Plate Update: Threads, Sour Cream, and Storytime

I blinked and October was over. O.o. *waves* October’s full plate had a few squares of almond flour coffee cake because I enjoyed experimenting with/perfecting new flavors. πŸ˜€ Anyway, here’s a quick update on my full plate last month.Β πŸ˜‰ Pleasure read: Echoes of Mercy (three stars) Like Magic (three stars) Henry and the Chalk Dragon … More Plate Update: Threads, Sour Cream, and Storytime

Meet My New Project!

It’s been a very long time since I’ve started a brand new writing project that wasn’t a short story. πŸ˜‰ This November, even though I’m not officially doing NaNo, I’m taking advantage of the hype to work on writing a 30k word dystopian novella. (I guess that makes me a NaNoRebel…) Eeeeekk!! πŸ˜‰ (My username … More Meet My New Project!

Plate Update: Football, Christmas Cards, and Himalayas

So… this is late. πŸ˜€ I usually post my “Plate Update” (a quick review of what I accomplished/experienced off my “full plate” the month before) in the first week of a new month, but between that amazing Five Fall Favorites party and some other things I wanted to post last week… here we are. πŸ˜€ … More Plate Update: Football, Christmas Cards, and Himalayas

Happily Busy

First of all, HAPPPPPPYYY AUTUMN!!! I wore a sweater last week, and I can’t wait our weather is cool enough for that to become a regular thing. I love my sweaters. ❀ Even though I believe in letting autumn be autumn (and we’re slowly decorating the house with pretties), I’ve been working on a Christmas … More Happily Busy

Just Memes

You know those author bloggers who sometimes just drop a meme and call it a blog post? There are two main reasons this happens… The author doesn’t want to blog that day out of laziness, tiredness, or uninspiredness. The author spent their day writing, and therefore is out of words and should not have to … More Just Memes


“So, Kate, how is your book going?” *slides library book under couch* *minimizes Goodreads* *shuts tab with a video of a Food Network baker making a cake that looks like a pizza* *exits four Wikipedia tabs* Uh, I’ve been taking a little break. πŸ˜‰ Don’t worry, it hasn’t been all cake and research, I’ve been … More Standstill