DIY Projects: The Zen & Art of Soap Making

DIY Projects: The Zen & Art of Soap Making

Please Enjoy the Following Guest Blog from Betty Brink. I’ve asked Betty to share her knowledge and experience in the art of making soap. She graciously provided the following valuable information. I can’t wait to try this myself. Thanks Betty!   Finding my Zen...
Resources: Favorite Books on Writing

Resources: Favorite Books on Writing

Being a writer is all about self-reliance. You dream, research, write and edit while mostly in a state of being alone. That’s why our writing community can be so valuable. But another aspect of importance is our personal library of books about writing. Some books...
Writing Tip: How to Beat Analysis Paralysis

Writing Tip: How to Beat Analysis Paralysis

Spinning my wheels and going nowhere fast Okay, I’ll admit it. I’m usually quite organized. In fact, I LOVE the idea of being organized—ask my family. I work from a daily list of tasks that need to be completed. I have an agenda that keeps me on track (most of the...
Camping: The Perks of Car Camping

Camping: The Perks of Car Camping

Our Next Step in Primitive Camping My husband and I have done our fair share of backpacking-style camping. Backpacking means that whatever you can carry on your back is what you have for camping as you travel into remote lcations or wilderness. The cool part was it...