Christmas

Let’s Talk Cookies

on December 5, 2014

December is a busy, frantic, magical time, and I say we celebrate all of these things between now and the moment the big ball drops to drag us into a new year. We’re shopping and cooking and working and shoveling snow (in some places, thankfully not in my area.) And, of course, we’re partying. Everything… Read More


First Week At The New Job

on December 20, 2013

This is going to be one of those “What I’ve learned so far” posts. The first week into working from home and I’ve learned some hard lessons already. 1.) Working from home is just like working anywhere else. You start your day with a plan, then you get an email or phone call and that… Read More


Celebrate With A Book

on December 17, 2013

In three short days I will be taking part in what has become an annual event in the Richmond area. Celebrate With A Book brings local authors together to meet readers and share our stories. The book fair will be held at Regency Square Mall on Parham Road in Richmond. (Find us on the 1st… Read More


Music Monday – Tis The Season

on December 16, 2013

Today is my first real day as a self-employed person. As I write this Sunday night, I’m not sure how it’s going to go, but I do know I’ve spent the weekend fending off a weird silent panic. I know I’ll be fine, but you’d think taking complete control of your time would feel liberating…. Read More


Holiday Conundrum

on November 21, 2013

I am not a decorate early kind of person. In fact, I’m not much of a holiday decorator at all. My sister got that gene. She decorates for every holiday throughout the year, and does the most at Christmas time. In fact, if you’re in her house while she’s decorating and sit still too long,… Read More