Category Archives: Family

Guest Author Scott Collins

Today my guest is author Scott Collins. Scott and I met on Facebook through mutual friends when he asked how we find books. He also hoped to find other avenues of exposure, so I gladly offered to have him visit … Continue reading

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Hour Power

The question posed this week is: If a typical day suddenly included and extra hour, what would we do with the time? For the previous 20 years I would have had an easy answer: Sleep When I had teenagers, a … Continue reading

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With a Song in My Heart

The question posed this week is for us to pick a song that describes our year so far. What a year this has been! It’s been one family crises on top of another. “My Way” does NOT fit. I refuse, … Continue reading

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Return of Author David Parmelee

Welcome Back, Writer/ Author David Parmelee! David was one of my first guests when I joined 4F, 1H. I asked him to join us because he had just had his first novel published. It is based on actual events during … Continue reading

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Heartfelt Suffering

We are asked to discuss Spring Allergies this week and, well, I don’t suffer from them. Never mind, I do suffer from them because everyone around me suffers from them. [I do have medication and food allergies which are a … Continue reading

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Review and Recommendation: The Septimus Heap Series

It’s a “Free Week” at 4F,1H and it also happens to be Holy Week, the week before Easter. For me, that means plenty of house and food prep. This year finds me doing less and moving slower than I normally … Continue reading

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Reading and Riding

This week the question is: What do you keep in your car? I suggested this topic before my recent accident and found that I carried more than I ever imagined, which I learned  as we had to quickly remove all … Continue reading

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