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A Series of Unfortunate News Reports: Commentary, January 13, 2017

It’s been a rough week. Every time you look at the news,  snippets of discouragement float out: anti-vaxxers running vaccine safety, the weather, pre-existing conditions, the demise of basket weaving, forced resignations, blank folders, shake-ups—the list goes on. 582 more words

Hello 2017!

Hi everyone!

I know, it’s been awhile…but hear me out, I’ve been busy!!

Since my last post I’ve worked two awesome trade shows, one being San Diego Auto Show and I’ve gotten two hosting gigs! 462 more words

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#Make52, Week 1: Split Pea and Ham Soup

Sometimes, things come into my possession because others know that I’ll know what to do with them. I have an array of books, photos, odd tchotchkes, and assorted spices that have all become part of my collections because people say, “Valerie will know what to do with this!” 503 more words

What I'm Up To Jan-17

Between the first and the fifteenth of every month I plan on submitting a “What I’m Up To” update. This update is meant to be my way of letting you guys know… well… what I’m up to without it interfering with the infodumps on language that are my main focus. 319 more words

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Happy Birthday, Nigella!—Commentary, January 6, 2017

As the first week of the year draws to a close, I have much to report. 550 more words

Check out my writing cave!

I am lucky enough to have a study at home. A writing space all of my own where I can be as geeky and as creative as I like. 149 more words

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Happy 2017!

The fall became a marathon almost as soon as I hit ‘Publish’ on the last post.  With adjustments work continued.  Writing, and updating the projects fell that far behind. 510 more words