Post-Card Challenge, Part 2: From Me to Yinz

I wanted to post a few of the cards I received since putting out the post-card challenge a week or so ago. I’m also going to post the card that inspired the post itself.  I would love to hear from any of you who sent a letter or postcard to someone other than me. I’m … More Post-Card Challenge, Part 2: From Me to Yinz

Beauty, Guilt and a Makeover: Day, Evening…Porn? Just What Needs Made Over?

Last weekend I went to Sephora for a makeover. I thought it would be a fun blog and they were great to let my nephew (who I tortured into coming with me) take photos of the process. I told them I wanted (a) a day look; (b) an evening look; and (c) a porn look. … More Beauty, Guilt and a Makeover: Day, Evening…Porn? Just What Needs Made Over?

Bee’s Knees and…Gnat Testicles?: Coshocton River Walk, Part 2

I get it. I get it! “The bee’s knees!”  As I was taking close-up photographs with my camera phone on a morning river walk in Coshocton, Ohio, I was mesmerized by the fluffy yellow leg warmers a particular honeybee had accumulated on his many treks over the aster flowers. I was so full of love … More Bee’s Knees and…Gnat Testicles?: Coshocton River Walk, Part 2

Tom Hanks Has Nothing to Do with My Milk Sickness Metaphor

I’m determined. Apparently. I spent more than an hour this morning trying to photo-match and confirm the name of one flower, just to ensure my blog is accurate. I hate writing “tiny white flowers” if I can describe it more accurately, and in this case more interestingly, like “poisonous white snakeroot.” (I need to do … More Tom Hanks Has Nothing to Do with My Milk Sickness Metaphor