JoJoisms

It’s official! The Big Book of JoJoisms has a registered copyright!

I’ve been writing since I was about 9 years old.  I’m now a post menopausal writer who has to color her gray more often so that’s a LOT OF YEARS! I had never thought about getting a copyright until I began putting my JoJoisms on the mugs we are now selling under the MugXpressions by Grape […]

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Chronic Illness Secret: Unexplained Bumps and Bruises, Cuts and Scratches

There are so many things nobody tells you when you are diagnosed with a chronic illness.  Doctors certainly don’t tell you these things. These are chronic illness secrets: things you only discover by talking to others who have chronic illness.  After 35yrs of dealing with this, you’d think nothing would surprise me anymore, but you’d be […]

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My Purple Movie

This is a funny video I put up on YouTube that shares my purple obsession:

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Feeding my obsession

My friends and family feed my purple passion!  This CHRISTmas I received a small plum colored flashlight in my stocking and a dark purple gorgeous scarf from my dd. Aren’t they wonderful? I also got a purple mouse from my son, but we haven’t installed it yet. My current mouse is not only UNpurple, but […]

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Here’s your purple sign!

I have always loved the color purple…Mom said from the time I was born.  Several years ago, I became a little obsessive about it. I only wear purple.  Every day I wear something that is purple.  Now my glasses are purple too. I have a purple purse, wallet, water bottle, pens, pads of paper, etc.  […]

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My Grape Enabler

Hi, my name is JoJo and I’m a purple addict.  I have been purple 51 years and I don’t want to be cured. My dh is my purple enabler.  As a matter of fact, my entire family is.  Along with all the purposeful purple gifts I’ve been given over the years, I’ve been given the […]

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Grape Expectations

If you haven’t noticed yet, pretty much everything I own is purple.  All my websites are purple and I wear purple every day.  A while back I started a website and Facebook fan page for purple lovers. I also made this video.  It’s actually the very first video I ever made.  It has my traditional […]

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The Pink iPhone Cover Caper

As you read a few days ago, my husband bribed me into stepping into the 21st Century and getting an iPhone to replace my ancient, purple, flip phone.  The flip phone was shutting off, wouldn’t click through to text messages, couldn’t find it’s way to voice mail and was generally acting like an old man […]

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As the iPhone Turns: Beginnings

As the iPhone Turns continues with this episode. After all that work I did to find that the back up had already done its job on its own, my dh took over to activate my new iPhone for me. Mr. Techie, who said using the phone was EASY, had a terrible time setting it up.  […]

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Stepping into the 21st Century

It is with trepidation that I take my first steps into the 21st Century of cell phone service.  My dh finally talked me into giving up my old purple flip phone in favor of a smart phone-more specifically, an iPhone. Unfortunately, my old purple flip phone isn’t so grape anymore. It was shutting itself off […]

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