The Literary Heroine Blog Party

Kellie Falconer of the lovely blog, Accordion to Kellie, is throwing a magnificent blog party!  Up until a couple of weeks ago, I had no idea how a blog party worked.  Though I'm still very much a novice in the whole "blog party" business, I am quite enjoying my very first introduction to it!  It's … Continue reading The Literary Heroine Blog Party

A Few of My Favorite Things

Christmas time has come upon us again!!  I'm not sure about your house, but mine is filled with wrapping paper, gingerbread, Christmas lights and stockings.  I am truly convinced that (like the carollers have always told us) Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year!  Little things keep delighting me this season, and I … Continue reading A Few of My Favorite Things


Last night, I was watching the special features for The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn. Jamie Bell, the actor who played Tintin in the show, was saying how honored he was to be playing a role loved by so many people for generations. He said that Tintin has been his hero for years. … Continue reading Hero