I'm linking up again with Mama Kat's World Famous Writer's Workshop. Albeit, I'm linking up a little late - but hopefully you won't mind. This week Mama Kat asked: 4. What was your favorite song when you were 16 years old…is it still a favorite? According to my calculator, I was 16 in 1998. Remember … Continue reading 5 Songs I Loved When I Was 16.
I really didn't mean to go so long without posting anything other than the occasional tag. It seems like life is determined to keep me busy - not with anything necessarily bad or strange, just life stuff. Before I get sucked into the Time Vortex again, here are some thing I forgot to tell you … Continue reading 5 Recent Instagram Posts, Now With Full Stories.
Now that Halloween is behind us, it's time to obsess over the upcoming Winter holidays. Obviously we're going to skip right over Thanksgiving because here in America, we're more concerned with commercialistic holidays like Black Friday, Christmas and Christmas Bonus Time (You know I'm kidding right? Thanksgiving is awesome and there should always be pumpkin … Continue reading 8 things my kids have asked me for recently.
I'm having a weird reading month (or months) as I can't seem to commit to any books outright. It's not uncommon for me to read two or three books at once but usually one of them is a clear front runner and takes up most of my time. Right now I'm reading many, many books … Continue reading 6 Books I’m Reading Right Now
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.