Almost everyone has a creative streak, though it can appear in many forms. Maybe you enjoy cooking or baking, knitting, crocheting, sewing, painting, drawing, sculpting, woodworking, writing, scrapbooking, jewelry making, soap making…the list goes on. One of my creative passions is photography and although I’ve been fortunate enough to land a few freelance jobs over… Continue reading Photoshop & Beyond: Nourish Your Creativity
A recurrent theme you’ll find on A Bloggable Life is that of perspectives, and more so, of the need to constantly re-evaluate and possibly shift them. Even the word re-evaluate counts here: according to some resources, the spelling is reevaluate; according to others, it’s re-evaluate. What’s your perspective? When there are two, distinct possibilities, which… Continue reading Perspectives: Is Seeing Believing?
Be a bookworm. I don’t have much time to read anymore, so when I do, I need it to be a book that’s worthwhile; enter A Prayer for Owen Meany, by John Irving. Inherently a dark comedy, mixed with stunning characterization, strong voice, unwavering symbolism, and an ending so unpredictably satisfying, A Prayer For Owen… Continue reading Read: A Prayer For Owen Meany
There are about as many ways, opinions, theories and suggestions for frying chicken as there are stars in the universe. Everyone’s got a secret method, ingredient or technique, and as near as I can determine, most of them turn out fantastic-tasting fried chicken. And while everyone seems partial to fried chicken the way “grandma used to make,”… Continue reading Learn How To Make Great Fried Chicken
Twitter: a fabulous tool for inspiration, for connecting with people around the globe. I enjoy Twitter almost as much as I do my iPhone. That’s saying a lot. One of the features I like best is the ability to mark my favorite tweets (i.e. the ability to store a list of my favorite things that… Continue reading Using Twitter: Allow Others To Inspire Your Thoughts
Last week, I introduced Blog Share & Support on A Bloggable Life with this post. My goal is to create a place for bloggers to share their accomplishments or needs for that week; a place to discover and support each other & other online artists as our work continues to grow & evolve. This week,… Continue reading Blog Share & Support: Week 2
Q. How do you make married women happier and married men feel more loved in one simple step? A. Kissing! According to the REDBOOK article I’m sharing today, simply kissing your partner more often leads to increased happiness in women and intensifies feelings of love in men. But could the secret to a successful relationship… Continue reading Married? Kiss More Often