MY WORD FOR THE YEAR: BLOOM

Truthfully, I find the whole “word of the year” thing a little hokey. New Years Resolutions are made to be broken – a whole year is too long to commit to in normal times, nevermind in the middle of a never-ending pandemic. I’m going to change 800 times between now and next December, as willContinue reading “MY WORD FOR THE YEAR: BLOOM”

What I’ve Been Reading Lately

We’re already halfway through the month of January and my reading life for 2021 is in full swing, thanks to homeschooling and bedtime reading. I’m joining along with Anne @ Modern Mrs Darcy to share what I’ve been reading over the last month. Books I’ve Finished Recently Calico Bush by Rachel Field Only the NamesContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading Lately”

6 Keto Recipes Rocking my January.

I’m linking up with Mama Kat’s World Famous Writer’s Workshop this week. All the cool kids are doing it. Head to her blog to see more posts about the following topics this week: 1. Share a favorite recipe you’ve been loving lately.2. Write about what helps you stay motivated during these unprecedented times?3.  Write aContinue reading “6 Keto Recipes Rocking my January.”

6 Things I Want to Accomplish This Fall

Kat @ Mama Kat’s Losin It wants to know 6 things I’m hoping to accomplish this fall (it’s one of 6 prompts for her pretty much world famous Writer’s Workshop. It feels weird to make plans or goals in a year that has been notoriously filled with uncertainty and change – but let’s see ifContinue reading “6 Things I Want to Accomplish This Fall”

The Difference A Year Makes.

One of Mama Kat’s prompts for this week’s Writer’s Workshop is to look back on a blog posts from this time last year and compare how things are different now… I know, right? I don’t think 2019 Jen could even fathom 2020 Jen’s life and that’s okay because I wouldn’t wish it on my worstContinue reading “The Difference A Year Makes.”

WWW Wednesday | August 26th

It’s Wednesday so it’s time for WWW Wednesday. This is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words, where you answer three questions: What did you recently finish? What are you currently reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Miraculously I actually have enough to update you with since lastContinue reading “WWW Wednesday | August 26th”

WWW Wednesday | August 19, 2020

I thought I’d hop in on WWW Wednesday this week. This is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words, where you answer three questions: What did you recently finish? What are you currently reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Last Read The last book I finished was TheContinue reading “WWW Wednesday | August 19, 2020”

wordless wednesday | pictures of june

When I look back on this time someday, these are the things I hope to remember. Not how Facebook was driving me crazy or how much I hate group texts or how much I miss that sense of normalcy that we’ve always taken for granted. I want to remember the beautiful moments that we foundContinue reading “wordless wednesday | pictures of june”