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I’m Going to Ireland! The Swag Bag Blog Hop

I’m Going to Ireland! The Swag Bag Blog Hop

“Swaaaag? What’s that?” “You don’t know because you don’t have any,” I said with a smile. This was a real (and extremely brief) conversation between my husband and me, the other day. To be honest, I haven’t been totally clear on the meaning of SWAG because it’s used in so many different ways, but I’m still fairly certain that … Continue reading

Friday Randomness (August 8th)

Friday Randomness (August 8th)

Happy Friday! Here’s another blog post of things that I want you to know about, leading into the weekend! They’re random yet important (to me), so here we go: ♦ One of my posts is featured on Mom Favorites today! I would love for you to head over and check it out. :) Leave a comment too, if … Continue reading

Ten Thoughts Tuesday (The High School Edition!!)

Ten Thoughts Tuesday (The High School Edition!!)

1. Maggie started high school this week!! We are still homeschooling, but it’s HIGH SCHOOL, people! Transcripts and report cards and “credits” – it’s so strange. But it’s fun too! She is, thankfully, very internally driven and does not need me to encourage her to do her assignments. :) 2. We’re doing something different this year with … Continue reading

My Blog is Making Me Fat!

My Blog is Making Me Fat!

Okay, okay, not FAT but it sure feels that way sometimes. And no, I don’t throw that word around normally. Plus, it isn’t even totally my blog’s fault, but hey, it made for a catchy title, right? ;) Keep reading, this is not a whiny post – I have a point and (hopefully) a solution! When … Continue reading

Transparent Tuesday ~ My Tiny Kitchen

I’m really happy to be joining in a link-up started by my friend, Melissa of Our Growing Roots. The theme is Transparency and Authenticity, and the “rules” are quite flexible. :) Basically, share a photo or post that displays something you wouldn’t normally feel too great about showing to the world. In my case, that’s my kitchen. … Continue reading

Friday Randomness (July 18th)

Good morning! I have several random things to share today, so welcome to my scattered thoughts. ;) I announced the winners of the Wet Bags *Giveaway* on my Facebook page a little while ago, so head on over to see if you WON! I am working on my blog right now! :D Looking into changing themes/designs, … Continue reading

Weekend Writing #6 ~ City

Weekend Writing #6 ~ City

Welcome! Each weekend this summer (June – August) I will be sharing a photo and then challenging myself and you to write a story, essay, or poem, in 200 words or less, using the photo I provide as the motivation. It can be as funny, thought-provoking, or serious as you like. In each week’s post, I will share my entry in block … Continue reading