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I was inspired this morning by Adrienne to write about ice cream. With the current prices of gas, food, and everything, really, I find myself repeating this line over and over again: “When I first started driving, I could fill up my tank for less than ten dollars!” (Did you read that with this guy’s […]

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I had to make the 5+ hour drive home from Carmel to Los Angeles on my own this weekend. That meant I didn’t have to compete for the car sound system! It was just the right amount of time to listen to this new book by Patrick Harris II, The First Five. (You can buy […]

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I think I got this idea from Nawal –look through photos for some writing inspiration…With nothing in my brain today, that’s what I did. As I was scrolling, this silly selfie caught my eye and reminded me of a story from 10 years ago when I was completing my field project for my administrative credential. […]

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[Pssst. This post contains affiliate links, which means I may make a commission if you purchase using the links. It’s a win-win-win because it doesn’t cost you anything extra, your purchase supports independent book shops, and I get a little change.] This post has been sitting in my drafts for longer than I care to […]

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“Do you have a tissue?” my husband asked the other day while we were out and about. “No, sorry,” I replied, rummaging around in my bag for show. I knew I didn’t have any. I felt a pang of embarrassment. You wouldn’t think not having a pack of tissues would cause such emotion, but you […]

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Ooooh, I only have a few minutes and I don’t want to break my slicing streak. Can I write a haiku? Summer’s almost hereDays get longer, weeks are shortThe beach calls my name. Funny, I just listened to Thomas Newkirk talk about his book, Embarrassment, and that’s exactly what I’m feeling. I am self-conscious about […]

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Biscuit dessert tootsie roll sweet carrot cake. Jelly beans soufflé soufflé soufflé gummi bears toffee toffee jelly beans. Pudding powder gummies. Marshmallow marshmallow danish wafer oat cake topping biscuit. Pudding cupcake sweet roll chocolate. 

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Biscuit dessert tootsie roll sweet carrot cake. Jelly beans soufflé soufflé soufflé gummi bears toffee toffee jelly beans. Pudding powder gummies. Marshmallow marshmallow danish wafer oat cake topping biscuit. Pudding cupcake sweet roll chocolate.