I'm linking up with Mama Kat's Writer's Workshop today. I always love her weekly writing prompts - they often remind me of the things I've been meaning to write about or give me new ideas I hadn't thought of. Here are her prompts for this week: 1. 10 Lessons your child could teach you for … Continue reading 10 Favorite Summer Memories.
Last weekend my daughter's class had a late night field trip to the regional airport where we and a half billion other people (or a couple hundred, I'm not a mathmetician) crowded into the narrow hallway by the ticketing counter and waited for 2+ hours so we could greet some local veterans coming back from … Continue reading On Introversion, Social Anxiety and Made Up Words. #truth #servace #nofilter
It's Thursday so I must be linking up with Mama Kat's Writer's Workshop. This week's prompts are: 1. Write a blog post that ends with the line: maybe next time. 2. Book review! 3. Create a recipe that incorporates hard boiled eggs. 4. Tell us about the last time you saw a movie. 5. Share … Continue reading Spring Break in Florida in Photographs.
It seems to be a "focus on the little things" kind of week. I'm home with a dog recovering from surgery and while it's going well on the whole, I'm feeling very on guard basically 24/7 and very not getting much done in between. But Mama Kat wants to know 8 things I accomplished this … Continue reading 8 Things I Accomplished This Week
This is what February was like for me in a nutshell. Have we talked enough about how dumb this season has been? I have my reasons for being angsty about the season and I'm guessing you do, too. Today I'm sharing my ideas on how to battle the winter blahs and take back your sanity … Continue reading 7 Changes to Help Fight Against Winter Blahs.
Is February kicking anybody else in the teeth right now? I feel like I keep talking about this but I really do hate the winter and this one isn't being very nice to me. Or my car. Or my dog. I'm not saying Winter is to blame for all the cruddy things we've been dealing … Continue reading 5 Favorite Things Right Now.
One of the prompt's for this week's Writer's Workshop (hosted by the always brilliant Mama Kat) jumped out at me as being of critical importance. It's timely and perhaps controversial but now more than ever we have to talk about... candy. I know - it's bold of me to even go there and act like … Continue reading Let’s Talk About: Candy
I have a love / hate relationship with the snow but letsbehonest, it's mostly the hating part. Don't get me wrong - it all starts out fine: You look outside and see those white fluffy balls of magic falling and oh yeah, it's pretty great. Your Inner Olaf is there for it. The ground gets … Continue reading The 7 Stages of a Snow Day
Last year I created a vision board to set the tone for my year. Like every other blogger, I created a mantra / word for the year to go along with it: LESS IS MORE. I know it's more than one word, but you get the idea. Here are some of the things I wanted … Continue reading My 2018 Vision Board.