I had a great spring break. I got caught up on my embroidery, I was able to get out a few blog posts, I read a couple books, and I watched all the movies in the Conjuring universe. I even extended my break another week because why not? I read some more, did more embroidery and took the kids camping. Sometimes you do the … Read More Back to Reality
Hello all! Another month, another reading challenge! This month’s challenge brings with it a bit of nostalgia: A book you were supposed to read in high school but didn’t. My challenge book this month will be Lord of the Flies by William Golding. When I was in high school this book was on the assigned reading list but I never read it because I didn’t go … Read More Book Challenge of the Month (July 2019)
The hubby and I took the boys to Martin Nature Park in Oklahoma City. There’s a cute little playground for the kids to get out some energy. There’s a visitor center that is air conditioned to give you a break from the heat as well as educate you on the weather, animals and plant life in the park. This is one of my favorites … Read More Toddlers Around Town
It’s that time of year! Well at least here in the southern part of the states it is. It is warm outside and I gotta tell you I have a love/hate relationship with summer. On the one hand, I get to wear shorts and sandals, the boys can play outside and the nights are pleasant. On the other hand it’s hot. I absolutely hate … Read More Summer Makeup Looks
I thought I would start the year off slow and do something simple first. I made lasagna. I’ve never made lasagna before because it looked really intimidating to make. There are so many steps and so many ingredients and it takes a long time to make it. Well I was right. I found a recipe on Pinterest and got all the ingredients at the store. … Read More The New Thing I Tried This Month (Jan. 2019)
Photo by Jeswin Thomas from Pexels As I’ve gotten older, and out of my parents house, I’ve discovered that there are many ways to top a Christmas tree. (Obviously) We would always top our tree with a star because I was raised in a Christian household. The star on top of the tree represents the star that God put into the sky the night … Read More What Tops Your Tree?
This isn’t a post I normally do but I thought it would be fun. I love makeup and I have so many eye shadow palettes it would be a crime to not show them off. Fall is my favorite time for makeup because of all the dark colors. I prefer to wear heavier makeup than light so the fall and winter are the best … Read More Fall Makeup Looks!