Category Archives: My Bloggy Empire

Love me?

Lord, I hope so… Because I poured my heart into a CD Review (and Giveaway!) of Johnny Flynn’s Been Listening over at The Music Mamas… and so far no one has commented. *sigh* If y’all could head over and take a look, and maybe give your two cents… it might help me not look so…

Of Elephants and Gut Checks.

I’ve been thinking alot about blogging. The concept itself is fascinating to me.  I see it as both a source of delight and of vexation.  A sweet blessing and an insidious evil.  A medium through which we can show the best of ourselves or the worst of ourselves…and parts of ourselves that we didn’t know…

Hey, October? You’re pissing me off already.

Sweet cheeses on toast – this month has NOT begun well. On Friday – October 1 – Liam came home from pre-school all excited because “Ant’ony frew up on the beanbag chair in the Reading Center!” I felt my heart sink. And sure enough, just as I feared, the dreaded stomach virus struck precisely at…

If your blog had a theme song

…what would it be? Not your LIFE – that’s different.  ( Although in the case of some folks, perhaps not.) But, those of us who blog tend to develop a certain voice, a certain tone to our writing, no? I think we do. Some do it consciously and others just fall into it, but it’s…