UP!–Winners of My Blogversary Giveaway

Giveaways

Well, it’s been quite a whirlwind of activity for me lately, but largely joyful stuff, I must say, so I’m not complaining ๐Ÿ™‚ย  I’ve just been BUSY! Between prepping for the Princeton Book Festival and actually attending it, unexpectedly going to Books of Wonder the following day (I’ll be blogging about both!), various appointments and family visiting, my “dance card” had been full ๐Ÿ˜Ž

I’m really looking forward to sharing the two big events with you, which also means two big blog posts, but before I dig into composing them, I wanted to announce the random winners of my little “Blogversary” giveaway ๐Ÿ™‚ Continue reading

UP!–It’s Int’l #DotDay 2016, everyone! :D

Peter&Paul-YouTube-DEN Dot Day

Well, gang, it’s one of my favorite times of year again ๐Ÿ˜€ Yep, as you can plainly see โ€” unless, of course, the post title and this little image of Peter and Paul Reynolds somehow escaped youย  ๐Ÿ˜‰ โ€” it’s International Dot Day!

Once I launched my blog, I was able to participate in this worthwhile event, so I made dotsโ€”most gleefullyโ€”in 2014 and 2015. Since I first learned about it, having interviewed Terry Shay, the creator of the celebration, I was compelled to make my mark, so here I am, my third year in, with another dotย  ๐Ÿ˜Ž Continue reading

UP! — TWO YEARS?! Wow, another BLOGVERSARY & Giveaway :)

ROCKBandTRIOIt’s true that time really does fly when you’re having fun…or is that “when you get old”? ๐Ÿ˜‰ Either way, I really can’t believe two years have gone by since I launched Writer Side UP! and Creativity Cookbook, and what’s the real fun of it is that you are travelling along with me ๐Ÿ˜€

I figured I’m not going to reiterate what I said last year, but the sentiments are pretty much the same. What I DO want to do is have a little giveaway to celebrate ๐Ÿ™‚ Continue reading