December Movie Extravaganza! 10 New Releases I Need To See This Month

Moviegoers can think of December as an Advent calendar dispensing tickets to some of the best movies of the year. The film industry packs the month with Oscar contenders and big screen must-sees right when some of us need a little escape from Christmas, right this very minute. Bored of shopping, partied out, want a break from family obligations, feeling winter sadness pulling you down? Hollywood's got your back. Have extra time to yourself, or with extended family, or while others celebrate a holiday that is not your own? A bounty of new releases await. ...more
Some great movies.  Wish I lived where they showed more of them.  Especially wanted to see Wild. ... more

Three years ago today, November 24, 2011, I joined BlogHer. It changed my life forever and I have never looked back. Thank you, BlogHer. :)

Three years ago today, November 24, 2011, I joined BlogHer. It changed my life forever and I have never looked back. Thank you, BlogHer. :) ...more
Happy BlogHer Anniversary! more

Tangled Tuesday No. 29 - http://www.alphabetsalad.com/tangled-tuesday-29-100-happy-days-day-67/

Tangled Tuesday No. 29 - http://www.alphabetsalad.com/tangled-tuesday-29-100-happy-days-day-67/ ...more
Love your new holly & snowflake piece.  Looks like a lot of work there!   Fabulous as a ... more

My 1,000th post! http://www.alphabetsalad.com/100-happy-days-day-48/

My 1,000th post! http://www.alphabetsalad.com/100-happy-days-day-48/ ...more
SunbonnetSmart.com Laurel Regan What Robin said! more

My 1,000th post! http://www.alphabetsalad.com/100-happy-days-day-48/

My 1,000th post! http://www.alphabetsalad.com/100-happy-days-day-48/ ...more
Wow!!!  I knew you were prolific, but 1,000!?!    Huge CONGRATS! more

pumpkin chocolate chip cookie recipe posted! http://www.gofashiondeals.com/fall-favorite-pumpkin-chocolate-chip-cookies/

pumpkin chocolate chip cookie recipe posted! http://www.gofashiondeals.com/fall-favorite-pumpkin-chocolate-chip-cookies/ ...more
Sounds delicious! more

Is there going to be a #BlogHer15, or is the upcoming BlogHer Pro it?

Is there going to be a #BlogHer15, or is the upcoming BlogHer Pro it? ...more
Yeah Laurel, I've been wondering the same thing.  Just haven't been around enough to ask... more

Good morning Chatteworld! I've missed you all. xo

Good morning Chatteworld! I've missed you all. xo ...more
Howdy stranger! more

Learning to Draw A Story: My New Hobby

The words don't come anymore. They haven't, not for awhile now.I guess, to be honest, that isn't entirely true.The words DO come, but mostly in fragments.They hold hands, in some shy, chaste form of courting.But, they refuse to consummate their union.There's no mating, no creating of more words. No birth of a post.Wow, see what I did there? I just totally sexed up sentence forming.I'm sure this is a sign that I should totally stop writing, like, RIGHT. NOW.But, I never was one to take a hint.So.......more
btw - I always thought of the mermaid as an Octomaid - is it half octopus? more

Learning to Draw A Story: My New Hobby

The words don't come anymore. They haven't, not for awhile now.I guess, to be honest, that isn't entirely true.The words DO come, but mostly in fragments.They hold hands, in some shy, chaste form of courting.But, they refuse to consummate their union.There's no mating, no creating of more words. No birth of a post.Wow, see what I did there? I just totally sexed up sentence forming.I'm sure this is a sign that I should totally stop writing, like, RIGHT. NOW.But, I never was one to take a hint.So.......more
Love your drawings!  Love your writings!  Love that you are doing both right now, even though ... more