A fireside-even if only in the heart

A fireside-even if only in the heart

I love the picture of a warm fireside. I am a cold climate person… was born and lived with cold winters all my life. One of the things that freezing temperatures highlight is the comfort of a fireplace. Whether it includes the view of the fire or not, radiant...
Famous People of Hungarian Descent

Famous People of Hungarian Descent

There are many well known celebrities and people of accomplishment who have Hungarian roots. Wonder who they are? Hungarians – They Might Surprise You There are many more famous Hungarians than you might think, and some of your favorite celebrities might be...
Japanese Dolls

Japanese Dolls

I discovered this while researching information on Japanese dolls for this article. My Dad had brought back a number of dolls from his time in occupied Japan after World War II. We three girls inherited them and I have a fascination with them from their association...
Evernote Helps Organize

Evernote Helps Organize

I’ve been organizing my life. It is a twofold process, one with decluttering and getting rid of distractions; and two, organizing resources to best access what I need to keep and use. In my online/computer work, Evernote is proving invaluable. I started using...
How To Write A (Good) Blog Post

How To Write A (Good) Blog Post

Deconstruct a good blogpost: Catchy Headline Clear Photo (at least one, preferably Pinterest-worthy) Strong introduction Easy to scan information: headings and bullet lists help Good word flow in well written content These 5 points are the basics of a good blogpost....

Google Adsense Plugin Is A Success

I started using the plugin from google for adding Adsense to my site. The idea was to give it a couple weeks. And although coincidentally the spring is my most visited season on my garden site, the amount of income that came from using the plugin has proved that it...