Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

Ruffles and Grace Blog Party – Bookerly Fun – My Top 12 Summer Reads

  ‘HUMS TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX THEME’ I am very privileged to be apart of a blog tour – not just any blog tour – the blog tour of my lovely friend, Victoria Lynn for her lovely blog, Ruffles and Grace – which is now celebrating reaching over 200 subscribers!!  Congratulations, Victoria!!  ‘blows kiss’ And now – onto Bookerly Fun!  A…

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Writing

Writing News & Questions For Both Of Us

Writing News Tidbits The good news is; I’ve reached over 20,000 words on my work in progress, The Frog Prince, Tales of Ambia Book 2. And here’s the bad news. The Reluctant Godfather was between 24 and 25 thousands word so you’re probably thinking:  “Oh, she’s almost half way done.” Breaking News:  Nope.  The Frog Prince is going to be…

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

July In A Nutshell

July.  You’re a sneaky one, oh you merciless July – you missed me by a hair – but close only counts in horse shoes and hand grenades.  I survived. Though I must admit I’m feeling the affects. July turned out to be one of the busiest, most disruptive months of the year with big changes at work and our home. …

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Food, Uncategorized

What I’m Eating This Summer

7 Summer Eats Yes, because food is important and tastes are somehow heightened in summer.  (actually food tastes good to me all the time – and now I’m hungry)  Or rather, some things just seem special in the summer.  Like . . . ice cream! 1. Black Raspberry Chocolate Chip Milkshake. Guys, if you can’t buy this, make it at…

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Food, Uncategorized

Try The World Vlog

Hello travelers!  I recently signed up for three months of Try The World’s monthly subscription box to bring a little of the international to my home.  I hope you enjoy the mini adventure; I wasn’t quite prepared for a vlog (felt half alive on this particular day) but that is part of what makes these things an adventure, right?  🙂 …

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Uncategorized, Writing

Word Prompt – 01

Introducing Allison’s Well First Word Prompt! Just a quick shout out to my Victoria at Ruffles and Grace – because she is the only blogger I have seen who posts word prompts on her blog.  ‘bows to the lovely Victoria’   And now – onto the prompt.              He peered up at the gate.  It had been years since…

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Ramblings and Ruminations

The Truth About Bartholomew

    Some of you may know that I really loved a recent movie called Risen. One thing I noticed while looking at reviews, was that Christians were consistently insulted over the portrayal of Bartholomew, believing that the filmmakers were trying to mock Christians and even worse, perceiving his character as a fool.   So I decided to write this…

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