Add All of Your Blog Posts to the February Open Thread

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more

Sign Up for February's NaBloPoMo

The theme for February is MAKE. ...more

Make Something New This February and Write About It

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month?  ...more

Add All of Your Blog Posts to January's Open Thread

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more

Sign Up for January's NaBloPoMo

The theme for January is HABIT. ...more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your February 2015 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
February 26 - Throwback Thursday: The Mixing ...more

Make Something With February's NaBloPoMo

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month? ...more
I like! But posting every day seems scarily overwhelming... but a challenge is a challenge!more

NaBloPoMo February 2015 Prompts

The theme for February's NaBloPoMo is MAKE. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in February -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. Writing prompts are posted at the beginning of the month so you can plan ahead, Monday to Friday. (Weekends are for free-writing!) ...more
Last Thanksgiving, a couple of health-minded friends invited me over to their kitchen to try to ...more

Homemade, handmade, hand-me-down

It is a statement that will send all 4 Phillips girls reeling!"I could totally MAKE that". Inside, aside from the first thought of, "well I just spent $$$$ on it so STFU", we are flashing back to a childhood full of homemade, handmade, hand-me-downs. ...more

Do We Really Want to Be a God-Fearing People?

I went to a wonderful event at The Collective last weekend - their Threshold Weekend with Peter Rollins....more

Make Me Over

Last night I had the pleasure of seeing one of my favorite films of all time on the big screen again -- The Big Chill....more

Are aliens really watching us?

The stunning moment when a purple-coloured alien-style 'aircraft' was seen hovering above locals in Lima, Peru was captured on film by a TV crew....more

The Other Day...

Help me MAKE it through this... please....more

Just How Often Should You Wash Your Hair?

Just How Often Should You Wash Your Hair?Last night was my monthly book club meeting with the ladies of Women, Words and Wine. While scouting out the delicious appetizers (and wine) before we got down to business, my friend Nancy complimented my hair. Since I have spent the last year growing out an ill-fitted pixie cut, I was very grateful for the compliment and said so. That is where I should have stopped. But no, I stupidly went on to admit that the last time I washed my hair was Saturday. It was Monday....more

On allergies. Do you hand-wash dishes or use a dishwasher?

Okay. This is a mundane subject, but we all need to wash dishes. Most, apart from the people who eat out or use takeaway containers, need to wash the dishes and cutlery we've eaten from....more

Lopsided

I am doing a few NaBloPoMo posts in effort to adhere to an editorial calendar so today's NaBloPoMo post is Tuesday, February 24, 2015Have you ever attempted to make your own clothes? Tell us about the results....more

Be careful what you publish on the internet.

An 82-year-old Chinese writer was removed from his home early one morning in mid-September. His supporters say they have not been able to pinpoint the precise reasons for his arrest. However, they have reason to believe it was the result of an online article in which he attacked one of the Communist Party’s seven most powerful leaders....more