Random musings from my brain on why I blog (hint: it's for myself).
Over the last few weeks, I've barely had time to breathe. Between a full-time job, a part-time job, two online university courses, and a dizzying amount of circus training, I'm pretty sure I've forgotten what it feels like to only have to focus on one thing at a time. And I am definitely sure I've forgotten what … Continue reading making time
*Or rather, I'm doing it wrong: how not to write for a blog. In the past month or so, I've been learning a lot about social media. Perhaps posting to the universe that I suck at social media is coming back to haunt me. More likely it's just a coincidence. I've been trying to post … Continue reading you’re doing it wrong: how to write for a blog*
I could swear that about ten years ago the holiday fireplace channel on TV was much better than it is today. As far as I can remember, it wasn't on a loop. Or at least it was a really long one. I have memories of drinking rum and eggnogs at my ex-boyfriend's house and watching … Continue reading merry christmas darlings
Ladies and gentlemen, my baking prowess has been issued a challenge. The other day I brought a batch of vegan oatmeal raisin (and chocolate chip and pecan and cinnamon) cookies in to work for everyone, which is a fairly regular occurrence. A few people stopped by my office to say thank you, which is also … Continue reading fighting out of the blue corner…
I've known the classic Hershey's Chipits chocolate chip cookie recipe by heart since I was seven years old. My best friend and I would go to her house after school, and dig out a mismatched collection of whisks, wooden spoons and colorful bowls. We would make her nanny sit at the kitchen table and watch … Continue reading sweet memories