Tag Archives: BlogHer

How Daily Blogging Changed My Blog

Thirty days ago I took up the BlogHer challenge to write a blog post a day for a month.  Today marks the last of it.  As much as I’ve relished the challenge, sometimes even looking forward to it, I’ve also … Continue reading

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When Black Friday Made At Least A Little Sense

Years ago, when my kids were small, I was one of those shoppers out waiting for the stores to open at 7 AM on the Friday after Thanksgiving.  I did that for years and I’m happy to say I almost … Continue reading

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On the Day When Turkeys Never Give Thanks

My pies are baked, the ingredients for our Thanksgiving dinner are all organized and in their places, and I’ve checked on the turkey to make sure it’s doing  what it’s supposed to be doing–thawing.   Somebody killed that turkey and now … Continue reading

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Yes, Virginia, There Is A NaBloMoPo #8

Cheating here–sort of.  After I realized that I didn’t really need to write new posts from this particular blog for my NaBloMoPo challenge  if I’ve already written a post on my political blog, Ramona’s Voices, I breathed easier and relaxed. … Continue reading

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I Miss Molly Ivins

It’s hard for us liberals to watch Ted Cruz, Texas’ answer to Tailgunner Joe McCarthy, without wishing our gal Molly Ivins was here to ‘splain the little guy to us.  Wouldn’t she have loved taking that guy apart?  I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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A November Challenge: Let’s See If I Can Do This

I’ve been feeling totally undisciplined lately.  Even more than usual, if that’s possible.  I need to get back on track, and–let’s face it–anybody?–I need to get some people over here to do more than just knock on my door.  I … Continue reading

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