It’s been six weeks since G and I started our diet. Six weeks of depriving ourselves of our normal foods, and six weeks to learn new eating habits. I think we’ve both done extremely well. There have been times where eating a donut would have been like sitting in heaven, but I never gave into … Read moreDiet: 6 weeks later
I’m not good with smilies, I only know how to get a few of the graphics to show up here, such as 😛 🙂 🙁 and 😀 What I want to know is…what is the code for all those other smilies I found in the folder? Can anyone share this information with me? Please.
After my marriage broke up, I suffered insomnia for about 18 months. I would lay staring at the ceiling for hours upon hours, every night, and would only manage to fall into a light slumber for about three hours. It was a terrible time, and I lost a lot of weight. That passed. I met … Read moreInsomnia
Yesterday, I reached out (on my message board) for help with my chapter book, Cat’s Eyes. I really wanted a couple of people to read the entire manuscript – approximately 25,000 words – and tell me if there were plot holes, and/or if I had realistic characters…and the response was staggering. Not only have several … Read moreA Helping Hand
In my previous post, I mentioned that Assassin’s Apprentice (The Farseer Trilogy, Book 1)> by Robin Hobb may fit into my top ten list of favourite books. This got me thinking about my favourite authors, which leads to the following question being asked: If you had to list your favourite top ten authors, who would … Read moreFavourite Authors
Last night, I finished reading Assassin’s Apprentice (The Farseer Trilogy, Book 1) by Robin Hobb. There were things I loved about this book, and things I hated. First, a short blurb on the storyline (so skip to the next paragraph if you haven’t read the book, and don’t want it spoilt). Fitz is a royal … Read moreAssassin’s Apprentice
Now that I can stop worrying about the comments catastrophe, I can move onto something more exciting – Valentine’s Day. What a scam! Are our feelings for our loved ones so shallow that we need a special day to remind us to say “I love you”? Are we so consumed with ourselves that we need … Read moreValentine’s Day
I’ve been slow in doing this, but I really should mention the new additions to our family. Firstly, G’s son and daughter-in-law had their second child on Friday 3rd February 2006 — just a few minutes after midnight. It was a beautiful little girl. And she really is beautiful – unlike most babies who are … Read moreAdditions to the Family