When I started Dancing with Fireflies I really wanted just a little space on the canvas to create something personal. I thought maybe I’d share some short stories, do some random thought posts, or talk more about living with Lyme disease. I really didn’t know for sure where it was going to go and I really didn’t think much about gaining readers at all. But things have really changed! Now… Read More »The Origins of DWF
There are some great recipes to be found for brownies, although finding gluten free recipes was a little harder. But I found these recipes and they make my mouth water!
Every year I try to take August and spend more time offline and with my family. I slow my blog down in August, I rarely post, and in September I get back on like it is the first day of school. I need that time to spend with my kids and to give myself some time off before jumping back in. It is so important to give yourself some care and time off, not run yourself down trying to be everything for everyone.
I’ve been taking a blog break. It was all about me; I needed to slow down and put some things in perspective. I struggle with writing when my head is clouded with emotions. As a writer, most of what I put into my blog is somehow connected to who I am personally. From food cravings to holidays, I write about what I know. And what I knew was that I… Read More »Why I took a blogging break
When people ask us how we met, we always smile and usually we look at each other. I’m not sure why it’s just a reaction I guess. We used to be a little nervous about telling people we met in a chat room. Now sites like Match.com make finding a mate online common and acceptable. In the 90's when we met, it was new territory and a little scary. The… Read More »+1 to Romance – How I Met My Husband