Month: October 2013

Daily Prompt- Trick or Treat, and Halloween “Hi”

Today's Daily Prompt from The Daily Post reads: If bloggers had their own Halloween and could go from blog to blog collecting “treats,” what would your blog hand out? You can see the prompt and other answers here. After some careful thought, I decided that I would hand out coffee. You'd totally come visit if … Continue reading Daily Prompt- Trick or Treat, and Halloween “Hi”

Pearl Jam: Hartford, Connecticut

I wanted to tell you all about my AWESOME weekend but I have to disclose that it's 10:42 p.m. exactly as I type this first sentence-- which is late for an old lady like me, so we'll see how it goes. You may run into typos and terrible grammar, but I'm just going to barf … Continue reading Pearl Jam: Hartford, Connecticut

Asteroids and Space Junk: The Countdown Begins!

Did anybody read this article from CNN last week: “Big asteroid buzzes past Earth and will again”? Apparently, while our own NASA was shutdown thanks to Congress, Ukranian astronomers discovered an asteroid which they named “2013 TV135. Called “one of the most dangerous asteroids on record,” this big guy “zipped close by Earth last month.” … Continue reading Asteroids and Space Junk: The Countdown Begins!

Book Review: Ranger Martin and The Zombie Apocalypse

Zombie Zealots! Fans of The Walking Dead! Adventure Lovers! Have I found a book for you! I've been honored with a first read of Jack Flacco's new novel, Ranger Martin and The Zombie Apocalypse and I'm so excited to share with you, but I don't want to spoil it! I've never done a book review before and frankly, I'm a … Continue reading Book Review: Ranger Martin and The Zombie Apocalypse

“Passed” vs. “Past”

Today a co-worker asked me whether you ran something "past" someone, or ran it "passed" someone. After a google search and a minor debate, we decided that we "ran something by" someone. Avoidance of grammar rules is always the easiest route. Tonight I thought I'd delve into that question a little. To all of you … Continue reading “Passed” vs. “Past”

Breaking Bad Withdrawal- “Jesse Pinkman Lives” Fan Fiction

I'm not sure about all of you out there in Blogtropolis, but I'm missing Breaking Bad. Yeah, The Walking Dead premiered Sunday night and it was good (not great, in my opinion), but despite TWD, Scandal and my other favorite shows premiering, as well as Knicks preseason, the NFL (including the Jets being better than the Giants so … Continue reading Breaking Bad Withdrawal- “Jesse Pinkman Lives” Fan Fiction

Mommy Guilt- A Guest Post by Kate

Kate, one of my favorite bloggers at Did that Just Happen Blog, has honored me by writing a post for me to share here at WOAW.  I love Kate's blog because she's personal, witty, and honest--three attributes I strive for here.  Please click over and explore her blog (which is currently Halloween themed and awesome!). … Continue reading Mommy Guilt- A Guest Post by Kate