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. … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … Continue reading My 2018 Vision Board.
In case you haven’t already met him: This is my dog, Doctor E. Or Doc for short. Or sometimes: “Oh my god, shut up, we get it – the mail … Continue reading 5 Halloween Costumes Ideas for Your Dog
the hazy glow of summertime has nearly reached its end though the sweet taste of ice cream is still on our lips the fairy wings of summer are put … Continue reading an ode to the summer: because all good things must come to an end
When people ask me how long we’ve lived in Wisconsin, I quickly consider the age of my daughter before responding and it always catches me by surprise. We’ve lived here … Continue reading Don’t Blink: Her 8th Birthday
I’m linking up with Mama Kat’s writers workshop again this week. Her 5th prompt jumped out at me pretty much right away: Your summer vs. Your kids summer. I’m probably not alone … Continue reading My Summer vs. My kids’ Summer
I first read The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood in college. Okay fine, I read part of it – the whole novel wasn’t required for the class I read it … Continue reading 7 Brilliant Quotes from Margaret Atwood.