Archive for May, 2009

Look in Your Own Back Yard

Posted by dianne on May 31, 2009 in Blog | No comment

Beautiful weather has finally reached the Midwest. It is time to get out an enjoy it all. At the very end of last summer I did something breathtaking. Finally after living in Chicago all my life, I took the Chicago Architecture Foundation river boat tour. My cousin, Jane, was the docent and taught me more


Posted by dianne on May 22, 2009 in Blog | No comment

Welcome to the Ice the Burnout blog. I am so glad you are here. If you would like to order your own copy of Ice the Burnout, email me at

I love this blog!

Posted by dianne on May 15, 2009 in Blog | No comment

I recently started reading Christine Kane’s blog. She is a very creative lady–an author, song writer, singer and speaker. This post on her blog is excellent for anyone who wants to get his or her groove back!

Mother’s Day Tribute – Things My Mom Did Rightf

Posted by dianne on May 4, 2009 in Blog | 2 comments

Mom made me feel special. When I was four years old, my big sister went to afternoon kindergarten, and my little brother took an afternoon nap. That meant I had Mom all to myself and she made that time very special. We had tea parties in the kitchen. She would call my toy telephone from