Happy 2015


Did you have a nice near years? We had one of the best, in part because we took some time off and had a good old staycation.

Flying Pigs and Cool Art


A few weeks ago we decided to take advantage of the beautiful weather and take a drive. And we drove… and drove… and ended up in Door County.

Bookworm Gardens


We recently stumbled upon the most adorable little place called Bookworm Gardens. We got there really by accident, but when I saw it had book-related stuff plus the glass and metal garden work I love so much, I knew we had to make a stop.

Art Makes Me Happy


Ya’ll know I love art, but I’m not the only one. While sipping coffee from my brand new Kelly Rae Roberts cup I couldn’t help tweeting out how much I was loving that moment:

The Love Note Box


I’ve always wanted to do one of those jars where you write little notes about good things that happen to you here and there. You put your happy thoughts down on a small slip of paper, put them in a big jar, and read them one by one at the end of the year.

When Do You Start Feeling Old?


Midlife feels good, doesn’t it? Most of the time you’re not feeling old. Most of the time you wondered when you’re going to get to that age that your parents and grandparents were when you thought they were old.

Reinvesting In Your Writing Business

One of the things I haven’t always been good about is reinvesting in my freelance writing business. What I mean is, I’m really frugal. To the point where I hardly spend money on anything, let alone my business. (Being frugal helps when you’re a freelancer and your income is a bit up and down, by […]