Happy, Happy Birthday (Carrie Ann Ryan’s Birthday Blog Hop)

First off - happy, happy birthday to Carrie Ann Ryan! Her birthday falls squarely on my wedding anniversary, which puts me in a celebratory mood, which then benefits you, dear readers. Since it's a birthday blog hop, I'm going to talk about a birthday tradition in my family. This started with my mother, and we've … Continue reading Happy, Happy Birthday (Carrie Ann Ryan’s Birthday Blog Hop)

Honor Amongst People Who Make Up Crap for a Living

Recently, I found myself in a situation that I (a) never thought I'd find myself in, and (b) couldn't quite believe was happening because stuff like this only happens in books. In short, without all the gory details, I learned that I someone I had a close association with does not really exist; the person … Continue reading Honor Amongst People Who Make Up Crap for a Living