Monthly Archives: April 2011

We Will Now Break for Intermission

Last you heard from me I was switching this blog over to the glories of WordPress… and… I’m still switching.  Hopefully I can get it all moved over tomorrow, and we’ll be back up and running smoothly in no time. … Continue reading

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In the Process of Moving to WordPress… Eeeeeep!

I said I was going to move the blog to WordPress, and I am in the process right now.  I’m in step #4, and already utterly confused, so hopefully Fluff won’t blow up or delete itself or anything.  Wish me … Continue reading

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An Australian Country Easter

I’m posting today from the heart of wine country in South Australia.  The Clare Valley is an untouched corner of the world that feels like it hasn’t changed in a hundred years.  Easter in Australia is an autumn holiday, and … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger @ Dollar Stretcher.com

Money is tight everywhere, and everyone wants to stretch it further.Fortunately, there’s The Dollar Stretcher, a publication dedicated to sharing ways to make it better on less. I’ve been reading Dollar Stretcher for years, offhand I’d say around 10, and … Continue reading

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Remembering the BP Oil Spill One Year Later

The Emerald Coast, once considered one of the best beaches on the North American continent, now sits in ruin one year after the BP disaster.  Like oil on the waves, memories ride on the surface of our minds, coloring our … Continue reading

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To Press, Or Not to Press… That Is My Question

Lately I’ve been hearing a lot about WordPress, and how it’s the only way to make money with your blog, and all serious bloggers use it.  This raises a few questions to me, the first being, do I want to … Continue reading

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Never Miss Your Chance

I once knew of a very strange and wonderful man.  I saw him everyday when I’d take my kids to school, and though I never met him or knew his name, he made a big difference in my life. Tall … Continue reading

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Quick! Arnold for President While You Can!

I just read that the state of Arizona recently passed a bill that makes presidential hopefuls present their birth certificates to prove US citizenship. Two thoughts went through my mind.  The first was, we don’t already do that?  Just to get … Continue reading

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Internet Moonlighting – Ways Your Internet Can Pay

Lately it seems all my friends are looking for extra cash.  There are so many ways to make it pay, I can’t possibly cover them all in one blog post, so this is my brief overview of different options I … Continue reading

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Mini-Tribute To Marilyn

Marilyn Monroe was more than a pretty face, she was known for some insightful and touching statements.  I read her biography years ago, and what I remember taking out of the experience was surprise that this woman, who so often … Continue reading

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