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Profanity . . . it’s what’s for the lunch room

Monday, 26 July 2010  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Recently, I had the opportunity to help cook for an appreciation luncheon at the nearby high school. At the same time as the luncheon, there were kids helping with some...

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A Lifetime of Emotions . . . for our characters.

Tuesday, 20 July 2010  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Today, my son’s birthday, I’ve been reflecting all morning about the miracles that touch us through our lifetimes. My son was diagnosed with cancer four days after his fifth birthday....

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Formula . . . The Bones of Your Story

Friday, 2 July 2010  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Okay, well, coffee will never be the same again *shudders*. This morning’s coffee is Starbuck’s skinny, sugar free, caramel latte. I might as well be sipping air, in my opinion...

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You know, someone has to die . . . when swords are involved.

Friday, 25 June 2010  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Okay, it’s Friday and I’m having plain coffee with vanilla creamer. Oh, the wasted calories *dreams of a Starbuck’s line*.  Anywhoo, someone has to die today. In my novel, that...

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Okay . . . this was fun.

Friday, 25 June 2010  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

 Cookies with Starbuck’s Carmel Macchiato sounds delish! brenda’s Result: Cookies on quiz: What Kind of Writerly Snack Are You? Who: The bakers. The mellow. The “I’ve got nothing to prove...

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A Moment of Quiet, Please.

Wednesday, 21 April 2010  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Okay, today’s coffee is Starbuck’s Caramel Macchiato, which brings back memories of how my husband and I became more than friends one lazy Sunday morning.  Of course, since this blog...

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My week in the Dark

Monday, 29 March 2010  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Okay, today’s coffee is Starbuck’s Dark Cherry Mocha (nonfat milk of course).  I have to say it’s not bad, but I’m a caramel fan.  Anyway, I sat watching the Monday...

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Time to put the baby to bed . . . for now.

Thursday, 4 March 2010  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Well, I’ve kind of ignored posting for awhile for good reasons.  Life.  Since it’s not the morning, I’m not drinking coffee but a Gallo Cabernet.  Yummy.  Totally fruity, I must...

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English Lyrics to Numa Numa song

Thursday, 18 February 2010  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

I thought I would post the English lyrics, so that if anyone cared, (okay, only one six-year-old girl does) we’d know what the heck they were singing. Here they are:...

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Numa Numa Song

Saturday, 6 February 2010  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Below I posted a song six-year-old Annika made me play until bedtime last night over and over and over again. This is a Romanian group (O-zone) who were very popular...

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