TV & Film, Uncategorized

A Black & White Valentine’s

It’s almost that time of year again . . . you all know what I’m talking about, so I won’t bother to elaborate . . . except to say that for all of those searching and hankering for a good movie to watch on Valentine’s Day, you’ve come to the right place!   As many of you know, romance isn’t…

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Uncategorized, Voice, Writing

Book Release and VlCoPro, (Vlog/Cover/Promo)

      The Reluctant Godfather is LIVE on Amazon! A lot of crazy, mixed up feelings right now.  I’ve been dreaming about this moment for something like fifteen years….now that it’s finally here, I feel a little dazed! In honor this special occasion, I put together the video below, with the plan of uploading it to Youtube.  For some peculiar…

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Lifestyle, Uncategorized

January In A Nutshell

       Ah, January – I had so many grand plans for you!  What a beautiful, lovely, schedule I had worked up!  I was raring to go, and then – of course – the unexpected happened, and life threw an obstacle my way.      I got sick…for the first week and a half of January I did little else but…

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Lifestyle, Uncategorized

My Favorite Reads of January

       Due to an unforeseen sickness, I read a LOT more than I usually do in a single month.  Admittedly, I read a lot of short stories and children’s books, but I NEARLY read a book for every day of the month! I wish that I could do this EVERY month; but I can’t.   My writing and the rest…

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Lifestyle, Uncategorized

Tag – You’re It!

       Thank you Shantelle Hannu – I was at my wits end trying to find inspiration for a new post, not to mention I was struggling with finding the time to write one. But thanks to Shantelle’s post ‘The Ten Random Questions Tag‘ in which she graciously extended the tag invitation to anyone that read her post, I was…

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Food, Uncategorized

A Taste of Africa

            What gets you started in the morning?  Most of us would probably say a big cup of coffee (or as my sister calls it—starter fluid). Regrettably, I cannot often say I start my morning with coffee.  While I love a good frappe or latte, I cannot tolerate a lot of milk – any kind of milk – so my…

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TV & Film, Uncategorized

Thrills and Chills

       I don’t know about you guys, but January can be a little ‘blah’ for me.  The holidays are over, it’s back to the old grindstone, and the weather is dreary and cold. Because of this, I like to do something special and out of the ordinary in January.  Organize a family outing, read a new book…  But usually…

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Uncategorized, Voice

Hear me sing ‘It’s A Marshmallow World’…even though I don’t even like marshmallows.

       Yup, it’s true.  I do not like marshmallows, I never did.  In the rare occasions that we would have cook outs I would eat a couple for solidarity’s sake.  I’m not saying I absolutely loath them…but I’m indifferent to them and do not actively seek out this tasting experience. However…I do like this song.  For years I would…

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Lifestyle, Uncategorized

December In A Nutshell

I can’t believe December is over already….  A lot has happened for me in the last 31 days…allow me to recap… 1.   At the very last minute, my family decided to take a vacation.  Yup, we like to do these things by the seat of our pants.  Now that we’re a family of adults, we have found that what we…

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