It’s Time: Apply For Early Access to Your Own .blog Domain Name

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If you’ve been looking for the perfect address for your blog, it’s about to get even easier. Millions of new .blog domain names (like will be available this November — and starting today, you can apply to secure your own domain name. Just go to and apply… Continue reading It’s Time: Apply For Early Access to Your Own .blog Domain Name

Not doing

He did not say anything and listened to the weight of the surf falling on the hard wet sand in the night. — Ernest Hemingway, The Garden of Eden Each day of the past week, I sat on a deck on Pamlico Sound in Frisco, North Carolina, watching wind puff across water. Monday and Tuesday, the wind … Continue reading Not doing

Butterfly watch

It’s Sunday morning and I’m under my tree again. These past days have been hot ones, but under the dogwood, I’m able to stay cool. This is my favorite place to be on weekends — in a camp chair, in the shade of my favorite tree, observing the garden. A few minutes ago, from the … Continue reading Butterfly watch

Boggle love

I shouldn’t be as proud as I am of this, especially since I’m usually competing against my 10- and 12-year old children, but I am the reigning Boggle champion in our household. I ❤️ Boggle. I get into it. Every time we sit down to play, I wonder, “Will this be the time I lose … Continue reading Boggle love