Author Archives: Fannie Cranium

About Fannie Cranium

Writing since she could first hold a pen, Tracy Perkins formed her alter ego, "Fannie Cranium" at the suggestion of her husband. Tracy understands smiling makes people wonder what she’s been up to.

All In The Family

One hour after sunrise on Sunday morning, my better half asked me on a coffee date. We’d had a huge storm the night before. Sixty mile-per-hour winds, fallen trees, spotty power outages, flashing traffic lights and power lines draping across … Continue reading

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Teepa Snow, A Positive Approach

Originally posted on The Blog of Funny Names:
Greetings funny names fans! Welcome to a new year. Today we meet Teepa Snow. I first discovered Teepa on YouTube watching one of her training videos for dementia care. It was her…

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Happy New Year

Welcome to the new year. The days are growing longer in the northern hemisphere. May your blogging be inspired. Enjoy your weekend! Ciao, Fannie

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The New Year is Only a Few Days Away

With the new year only a few days away, I found myself thinking about the end of the Big Bang Theory. Since I don’t watch television but live through my friends, it got me to thinking wouldn’t it be funny … Continue reading

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I’ll be away from the web next week celebrating Christmas with my family. To the rest of you around this lovely planet, enjoy a wonderful week. If you’re hungry, I made Chocolate Bourbon Cake, help yourself. 😉 There’s no such … Continue reading

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A Special Edition: A Cup of Christmas Tea Remembered

It’s mid-December. All of the end of year activities and traditions: baking, Christmas cards, seeing friends and family, sharing stories, decorating, and of course, celebrating the season. I love this time of year. Yeah, it’s here, there, everywhere—since August if … Continue reading

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Earl Nightingale, the Fifth

Originally posted on The Blog of Funny Names:
Happy holidays funny names fans! For those last minute shoppers, let’s do a little warm up to inspire your shopping trip. How about a few deep knee bends. 1 . . .…

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