It’s that time of year to celebrate the top 5 posts of 2017! Woot woot! 2017 was a strange year for me. Altogether I wrote 32 new posts during the year along with several flashback posts. I took a break during the summer to process and focus on Nana’s Sweatshoppe and then again in November/December during my move. And yet,… Read More
Ever wonder if you leave a mark? Has anything you have done, said, experienced mattered to anyone but you? Are you noticed? Remembered? Are you impacting anyone? These questions are ones that Britt-Marie contemplates and ultimately answers in Fredrik Backman’s novel Britt-Marie Was Here.
This post first appeared a year ago. Funny how things apply over and over again in our lives. On the heels of our move to the St. Louis area and seeking new friendships, it seems so appropriate to share again. Please! Be nice to the new girl! It might be me 🙂
People often wonder and ask me what it’s like, moving across the country, leaving my friends and family behind, leaving my Funny Little House, and so on. The truth is, there isn’t really a trick to it. You just go. You just pack up your stuff – it truly is just stuff. And you leave your favorite Funny Little House –… Read More
Toe Pick! What does the phrase ‘Toe Pick’ bring to mind? According to D.B. Sweeney, people are constantly saying these words to him, even 25 years after the classic movie, The Cutting Edge.
Welcome to Flashback Friday! This post first appeared November of 2016. Enjoy! How much should you tip your server? What if they are stellar? What if they are terrible? What if they are just OK? What 7 things should you consider when tipping your server?