Why Writers Do What They Do

Why on God’s green earth would anyone want to be a writer?  I’m sure there are people in the world who ask this question when they stumble across my blog and so many others out there.  I can’t tell you why others do what they do, but I can tell you why I write.  It’s …

The Real "Brainy Babe"

Some people blog openly, talking about the ins and outs of their daily lives with reckless abandon, writing about anything that strikes their fancy and to hell with the silly notion of privacy.  Others blog behind the protective veil of the Internet, hesitant to reveal anything that could connect them with the blog, securing their …

Book Review: 'Life from Scratch' by Melissa Ford

I can’t do a quick little 20 word review for this one, because it’s just too cute to fit into such a tiny little box.  If you’re a blogger and/or you like food (I happen to fall into both categories), then you’ll really like Life from Scratch by Melissa Ford. The main character, Rachel, is …

You have a blog

Um…is this a bad thing?  The other day, while checking out one of my favorite blogs, Cake Wrecks, I clicked on a link that took me here to find snarky, sassy, and sometimes just plain rude Valentine’s Day conversation hearts.  These are funny, people, but one of them (in the “Dumped Collection”) said “U have …