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Making hot chocolate like a boss

If last year has taught me one thing, it’s that life is too short not to take chances. As I held a jar of peanut butter in one hand, and a tub of hot chocolate in the other earlier today, a crazy idea shot through my mind. 248 more words

Public Interest

Irrefutable Law of Success #3---We Learn By Doing

Theory is great, but it may or may not jive with reality. My goal as a blogger, author, teacher is to equip you guys for success from all angles—craft, brand/platform, and business. 1,394 more words


Dear Julia

I think you can tell what’s coming, but we’ve got a little bit to talk about first.

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Meryl Streep – The Shapeshifter

I admire many actors. There are method actors like Brando and intuitive like Olivier. Magnetic stars like Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn. Character actors that own every scene like Judi Dench, Morgan Freeman, and Ian McKellen. 393 more words


Cream Chocolates: Take Two

I attempted making the candy again tonight after we watched Big Brother, which was a really good episode by the way. This experience changed my mind about candy making… it’s not quite as impossible as I thought. 656 more words


Old Friends, Good Books, and Rainy Nights

I woke up this morning with a cold. As the day progressed it just got worse. By the afternoon I was dying. I left work forty-five minutes early, came home and crashed on the couch. 118 more words

Life In A Small Town

Random Highs and a Little Low

After a jam-packed evening, I hopped into bed around 11:00 last night. I’d taken a 3-hour nap earlier in the day so sleep came slowly. As my husband drifted off immediately, I had ample opportunity to reflect upon the day. 150 more words