Monthly Archives: August 2012

Down “Write” Funny Friday – In Defense of Ripped Bodices

     Tell me, exactly, how one ‘rips’ a bodice? Any Renaissance Faire junkie or historical writer who’s worth her knickers knows bodice parts contain some sort of kryptonite where ripping is concerned.  And isn’t that a contradiction of terms if … Continue reading

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On Whoopies and Writing

Creating a good whoopie is like creating good writing. You gotta start with a firm base. Work up a tempting middle. Finish strong. The first time I made whoopie, inexperienced as I was, the cakes turned out thin and flat. … Continue reading

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Betsy Norman

Betsy Norman is first and foremost a midwestern mom who bakes for the team and hollers the loudest to fully embarass her children at their sporting events. Check out the #proudmama hashtag on her Twitter feed for the latest accomplishments of her three … Continue reading

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