June 2011

Playing in the Breakers

June 28, 2011

All of a sudden, everyone on the beach is standing up and looking out toward the ocean. The waves have been crashing hard all morning and I wonder if they see the boat responsible for the monster waves, or if a surfer has had a bad wipe-out, of if someone is being sucked under by […]

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Instead of Writing, I…

June 27, 2011

Was bitten repeatedly by my toddler (stupid 2 year molars). Made a mess in the kitchen trying a couple of new recipes (one success & one failure). Put my toddler to bed (I’m pretty over the hour plus bedtime drama). Watched Sex and the City 2 (there were a few decent parts amongst the HORRIBLE […]

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Reads from Around the Web

June 24, 2011

This week’s reads are a diverse bunch! Over at The Cheeseblog: Welcome to Our Humble Abode. Clara lays out some tips/instructions for visiting in-laws. Which made me laugh until I cried, and then made me want to go visit her. Over at Greeblemonkey: The question I’ve been wondering, Aimee asks out loud. What makes men […]

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Why Pottermore Makes Perfect Sense (And Is Brilliant Business)

June 23, 2011

If you’re even a little bit of a Harry Potter fan, or even a little bit tuned into pop culture news, you know that today J.K. Rowling announced Pottermore, after a week or so of intrigue and mystery around the web. It appears that the full nature of Pottermore will remain a secret until the […]

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Faceless Facebook

June 22, 2011

For all of my online habits, my social media addictions, my obsession interest in staying connected, I have one gaping hole. Facebook. That’s right, the 900 pound social media gorilla and I don’t mesh well. I mean, I have a Facebook account. Well, actually, I have 3–one personal, one blog, and one page. And lets […]

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