What's Afoot With Grace:
Jack Flash (giveaway, that is)!
December 10, 2017
‘Tis More Fun to Give…
December 3, 2017
Which is why we’re swapping holiday gift ideas, favorite charities, and wish list items on the blog this week. I’m doing three giveaways, the items chosen from among YOUR suggestions.
Over the ocean and through the woods…
November 26, 2017
Time for Some Sweetness
November 19, 2017
On the blog this week, I’m giving away a big old box of The Highland Chocolatier’s signature gourmet truffles and pralines, also talking about why I like this cold, dark time of year.
December 10, 2017 • Grace's Most Recent Blog Post
In my travels this week, I came across the concept of a ‘stopping cue.’ These are the zillion tiny signals dotting our lives that tell us to end an activity. Way back when, the five o’clock whistle would blow, and we’d down tools and head home. The sun would set, we’d go to bed. In print books, you have scene and chapter breaks, and at the very end you get those Dear Reader letters from your truly, but then… the book is over with. Time to let the dog out for last call and go … Continue reading
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“You don’t care for children?” Cromarty asked as the waitress moved off.
“I like children a lot,” Jane said, “but the rug rat will start bellowing here directly, as soon as Mom and Dad try to have an adult conversation. They’re always teething when they’re that small.”
The little family trundled by, the baby nothing more than a pink, sleepy face among soft blankets and padding.
“The bairnie’s too wee to teethe yet,” Cromarty said, his tone wistful. He turned a green-eyed gaze on Jane as she inhaled another bite of injera. “I admit to some puzzlement, Ms. DeLuca. You’re having bread with your bread and bread with your extra potatoes, and I heard mention of dessert. Are you the only American female who doesn’t fret about her weight?”