Monthly Archives: March 2013

Spring Break! Woo Hoo!

My kids’ spring break has started, so I’m going to do limited (or no) posting in the next week, unless something exciting comes along. I may take the moment to finally start tweeting, as I might be out and about … Continue reading

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I get so emotional baby….

Ahh, anyone alive in the 80s remembers Whitney Houston’s pop tune, So Emotional. Well, apparently, it wasn’t just Whitney. All of  America’s books post 1960 are that way. Saw an article  saying that US books published after 1960 use a … Continue reading

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The Big Melt

Almost all of yesterday’s snow is gone. 🙁  I enjoyed the winter wonderland while it lasted. And I found that the best time to go shopping is during a snow. People in the DC area don’t like going out in … Continue reading

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Snow Day!

I didn’t follow the forecast at all over the weekend, so I was quite surprised when my husband woke me up and said the kids were in a two-hour delay because of snow. When I looked out the window, huge, … Continue reading

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Awesome Day to Talk Like Shatner!

As I drove my kids to school this morning, I heard on the radio that today is Talk Like William Shatner day. How awesome is that? I love Shatner. Or, perhaps more precisely, I love James Tiberius Kirk (in all … Continue reading

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Distractions

This is one of those weeks when I’ve got distractions. I’m actually in charge of my Moms’ group newsletter. It only comes out every other month, so it’s not terribly hard to do. But, it means I’ve got to work … Continue reading

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When editing feels like starting from scratch…

Sometimes, the hardest parts to edit are the ones you rushed through in the writing. The ones where you just weren’t feeling it, but wrote anyway, knowing it was bad. I’ve hit a section like that, and it’s just grueling … Continue reading

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Good start to the week!

Hope you all had a great weekend. Mine was pretty uneventful. Though, we did cut my son’s hair. It’s curly, but he hates combing it, so at some point, it just has to be cut. My husband wanted to go … Continue reading

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Slow day

Doing some editing today. Finished about one chapter. It’s slow going, for some reason today. Will have to hunker down this weekend and catch up. And I have book club with my friends tonight. So, that means a late night, … Continue reading

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GI Joe — Fun Movie!

Today, even though I have some edits to my book I need to do, I sort of blew things off and decided to see an advanced screening of the movie GI JOE: Retaliation. It stars Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson, Bruce … Continue reading

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