Family Birthday

Family Birthday

Hubby’s birthday is today but we celebrated last night. So thankful for family time. So nice to have all the kids home to honor their dad. I am very blessed.

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Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday

peter+boysHubby’s been gone for three weeks of Army/annual training. I pick him up this morning. Three weeks isn’t long compared to other times he’s been gone–but I still keep thinking of his other homecomings. This first photo was taken in 1991 when he came home from Germany where he served during Desert Storm. Our boys were four and ten months at the time.

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Writerly Wednesday

Writerly Wednesday

Occasional advice on the writing life…

My post is a little ironic today because it’s late. Way late. I’d intended to get it up this morning. And it’s about being disciplined and timely.

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my to-read list

my to-read list

I just updated my “to-read” list with the 2013 Christy nominees. Check out the detailed list here. So many books, so little time… Thankfully, I get to count reading time as work time. That really makes me smile!

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a simple recipe

a simple recipe

occasional posts of recipes that will always be easier than pie…

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