The Terror of a Plushie

No black cats were harmed in the making if today’s post. In fact, no black cats were used at all. But a plushie was. Strategically placed to bring on the heebie-jeebies, right when I was set to leave for work. ‘Cuz that’s what you need in the morning, right? A scare to go with your caffeine? Read all about it in today’s post, “The Terror of a Plushie,” on

The Wheel Keeps On Turning

You have loads of free time coming up and think you’ll get a lot accomplished. But what if you work your tail off and don’t reach your goals? This was how my long weekend went, but I was able to pick up the pieces and imitate my kitties: sometimes you just need to stop and take a breather. Read all about it in today’s post, “The Wheel Keeps On Turning,” on

Holiday Shenanigans for Christmas 2021

Christmas is my husband’s favorite holiday, and to prove it’s the best…well, I guess you’ll just have to read today’s post to see what shenanigans he dragged me into this time. I can tell you it’s funny, and it did brighten my day even though I didn’t appreciate it at first. Read about it here, “Holiday Shenanigans for Christmas 2021,” on

Washed Up Speakers and Thanksgiving

Doubt kills a lot of dreams, especially when you feel like you don’t have anything left to give anymore like you’re all washed up. This post is about second chances, like the decades-old speakers my husband and I pulled out of storage and put back to work. You never know when your skillset will be needed, or when the new skills you learn along the way will lead you to a second chance. Read more about it on “Washed Up Speakers and Thanksgiving,” on

Chalk Body Outlines

A lot of interesting things has happened over this year—some good, some bad. It’s important to remember the memories of good times this year and in the past, and use them to look forward to a hopefully better year.
Whether you celebrate the holidays this year with family, friends, cats, dogs, guinea pigs, or all of the above, I wish you the warmest happy holidays and a great respite from everything that has taken shape around us.
Because you are worth it—trust me.