I hope you're all doing well.
I just wanted to let you know that I've finished copy/pasting Steve S and James's posts and will hopefully have free sites up for them soon. I will keep you updated via various channels - emails for those of you whose contacts I have, as well as via Twitter and by asking some of you who are in contact with other OSers, to help spread the word.
Just so you know, if you ever commented on a James post, I'm going to be including the…Continue
A few days ago, I posted here about what to do about those (all too many) OSers who have passed and whose work may now disappear forever from the internet, with the shutting down of Our.
I got some wonderful comments on that post, both kind messages addressed to me, and profound thoughts regarding what to do about our OS dead.
Ultimately, here is what I've decided, personally:
Since I was closest to these two dearly departed, I'm going to do sites for…Continue
It's been a while since I've posted here. Life has taken me in some different directions, but I was always comforted to know that Our Salon was there, and that I could go back and lurk or even one day maybe chime in. I was shocked to get the message that this place is shutting down - but I understand. I see lots of people thanking Lorianne and I want to do that, too.
Thanks, Lorianne, for all of your hard work, and for giving us a refuge, a place to make our own, and a…Continue
My secret weapon was a little wooden train.
I ordered it from IKEA, along with a shoe rack for our hallway. It was cheap, colorful, and compatible with my son Julien’s Brio track, and my plan was to keep it in my purse, still packaged, to pull out when things got really hard.…Continue
My header and background were thought up by me, but since I am just horrendous at drawing, the boyfriend very kindly drew the pictures, and helped put it online, while I sat around complaining and periodically snapping photos of our cat. I love you, D! Thanks!