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Actors Portraying Characters

Once I wrap my head around a storyline, actors with clear-cut personalities make their way into my head. I see characters, as I think an actor would portray them, in my story, as though a movie is playing. For my … Continue reading

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A Balanced Working Parent, Ugh! – Giveaway!l

Being a mom is my most important job. Everything else and everyone else, comes second. I figure in about a decade I will have a life of my own, LOL! 🙂 Some days this clear-cut statement is harder to navigate … Continue reading

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Cooking and Writing – How Are They Alike?

The other day, a friend and I were discussing dinner. After I told her what I was preparing that night for dinner, she said, “You should think of writing a cookbook.” Well, I laughed. When people ask for a recipe, … Continue reading

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Counting Blessings

So. Thanksgiving flew around the corner this year! Now, Christmas Eve is upon us and Christmas is on Thursday. Wow! For the life of me, I’ll never know where this year went. But it did. Each month pushed in so … Continue reading

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Christmas on Main Street – Relaunch 2.0

This Tuesday, November 11th, we will be relaunching our Christmas on Main Street boxed set. This year we have added a new book, by Joan Reeves, an exceptional member of our group who was not able to participate last year. … Continue reading

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A Quiet Summer

Joan Reeves wrote about working in the garden during her long hot summers. I felt for her as I read how much she and her siblings missed out on summer-fun. Even with the small garden I planted this year, the … Continue reading

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Southern Potato Salad

Since I haven’t taken time to make the salad for a photo, I grabbed this photo from MorgueFile. As much as I love most types of food, I’m a Southern gal and partial to Southern food. We Southerners crave delicious … Continue reading

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