Monthly Archives: December 2009

Happy New Year!

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Came home last night after a wonderful and exhausting Christmas holiday.  Lots of family, lots of wine, cookies, chocolates, treats of all kinds, some wonderful gifts, lots of laughter and a huge lot of snow. The best part of all, …

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Happy Holidays!!

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So this is me signing off for the holidays. I wish you all the best of holiday seasons, whether you celebrate or not.  May all our days be filled with joy, peace, love, health and…if it’s not too much to …

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Preparing for Inspiration

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Hello from cloudy Ireland!It’s been an amazing few days.  I suppose I’m always amazed at how much I accomplish when I come up here to Anam Cara. But this time was even more ridiculously productive than usual.  I came here …

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and one more thing…

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Forgot to mention the next leg of Marcus’ blog tour is going on here right now.  It’s an interview with RossMagicHoward.  Go on.  What are you waiting for?                                                                                                                      (image by science.howstuffworks.com)

Gee, Mr Wizard, We Have a Winner!!

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Ladies and Gentlemen,The winner of today’s We Need to Talk about Kelvin quiz is Lane.  Congratulations!!!! Your signed book will be winging its way through the cosmos very soon. And here are the answers in bold: 1.  The scientists who …

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"We Need to Talk about Kelvin"

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Many of you know that I love science and love reading about science, especially when it’s hard to understand. (Go figure…) So I jumped at the chance to have an early look at Marcus Chown‘s new book, the cleverly titled …

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Random Thoughts for Today

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Given that with December comes a plethora ( a word I love to hate) of listings — the best this-and- that of the year, plus this December we get all those best-of-the-decade lists, too — I thought I’d put my …

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