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!
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
Hello, dears! A happy, happy New Year to everyone. Even if it comes two weeks late. If my WordPress account is correct, this is my third New Year's greeting to you. I do try to vary things a bit, but they do tend to fall under the "blogging resolutions that I will try (and sometimes fail)… Continue reading A Blogger’s Resolutions
As I write this, it's Armistice Day. It's a very important Armistice Day, in fact--the 100th anniversary of the end of the Great War. So let's have a moment of silence, please, and consider the sacrifices made during that "war to end all wars." But solemn as I believe this holiday ought to be, I… Continue reading Rilla of Ingleside and Wacky Covers
I know, I know...three posts in under a week! Miss Elizabeth must be losing her head. This is just a quick little post to introduce you to the first candidate for the new blog format--Button 2. I have to say, I'm quite fond of it--and I love the background I found (I have a feeling… Continue reading Candidate Number One…