst also being somewhat slobsAnd calling thinking, “Bad.” Still, decided … Continue reading Chuckie Bob & His Award
Last year, my life situation looked a little different. Well, because of COVID-19, it coincidentally looked much the same. I’d not been feeling well last Aprilish. After suddenly craving a specific Mexican food item on a Sunday evening, I thought, Oh no; it can’t be THAT. Several insistent phone calls the next day led to … Continue reading Boring News Stuff Regarding This Olde Blog
My friend, Matt Snyder, tagged me for a Sunshine Blogger Award way back when I dropped the ball and haven’t landed a successful down since… Anyway, here are his questions and my answers: What is funny enough to make you laugh so hard to tears? I will laugh to tears at unexpected, humorous dialogue in … Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award, Encore
Mathew of Blog of the Wolf Boy let me know he’d tagged me in a Liebster Award. He mentioned interesting questions, so I had to check it out…. So, here’re eleven facts about myself: female, tall, brunette, literate, sarcastic, alive, tired, hungry, creative, analytical, intelligent. Mathew’s (interesting) questions with my responses: What number can you … Continue reading Another Liebster Thingie
I realized that somewhere near …July June 25 I became lost in life and was not able to keep up with my regular blog reading. Instead of conceding defeat, I kept telling myself I would catch up. The same happened with writing my own posts. In fact; the same happened with the housework, meal plans, summer … Continue reading Summer Days Ain’t Lazy at All
I’d like to interrupt everyone’s regularly-scheduled program to acknowledge my blog’s second birthday. It’s growing up so fast! Two years ago; I timidly typed, edited, edited, edited, edited, and edited my first blog post. The idea behind it came from a dream. I stressed so much about what people would think and how many awards … Continue reading Happy Second Blogiversary!
Great news! I won second place for the poem I submitted to the Annual Bloggers Bash! …I’m a bit miffed that “Silent but Tardy” wasn’t a contender, but totally stoked that I actually won something! I’ve included the winning entry below, which I submitted from my motherhood site. Five More Minutes Five more minutes … Continue reading I Actually Won Something