It’s a beautiful day in the neighbourhood, a beautiful day for a neighbour, would you be mine, could you be mine … *channeling Mr. Rogers* … and there’s a lot of blog-hopping going on today, which always guarantees a great time! For some reason, I’ve been humming the theme song from the Mr. Rogers show all day.Continue reading “Channeling Mr. Rogers …”
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How sweet is this?
If it’s Friday, it must be France … May 1st is celebrated in many different ways around the world. France has a particularly sweet custom and my friend, book reviewer and blogger Claire McAlpine, wrote a lovely post about that very topic. I’m happy to share it with you today. Le Muguet – Becoming French MayContinue reading “How sweet is this?”
KIDS HELP PHONE-how you can help!
Originally posted on Patricia Caviglia:
Welcome back to Transformation Tuesdays! This little column is usually about my transformation but not today. Well, sort of not. Last year around this time, I got a small unexpected windfall of cash. It only seemed right to donate part of it to charity. Pay it forward, right? I was…
To market, to market …
If it’s Friday, it must be France… Bonjour mes amis! Let’s go to the daily market in Nice. Whatever you want, they have! If you are a photo junkie like me, go crazy! We can hang out and browse, conduct a little retail therapy, and then chill with a beverage of choice at one ofContinue reading “To market, to market …”
Guest blogging? Gotta love it!
Who has more fun than bloggers? Okay … um, you can probably give me a list … but never mind. I can tell you one of the many ways we enjoy life here in the blogosphere and that’s by visiting back and forth – oceans and borders don’t deter us in any way – andContinue reading “Guest blogging? Gotta love it!”
Spend a few minutes in Aix-En-Provence…
If it’s Friday, it must be France … Today I’m fantasizing about the beautiful, historical centre of Aix-En-Provence, since the main character in my new novel is hanging out there at the moment. I’m curious to see what’s going to play out there for her so can’t stay on the blog too long … That’sContinue reading “Spend a few minutes in Aix-En-Provence…”
Spring has sprung! And other good things …
Really? It’s Tuesday again? Already? I was hoping Daylight Saving Time would fool me into thinking I had more time for everything. Just. Not. Happening. Never mind! It’s the first day of spring and that’s always good news. Before I introduce today’s guest, website founder Kathy Scott, (already known by many of you, I’m sure)Continue reading “Spring has sprung! And other good things …”
OneChild – what one young person can do
Whew! I’m still on a whirl from all the incredible activity around International Women’s Day last week! Wasn’t it a fabulous time, bringing focus to so many issues that affect all of us? We celebrate women every day but that one official recognition day offered some great opportunities to get connected in ways we mightContinue reading “OneChild – what one young person can do”
Int’l Women’s Day – the beat goes on
If it’s Friday, it must be France Bonjour! Before we talk France I want to let you know I’m at the energizing hive of activity, Girlfriendology.com, today. We’re continuing the blogtalk about … what else (?!?) … women, connections and inspiring girls. If you’re taking a break around 1:30 EST, Debba and I would loveContinue reading “Int’l Women’s Day – the beat goes on”
Girlfriendology – celebrating International Women’s Day!
Continuing with my celebration of some extraordinarily ordinary women in honour of International Women’s Day on Thursday, March 8th, let me introduce you to a girlfriend extraordinaire – Debba Haupert! As well as her impressive professional career, her bio describes her as a “wife, sister, daughter, neighbor, pet lover/owner, marathon walker, crafter, traveler, and girlfriend”. When she’sContinue reading “Girlfriendology – celebrating International Women’s Day!”