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December 2018 Recap – Ending the Year Strong

December 2018 Recap - Ending the Year Strong

Check out my post from this day last year: 2018 New Year’s Resolutions – All About Healing and Growth It’s 2019, y’all. Seriously, what? December was a blur, as it often is. And the start of the year, like every start of the year since my son was born SEVEN years ago (again, what?!), was […]

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TBB Asks: Giving Thanks Edition

While I was  eagerly awaiting the Fall Swap Box reveal over at Happy Pretty Sweet, I saw this link-up and just had to get in on the fun. Just a little more Fall love to go around. Also, I am feeling that Fall spirit this year, ya know? Here are the questions from TBB Asks: […]

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Mid-Year Review – Getting Goals Accomplished!

I wrote New Year’s Resolutions this year, and even though normally this is like writing a list of things I want and then tossing said list into a deep dark pit, this year I have been determined to make serious change. This Year So Far: Finish my novel – I trashed the novel that I started writing […]

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A Few of My Favorite Things – Like the Song, Try Getting That Out of Your Head

I don’t always follow my own tenets for joyful living, but one of the things that I have started is taking time to acknowledge the things that make me joyful. Whether it’s something big, like my beautiful children, or something small like a nice perfume or nail polish, I take a moment and show gratitude […]

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Coffee and Cake Catch Up: The Seattle Edition

When I was younger, I went with my mom everywhere. We used to visit my grandfather, we’d go to her bookkeeping job, and we’d go shopping. And we talked a lot too. Something that always sticks in my mind, from those day, is the way she’d “cup of coffee” which sounded a lot more like […]

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Collection of Now: The End of Fall and Start of Winter

This is the first edition of my Collection of Now series! OK, so technically Winter doesn’t start for another three weeks. To me Winter starts on December 1st, so I’m celebrating it on Saturday. I’m making a conscious effort to get into the Christmas spirit because I know that if I don’t make it happen, […]

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