Home Turf

**Disclaimer: The pic is of some cows that got loose outside of our home. The prompt for today is Home Turf: Name five things in your house that make it a home. For me, it isn’t the “things” in my house that make it a home. Sure, I can tell you that the hundreds of…

Paying It Forward

“This world needs as much kindness as it can get. I’m participating in this ‘Pay It Forward’ Initiative: The first five people that comment on this post with ‘I’m in’ will receive a surprise from me at some point this year (2015), anything – a book, a ticket, something home-grown, homemade, a postcard, any surprise!…

Candy Crush, Oh My!

**Disclaimer: The pic is not mine. I found it on the internet, using “Candy Crush Saga” as my search words.   It’s official. I am addicted. Hi, I’m Marcy and I’m a Candy Crush Saga addict. It has been eight hours since I’ve last played. I’ve been stuck on Level 50 for two days now.…

Profanity, Why Use It?

**Dislcaimer:  None of the memes are of my making. I found them on the internet.   Profanity… Why use it? I recently read a post that discourages profanity. The author states “…perhaps that is the best reason to pay the most attention to when and where and why we drop these words: the more they…

My Audience!

Thursday, September 10, 2015 Who is my audience? Who do I want to see my writing? Honestly, I’m not too sure. I suppose I’m writing to the girl in her 30’s (or older… or younger) who is a self-proclaimed nerd and recovering alcoholic with a couple of kids and an awesome boyfriend. Me, basically. The…

My Title and Tagline

My original title was marcy’spageblog. Very unoriginal. I’m not very good at being original, though. Twice in the past week, I have introduced myself (gasp! new people!) as “Marcy with a Y”. A lot of people misspell my name. For over 30 years my own grandmother spelled my name “M A R C I E”.…

An Introduction

I’m attempting the Blogging 101 course provided by WordPress. I received an email a few minutes ago and I’m to write and publish a “who I am and why I’m here” post. First off, my name is Marcy. I’m a mom, a girlfriend, a daughter, a sister, amongst many other things to many other people.…

Series of Haiku

Series of Haiku Haikus can be fun, If you can count to seven; It’s for anyone! Frodo Fuzzy mutt, so sweet canine paws click on the floor, best kisses ever   Night Sky once blue, now gray Orange and yellow, quiet Day is done, bedtime     My Girl Pretty angel, sigh Eyes the color…