Sensible or Fun? #ifIwonthelottery #MFRWautor #romance

Welcome to Week 12 of the MFRW 52-week challenge. This week the the topic is what would you do “If you won the $10,000 lottery.” This is not as easy a question as it seems. Yes, it is a lot of money but then again it…

Happy Spring #decluttering #springfever #awriterslife

It is finally spring. Here we will still have cool days but some in the 50 and 60. The fruit trees are already budding. I have spring fever already and am getting my house decluttered and rooms organized. My hubby made me some shelves in…

Waste Not Want Not #scraps #frugal #reusablerefuse #awriterslife

In these days of a bad economy, tight budgets, more families having to live together or help each other, jobs cutting hours or not giving full time, we all have to stretch what money you have. If you have a big family and have to…

Writing With a Partner @DeeSKnight #collaboration #teamwork #awriterslife

I’ve been writing fiction for a few years now. For the most part, I’ve found the process to be a solitary activity. My day often runs something like this: I sit at the computer, I type a few lines. I check e-mail (“Oh, look! I…

Happy Birthday Grandies #family #celebrations #cutepics

This week Menu Planning Monday is pre-empted by birthday fun. I have still been sick and I haven’t been cooking a lot of home-cooked meals. Hubby has been helping out some with that. (Thank you eggs, and canned soups, and chili). Last Monday was Grandie…