I finally saw the movie....more

Halloween Costume

I love this idea for a DIY Halloween Costume from the Martha Stewart website. Become a...more


This is why blogging is a challenge for me. A fellow blogger wrote the paragraph below about something that happened to her recently: It’s ironic that the last time I wrote it was about being the necessity of being repeatedly broken, and two days later I’d find myself in A&E (the ER) after falling about ten feet onto cold, hard concrete, shattering my arm in three places. I’ve never broken a major bone before, let alone into three pieces, and the agony was… relentless ....more

When I Fall In Love

When I fall in love it will be forever Or I’ll never fall in love In a restless world like this is Love is ended before it’s begun And too many moonlight kisses Seem to cool in the warmth of the sun When I give my heart it will be completely Or I’ll never give my heart And the moment I can feel that you feel that way too Is when I fall in love with you. And the moment I can feel that you feel that way too Is when I fall in love with you. -thotlady P.S. I love this song, especially the melody played by a talented jazz musician like Ben Webster ...more

Paleo II

Well, I did try my hand at two of the recipes in my previous post....more


Have you heard of this? I am starting a new eating plan....more

A new shopping site

I have been trolling around the internet lately and have come across a new shopping site…Ruche....more


It has finally cooled off a little here in Virginia....more


We have reached June.  The weather knows it.  Very hot and humid as is customary here in Virginia.  I experienced humid weather when I lived in Wisconsin, but usually not until August.  Here it starts in the spring and doesn’t let up until the Fall.  Into October most years, if you can believe that. My MIL and FIL are visiting from Seattle for a month.  They split their time between us and Bogie’s brother’s family in Maryland.  We do not ...more

Good Friday

Well, I am at work and the boss is away for the morning so I am goofing off a bit. Bogey went to church last night.  I stayed home.  I have been bad in that department lately.  I am training for a 10K walk on Sunday mornings, so I have been missing church these past few weeks ....more