Hello, hello! As ever, I promise that I have not fallen off the planet. You may consider this my monthly reminder that I'm not going anywhere. Yet. It's funny how my posts tend to fall in the early days of the month. I think it stems from the fact that I look at my calendar,… Continue reading College, Corsets, Arthritis–Oh, My!
A few days ago, I got this email from a college: Dear Elizabeth, National College Decision Day is three weeks away! If this is the college for you, let us know in three easy steps: 1. Log into your personal portal page 2. Reply to the Offer of Undergraduate Admission Form 3. Submit your $300… Continue reading College Series 1.5 : an Expensive Decision
Two posts in a week! You may again ask yourself if Miss Elizabeth has gone off her head. I haven't, actually--this post was sitting around for a month, waiting for me to get out of bed and finish it before posting. Believe it or not, this is my contribution to Cordy's Lovely Blog Party--a month… Continue reading Marian and Harold | Lovely Blog Party
When I first started this blog, I did my very best to keep it as anonymous as possible. I didn't use my personal email address, I didn't tell you my name, and I didn't even tell you what country I lived in--although that last one should be obvious to anyone who's read a few posts.… Continue reading On Privacy
Hello, dears! It's February fourteenth, and you know what that means--tomorrow's Discount Chocolate Day! Oh, and it's Valentine's Day. That, too. This is probably not the only list of films you'll se floating around the internet today (The Silver Petticoat Review has lists from here to there), but I thought I might try something I… Continue reading Ten Valentine’s Day Films
And they're off! Cordy's Lovely Blog Party has begun, and as ever, there is a tag. Guessed that, didn't you? I suppose the post's title was a bit of a spoiler. Well, let us proceed--I expect the rest of the month will be pleasingly full of love, chocolate, and general schmalziness. 'Swonderful! Isn't it romantic… Continue reading The Truly Romantic Tag | Lovely Blog Party
This is a little heads-up, folks--there's a Lovely Blog Party happening again! Cordy is hosting yet another one of her lovely blog parties this February. Last year, I did this post and this post for it (both late. I spent the majority of February in bed with the 'flu, wondering if it might not just… Continue reading A Lovely Blog Party