Things That Could Quite Possibly (But More Than Likely Will Not) Change Your Life

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First of all, chew toys. Now granted, that was an odd way to start a blog post, but several of y'all asked about the magical chew toys that I mentioned yesterday, so I'm going to pass along that information before I forget. I'm not exactly sure … [Continue reading]


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I made myself stay away from the blog for most of last week because I was really trying to focus on the new book. Honestly, I'm glad I did because the new book and I bonded a little bit. We have a way to go still, but yay for (mostly) uninterrupted … [Continue reading]

To Rest Stop Or Not To Rest Stop?

We were coming home from the beach on Saturday when we crossed over Murder Creek, a part of our Birmingham -> Beach -> Birmingham route that always leaves me with a slight case of the shudders. Honestly, I don't know what it would hurt to change the … [Continue reading]

Some Thoughts About Crackers


I'm at the beach for a few days, trying to catch up on some writing, and I brought Hazel with me so that I'd have a little bit of company. What this means is that I've spent most of today looking at some variation of this - - which means that … [Continue reading]

Several Things That Make Me Laugh

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Okay. This will just be a quick list-o-goodies because I'd hate to break my recent streak of being in the bed by 10:00 - but all of these things have made me laugh in the last 24 hours. In fact, I may watch / read again before I go to bed just so I … [Continue reading]



I have decided that having a puppy is kind of like having a toddler. Granted, one is human and one is not, but they operate in pretty similar ways. They put everything in their mouths, they fight sleep, they cry (bark) until they wear themselves out, … [Continue reading]