Risk, and Why I am Saying YES to NaBloPoMo

“The person who risks nothing, does nothing, has nothing, is nothing, and becomes nothing. He may avoid suffering and sorrow, but he simply cannot learn and feel and change and grow and love and live.” -Leo F. Buscaglia Well, well, here is March, and the NaBloPoMo theme of Risk is simply irresistable.You are welcome for the earworm....more

Sunday Summary - New Tradition Edition

The new year has arrived, and with it a slightly tweaked Alphabet Salad "Sunday Summary" blogging tradition. In addition to posting my Photo A Day Challenge pictures (as I've been doing each week for the past couple of months), I'm going to expand my "Sunday Summary" post into a potpourri of random tidbits - happenings, interesting finds, other creativity challenges, and so on - from the previous week in my world. I hope you enjoy the new and improved format... and then take a minute to share in the comments what's been happening in your world! ...more

Why I Got Into Stand Up Comedy

Daily blogging challenges

NaBloPoMo November 2012 Prompt Friday, November 30, 2012: What has been the hardest part about blogging daily? This question is a double whammy for me, as I've been blogging daily not only throughout the month of November, but also for the entire year! And there are definitely some challenges to the practice. ...more

The Worst Trip

NaBloPoMo November 2012 Prompt Wednesday, November 28, 2012: Tell us about the worst trip you ever took. I can think of parts of a couple of trips I've taken that haven't been so wonderful... ...more

Language Lessons, Part 2

NaBloPoMo November 2012 Prompt Tuesday, November 27, 2012: If you could instantly know any language in the world, which one would it be? ...more

NoChocoForNaBlo (or why I failed NaBloPoMo)

I started writing this blog about having writer's block 4 days ago, with only the title written. Then lost my train of thought. This morning I realized that Evernote isn't even open on my desktop! That is the first time ever that's it's not been floating in the background waiting for tidbits from my soul.I blame the missing chocolate. ...more
@Cindyhuber I'm glad you understand! xomore

Getting Out of Neutral!

Oh, Lucy, I LOVE your kitchen! I like how high the ceilings are and love the color of your ...more

Inspirational Sunday #5

@Lucy's Reality Right!    :)more

Saturday Funnies LVIII

Just Gotta Laugh at our Silliness!...more
@HomeRearedChef We human beings are so full of contradictions,aren't we?more