Adventures in Bra shopping

According to my stats thing, 71% of the visits to my blog are…well…me. Which means, 29% read my blog. I get about 7 visits to my blog a day, not counting my biggest fan..me. This has a sort of freedom in it. I makes me forget that those 29% are actually reading my words andContinue reading “Adventures in Bra shopping”

These are not the same stars

When I was a kid, I would stare at the stars with wonder. I would look at them and wonder what they knew and why they twinkled. It did not help that I learned about making wishes, actually, learning that ruined it for me. I stopped noticing that stars twinkled. That thay burned the nightContinue reading “These are not the same stars”

Magnus Bane gives Alec his first kiss

I thought Alec kissed Magnus for the first time when he came out in another book, but apparently he kissed him sooner. Found this excerpt online. All works to follow by Cassandra Clare http://www.cassandraclare.com Kissed: Magnus and Alec’s First Kiss Excerpts & Extras It was printed on thin paper, nearly parchment, in a thin, elegant,Continue reading “Magnus Bane gives Alec his first kiss”

Skyping with teenagers, it is not for the weak hearted

Umm..I Skyped with Z on Friday. She was having a sleepover. She was drinking Mountain Dew straight from the bottle (by which I mean a 2 liter bottle) and she is generally an excitable child. Thus, the scene was set for Highjinks, teenager style. I got to meet Z’s best friend and fellow artist. SheContinue reading “Skyping with teenagers, it is not for the weak hearted”

Experienced Parenting

Found this online, decided to post it, once I stopped chuckling. Experienced parentingHow to tell you have been a parent long enough…Sitting at a table enjoying dinner when suddenly a relative stops and says to you “Oh my gosh, your son has a knife!”if you respond thusly, you have been a parent long enough…“Steak orContinue reading “Experienced Parenting”