E-Gad! Two months to Christmas and I’m out of vanilla extract!


And what does this have to do with writing?  Nothing.  Absolutely nothing. But holy crap! I looked at the calendar and it dawned on me, Christmas is 2 months away – to the day.  That means only one thing:  restock the spice cabinet! I found out I needed, among many things, whole cloves, baking powder, … Continue reading E-Gad! Two months to Christmas and I’m out of vanilla extract!

NaNoWriMo – Update #1


I am writing this from the field of battle.  Words are flying all around me, characters are battling one another.  Swords are clanging, magic spells are colliding.  My literary compass is pointing to “most excellent” in the land of NaNoWriMo.  I’m off to a decent start. My favorite passage in my W.I.P. so far? “How … Continue reading NaNoWriMo – Update #1

White Chocolate Eggnog Fudge


Okay, I know this is a writer’s blog, but hey, I do other stuff than write (sometimes).  Cooking is another hobby of mine and I love to experiment with different recipes.   A few years ago, I came across a scrumpdillyicious recipe for White Chocolate Eggnog Fudge, and yes, it’s as rich as it sounds. … Continue reading White Chocolate Eggnog Fudge