Mixed Bag

I get offers for sponsored posts regularly, but none excite me more than an opportunity to try and write about a gluten-free product. Any chance I have to discover something new I can eat is the best. So of course I accepted the offer to try Rustic Crust’s 100% all-natural, gluten-free pizza crust and tomato […]


In the last week I have revealed my Downton Abbey and Dowager Countess of Grantham obsessions. So, of course, today isn’t Sunday; it’s Downton Abbey Day. I know not everyone recognizes today as anything more than Sunday (I pity them). Sean and I, though, do. So we will be watching Season three of Downton Abbey […]


A New Year. A New Site.

January 8, 2013

in Mixed Bag

Last week when I announced completion of a new site on Facebook, I stated I felt a bit like the shoemaker’s daughter. Being so busy working on client projects, I had no time for my own. So, after over a year of running a full-service digital media agency, Naked Girl Media, I finally built a […]


Yesterday I shared posts that meant the most to me in 2012, the ones that best defined my year. As promised, today I am sharing the top ten most popular posts from 2012. First, though, I would like to remind readers I write on topics other than love and relationships. And that I am not, […]


2012: In My Own Words

January 2, 2013

in Mixed Bag

Tomorrow I will be sharing the top ten posts I published in 2012. It’s based upon what readers liked the most of my writing effort in 2012. Today, though, I share my own review of 2012; the posts that help me recall funny times, poignant moments, wonderful life lessons, and more. Maybe not the most […]


“The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.” ~Ben Franklin This quote was the opening for a documentary entitled Happy that I recently watched, and it was the premise of the film. It was a fascinating look at what is the most sought after emotion. Some […]