The photo theme on Ailsa’s fabulous Where’s My Backpack travel blog is simply RED. My mind immediately turned to one of my visits in the south of Spain with my beautiful, crazy (in the best way), smart, adventurous sister-in-law … who went for a one-week holiday in Andalucia and is still there 23 years later …Continue reading “Travel Theme: RED”
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WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: THANKFUL
From The Daily Post @ WordPress.com – The Weekly Photo Challenge – THANKFUL In as few words as possible (the TRUE challenge for me) , amongst many other things, I’m most thankful for family, friends, freedom and: EVERY SUNRISE EVERY SUNSET AND EVERY MOMENT IN BETWEEN THAT OFFERS OPPORTUNITIES FOR NEW EXPERIENCES AND I AM THANKFUL I’VEContinue reading “WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: THANKFUL”
If it’s Friday, it must be France … Ooops – I’m late again – I know it’s Saturday, but we have company and I’m attempting to sneak this post in while still being a somewhat gracious hostess. Good thing we have understanding friends who realize writing and blogging are consuming my life somewhat distracting at times. WhatContinue reading “Pinch me!”
Hey girls – want to play hockey?
I am such a fan of the Canadian Women’s Foundation! A public foundation, it consists of committed supporters, donors and volunteers across the country and diligent, enthusiastic staff workers that passionately believe in the importance of social change. In the simplest terms, CWF invests in programs that move women and girls out of violence, outContinue reading “Hey girls – want to play hockey?”
Weekly Photo Challenge: GEOMETRY
This week’s photo challenge is guest hosted by Quintin Lake of Quintin Lake Architectural Photography. Click on the link for more about this week’s theme and his photography tips! Geometry: This challenge is about the shapes and rhythms that make up the geometry of our world. Here’s my shot looking through the porches of the change hutsContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: GEOMETRY”
In search of the perfect chèvre …
If it’s Friday, it must be France … When we lived in Antibes for five months in 2011 … *pause briefly here while I weep and wail quietly lament we are not there now* … pardon my sniffling … okay, I’ve pulled myself together … To continue … our favourite fromagier, Jacques, at the dailyContinue reading “In search of the perfect chèvre …”
Nicky Wells is rockin’ the blog!
Author Nicky Wells has beamed herself over from the UK to pay a visit to my blog today. Like the rock stars she writes about, Nicky is on tour! There is much to celebrate with the current release of Sophie’s Turn by her new publisher Sapphire Star. A romantic comedy, this is the first volumeContinue reading “Nicky Wells is rockin’ the blog!”
The Promise Of Provence
If it’s Friday, it must be France … Alloooo, I’m still deep in my revisions and very excited about how things are going for my next novel! In fact, I believe I’ve finally settled on a title *HUGE sigh of relief*. Now I can go back to counting chocolates to fall asleep instead of havingContinue reading “The Promise Of Provence”
The Wireless Generation – could this be you?
For a few weeks now you may have noticed me talking on Twitter or Facebook about a documentary project being prepared for Sundance called The Wireless Generation. Here’s the skinny on it. “ABOUT THIS FILM The internet has changed everything. Not just how we work, but where. Working from home in the US has increased dramaticallyContinue reading “The Wireless Generation – could this be you?”
Choopy’s Cupcakes and Coffee Shop
If it’s Friday, it must be France … Mon Dieu, what a day I’ve had! There’s malware in my Hotmail apparently sending messages to everyone in my address book that I’m in distress in Greece and need money! It took a few hours of phone calls to Microsoft for them to figure out why IContinue reading “Choopy’s Cupcakes and Coffee Shop”