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  • The Friday after

    12/12/2014 9:49:50 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I stayed home with a hammering headache today. The car interior has two days to dry out, then we get a new storm on Monday. Meantime, I'm fe... Read more

  • The Friday after

    12/12/2014 9:49:50 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I stayed home with a hammering headache today. The car interior has two days to dry out, then we get a new storm on Monday. Meantime, I'm fe... Read more

  • it's friday

    12/12/2014 11:25:48 AM, by MOMMY445

    i'm taking it easy today. it was very challenging getting through the snow the other day. i haven't made any plans for the weekend yet. all of th... Read more

  • Reading to children

    12/12/2014 6:56:00 AM, by JSTETSER

    When you take time to read to children, they learn to love books. Reading is a great way to expand our horizons, no matter what our age! <... Read more

  • How rainy is it?

    12/11/2014 11:16:24 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Some old dude was lining up pairs of animals outside my apartment. Well, not quite. But we've had flooding and my office closed early today.... Read more

  • it's thursday

    12/11/2014 10:05:22 AM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter did sing to me one of the songs her class sang at the concert. she updated me on the whole thing as well. i am working extra today on... Read more

  • Looking like Christmas!

    12/11/2014 5:25:25 AM, by JSTETSER

    The other day a friend gave us this lovely credenza. My husband wasn't quite sure if it would go with our rustic living room furniture, but it f... Read more

  • A little good, a little bad

    12/11/2014 12:13:37 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    On the up-side, my boss has actually gone three days without chewing me out for anything. She continues to pile on the work, but at least she has... Read more

  • Snowmen on the wall

    12/10/2014 6:51:07 AM, by JSTETSER

    Yes, it's time to decorate the school, and the kids have chosen to do it with snowmen! They have organized their own coloring contest. I get... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    12/9/2014 10:09:44 AM, by MOMMY445

    a mild day here today. at my daughter's school today, there will be a christmas concert for just an hour. i am usually there. today, due to my co... Read more

  • Waiting for No School

    12/9/2014 5:08:07 AM, by JSTETSER

    There is a major storm in our forecast for the next 4 days... Although it has not arrived here at 5 am, I was hoping for a school cancellation ... Read more

  • Rainy Monday evening

    12/8/2014 9:57:18 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    Well, I think my Blue Bombshell was a bit taken aback that her ten-month vacation was over! I was sure she was bound for Pick-N-Pull, but thanks ... Read more

  • it's monday

    12/8/2014 11:39:06 AM, by MOMMY445

    I'm off to a good start this morning. I got quite a bit done on my online courses and I let the teacher know what parts of the lessons I am not a... Read more

  • Long term BOY SCOUT

    12/8/2014 5:13:47 AM, by JSTETSER

    My husband John spent many years working for the BSA office in Maine. "I... Read more

  • I'm stunned right now

    12/8/2014 12:47:28 AM, by LADYIRISH317

    Oh, my God. My former carpool buddy Sacha came by tonight. Back in September she and her husband took my nonworking car and said he'd "take a loo... Read more

  • a beautiful sunny day

    12/7/2014 1:46:34 PM, by MOMMY445

    my daughter is so much better! she was so ready to go outside to play this morning. all of the birds say hello,hello! i am taking it somewhat eas... Read more

  • Making mittens

    12/7/2014 5:50:31 AM, by JSTETSER

    Every day I make 4-6 pair of mittens. I just got 3 yards of gray fleece fabric. When I finish with it, I should be done. So far, I have made 4... Read more

  • ITC Prechallenge - Fearless Fuchsia

    12/6/2014 5:40:34 PM, by JENDAN36

    I am a Fearless Fuchsia in the BL Winter Freeze Off challenge. I'm so excited to start this challenge. We have a little challenge between the te... Read more

  • I owe everybody an apology

    12/6/2014 12:50:31 PM, by LADYIRISH317

    I know I've been completely AWOL lately. There's no excuse, but there are reasons. This is going to be a long, whining vent, so please feel free ... Read more

  • it's saturday

    12/6/2014 9:37:33 AM, by MOMMY445

    a day to relax and enjoy! my daughter and i will be heading to the local library later. there will be refreshments, other activities there today ... Read more

  • Cookie Walk at Smith Memorial Church

    12/6/2014 7:47:37 AM, by JSTETSER

    Come and join us from 9-12 today at the 26th annual cookie walk. Hope to see you there! Read more

  • Free-Writing Exercise: Random Subject

    12/5/2014 11:13:59 AM, by CYBRARYCARD

    Here's a subject to write on. Don't correct anything. Don't censor yourself. Just write the first things that come to mind. You ... Read more

  • Fictional Character Development

    12/5/2014 11:04:57 AM, by CYBRARYCARD

    A rebellious 58 year-old woman, who comes from a poor background, lives in an RV and tends to be over-generous. ________ Now flesh out the... Read more

  • Dictionary Challenge

    12/5/2014 10:59:11 AM, by CYBRARYCARD

    Word: *Specter* Try to: 1st: Give the definition For the rest you must give answers that have not already been given by previ... Read more

  • it's friday

    12/5/2014 10:37:36 AM, by MOMMY445

    i am starting to look for other jobs, as i have heard nothing back from the place i went for an in person interview. i want to have something els... Read more

  • New experiences

    12/5/2014 10:04:07 AM, by JSTETSER

    This is a photo of my niece's baby after her first bite of rice cereal. S... Read more

  • Dictionary Challenge

    12/4/2014 3:56:41 PM, by CYBRARYCARD

    Word: *Reprisal* Try to: 1st: Give the definition For the rest you must give answers that have not already been given by prev... Read more

  • Fictional Character Development Exercises

    12/4/2014 3:38:26 PM, by CYBRARYCARD

    A compassionate 32 year-old man, who comes from a poor background, lives in a mansion and tends to have difficulty saying No. ________ Now... Read more

  • Free-writing Exercise: Subject

    12/4/2014 3:20:28 PM, by CYBRARYCARD

    Here's a subject to write on. Don't correct anything. Don't censor yourself. Just write the first things that come to mind. You ... Read more

  • Plot Writing Prompt

    12/4/2014 3:14:48 PM, by CYBRARYCARD

    A quick writing prompt for you to make up a short story. If you do write a story based on this it's ok to share the link in the comments. ... Read more

  • Social Writing Game

    12/4/2014 3:03:04 PM, by CYBRARYCARD

    This is just a simple social writing game. I'll give the first line--the next person to comment continues the story by writing the next line... Read more

  • it's thursday

    12/4/2014 9:51:12 AM, by MOMMY445

    i am off to a great start! my daughter is starting to feel better today. there has been different things going around in her school that other ch... Read more

  • I Did it Despite the Noise in my Head

    12/4/2014 9:19:45 AM, by SUNSPIRIT33462

    I made it to work without stopping anywhere. I made keeping my word the priority! I did NOT go to a drive through window. It was a white knuck... Read more

  • Goals

    12/4/2014 5:32:58 AM, by JSTETSER

    Our goals in life are often like an ice filled driveway- We just need to keep chipping away at them. (Unfortunately, I lost that photo) Lif... Read more

  • it's wednesday

    12/3/2014 1:34:06 PM, by MOMMY445

    a relaxing day for me today. i am making great progress in both of my online courses. the teacher will set me up with the next topic in one of th... Read more

  • Delays

    12/3/2014 5:45:48 AM, by JSTETSER

    School dela... Read more

  • Drove Right by the Drive Thru

    12/2/2014 10:00:41 AM, by SUNSPIRIT33462

    So, I found the small blessing in leaving the house a little on the late side (yes, I was 2 minutes late for work). Because of the time constrai... Read more

  • it's tuesday

    12/2/2014 9:35:19 AM, by MOMMY445

    a day to run errands and to keep warm. so far, december is off to a good start for me. my daughter is enjoying the weather. all of the birds say ... Read more

  • Smitten by Mittens

    12/2/2014 5:16:12 AM, by JSTETSER

    With yards of fleece, and the memory of many cold hands, I set to work making mittens. Read more

  • Bump In The Road

    12/1/2014 3:22:50 PM, by JENDAN36

    In 9 weeks I lost 28 lbs, or so I thought. My husband and I decided to go out and buy a new scale. Our old one was so old and wasn't accurate all... Read more

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