Tag Archives: holidays

Crayon Halloween Pumpkin – Impressionist Art?

So this didn’t turn out quite like the pictures I’d seen, but it was fun to try. Like many craft projects you find on the internet, the instructions l read left out a few details.  They made it seem easy-melt … Continue reading

Posted in crafts, projects | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Spooky Halloween Dinner for Vegetarians – Menu and Recipes

Here’s a very easy menu for a simple Halloween Dinner, vegetarian style.  And as a bonus, at the end of the post is a link to my old-fashioned ghost story you can print out and read aloud at your party … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking, Life | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Top Ten Reasons you should give Books as Holiday Gifts

1. They don’t make noise. No explosion sounds, no horn sounds, no baby crying sounds. 2. They don’t have to be assembled in secret at midnight when you can’t find the right size screwdriver. 3. They don’t take up as … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Halloween Costumes – The Writer Look

I’m not sure how many people actually want to dress up as a writer, since our characters are usually far more interesting than we are (evil overlords, ninja squirrels, handsome genius rocket scientists with dimples, etc.), but just in case … Continue reading

Posted in Life, writing | Tagged | 7 Comments

Independence Day

We love holidays in our family, and the evidence of this can be found in an overflowing closet devoted to holiday decorations. The closet is so full that Easter had to relocate into the linen closet, where assorted decorative bunnies … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged | Leave a comment