Chaos Chronicles


Random Thoughts on London 2012 #2: Ryan Lochte, Archery Rules & Misty and Kerry

Random Thoughts on London 2012 #2: Ryan Lochte, Archery Rules & Misty and Kerry

First full day o’ competition and that meant a full day of TV viewing. I can’t believe I’m saying this: there are almost too many sports and TV options. We were temporarily overwhelmed while we worked out our system of viewing/DVRing. We’ve hand to write out a channel cheat sheet for more efficient clicking. By [...]

Colorado Shooting, The Summer of Nagging, and Ann Curry: Chaos Chronicles 520

Colorado Shooting, The Summer of Nagging, and Ann Curry: Chaos Chronicles 520

Read the Full Story at Chaos Chronicles

Ralph Lauren! Katies Holmes! and What does the New York Times have against Moms? Chaos Chronicles Podcast 519

Ralph Lauren! Katies Holmes! and What does the New York Times have against Moms? Chaos Chronicles Podcast 519

Chaos Chronicles Podcast 519! The new show is up! Lian is back from vacation! And she got news, opinions, stories and an audio book give-away! Lian breaks down her three weeks off: Funerals, Fun and Mulch New Rounds-up: American Idol opportunity; Katies Holmes; Ralph Lauren’s Olympic gaffe and What  does the New York Times have [...]

Summer Reads! Rainy Day Books! Audio Book Give-away!

Summer Reads! Rainy Day Books! Audio Book Give-away!

You want books? You got books! Recommendations, Night Stand names and an Audio Book Give-away!   Over the last few weeks, I’ve done some heavy reading, a lovely way to pass the time on vacation. I’ve also done some heavy book-buying, in airports, at regulation book stores, even public library book sales.  To top off [...]

Katie Holmes! The Olympics! Covert Affairs! Random Post-Vacation Thoughts!

Katie Holmes! The Olympics! Covert Affairs! Random Post-Vacation Thoughts!

Back in the saddle after a couple of weeks of traveling. Been collecting some Random Thoughts over the llast few weeks and I thought I’d share: This year’s vacation theme: The Year of the Blueberry. Wow, the berries coming out of the Pac Northwest turned me into Veruca Salt. Vacation is great. Re-entry in hard. [...]

Fourth of July Recipes: Ice Cream Watermelon! Blueberry-Mint Lemonade! Watermelon, Feta and Arugula Salad!

Fourth of July Recipes: Ice Cream Watermelon! Blueberry-Mint Lemonade! Watermelon, Feta and Arugula Salad!

Hello from Bend, Oregon… Gearing up for the Fourth and I woke up with a start this morning, recalling that I had failed to repost my recipe for Lian’s Famous Ice Cream Watermelon! Oh, no!  Click here to be take to the Satellite Sisters site where there is a step by step photo how-to for [...]

Chaos Chronicles 518: Chaos Chronicles/Satellite Sisters Mash-ups

Chaos Chronicles 518: Chaos Chronicles/Satellite Sisters Mash-ups

It’s sort of a new podcast! You’ll have to listen to understand… Sun, 24 June 2012 Chaos Chronicles 518: Satellite Sisters/Chaos Chronicles Mash-up Lian explains why half the Chaos Chronicles is actually a Satellite Sisters! More chaos: Plus, TV News, How to be an Emcee and why would anyone buy Reille Hunter’s book Direct download: [...]

Write Outline, Host Gala & Fly to Boston: To Do List for Friday

Write Outline, Host Gala & Fly to Boston: To Do List for Friday

Hi, all… We received the sad news this week that my wonderful Uncle Harry had passed away suddenly. Uncle Harry was married to my Aunt Patty, my mom’s youngest sister. Aunt Patty and Uncle Harry and their 3 boys represented one-half of our “Boston Cousins.” My Aunt Virgina ( oldest sister) and her husband Uncle [...]

Do the Work Wednesday # 11: Re-Booting your Efforts

Do the Work  Wednesday # 11: Re-Booting your Efforts

I’ll admit it, the last six weeks of family issues ( aging parents with serious health issues) has wreaked havoc on my well-intentioned writing schedule. I thought I’d be done with my first draft of my next book by now. I’m not. Not even close. It’s hard to write comedy when your life is not [...]

What I learned in Middle School, Panini Generation update, Sandusky Trial: Chaos Chronicles 517

What I learned in Middle School, Panini Generation update, Sandusky Trial: Chaos Chronicles 517

Look at me! Friday afternoon podcast. Oh, yeah. Fri, 15 June 2012 Lessons from Middle School, the Sandusky Trial and Father’s Day Gifts: Chaos Chronicles 517 On the show this week: Panini Generation Update: transition not so smooth, thanks. Middle School Graduation Observations and What I Learned in Middle School In the news: The Sandusky [...]