One Illuminating Blog

Last weekend I received a nomination from Jamie at Grandmother Musings for the Illuminating Blogger Award.   Since the rules of this award are much shorter than the other awards, I decided to go ahead draw up an acceptance post.  Besides, what better way to end the month of June than to spread some free publicity to other blogs (at least until I get my Spotlight Award up and running)? Continue reading

Commuter Chronicles #8: License Plate Scrabble


Arizona and California both allow drivers, for a fee, to customize their license plate numbers.  As a result, I can’t go more than 30 seconds without seeing a personalized license plate number on the road.

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Abandoned Ideas: Name Proliferation

Since I’ve been writing this blog, I’m remembering some ideas I’ve had over the years.  Had I followed through on some of them I might have actually made serious money (like my idea for voice recognition software at age 10).  D’oh!

Anyhow, here was my scheme for becoming famous.

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A Lovely and Versatile Blog

Just when I thought the celebrating would wind down on this blog (after all, I stretched out my bloggiversary to a week long event) I’ve just received 3 more blogger awards in the past week.

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One Year Anniversary Part III

Thank you to everyone who has stopped by my blog this past week.  To wrap up my week-long celebration of making it to the one-year mark with this blog, I’d like to now share some words from fellow bloggers Kaitlyn and Drew about why they blog.  Feel free to share why you blog by leaving a comment below. Continue reading