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The Shack: A Review

Okay so, WOW. I really really loved this book. I’m not a very religious person but this touched my heart for sure. Here’s a recap on the plot: Mackenzie Allen Philips’ youngest daughter, Missy, has been abducted during a family vacation, and evidence that she may have been brutally murdered is found in an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. Four years later … Read More The Shack: A Review

Fall Eats: Thanksgiving Edition

Well it has come and gone, the mother of all feasts. Nothing beats Thanksgiving dinner. This year we all chipped in and made a few dishes of our own.   I made green bean casserole and cauliflower stuffing. Hubby made cranberry sauce from scratch. We had regular stuffing, lil smokeys, cajun chicken, turkey breast and so many other dishes. There was broccoli casserole, candied … Read More Fall Eats: Thanksgiving Edition

Thankful

Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels You can’t get through November without doing one of these posts, I mean you could if you weren’t grateful I guess. I have a lot to be thankful for so I thought I’d share. I am thankful that I have a lot of things that some people don’t. Such as clean, hot running water, electricity, heat, food and clothes. … Read More Thankful

My Struggle with Codependency

Photo by Min An from Pexels The thing about being codependent is you don’t know you are until someone points it out to you. When I was a kid I was the one who took care of my younger brother and sisters. My mom figured out that by the time I was twelve I could do pretty much all the things she could. I … Read More My Struggle with Codependency

Fall Eats: Pho Hieu

This fall eats is brought to you by Pho Hieu. We had been wanting try this place for a while and we are so glad we did! It was so good and pho is the perfect fall food. It was in a little shopping center and it was pretty hopping for a Saturday night. They had mellow instrumental music that got Marc and I … Read More Fall Eats: Pho Hieu

5 Recipes You Can Make in 20 Minutes or Less

For me fall is cool weather, comfy clothes, pretty colors and FOOD. I love food, it doesn’t always love me but I’m not going to give up on our relationship. As a mom I love finding quick and delicious recipes, when you have boy children you have to feed them fast. These are some that I found over the years that are easy to … Read More 5 Recipes You Can Make in 20 Minutes or Less

Authors I Think You Should Check Out

I love reading about other people’s favorite authors. I’m always looking for that next amazing book and author who can provide that for me. I know that everyone has different tastes and preferences but when I read about how a certain story by a particular author changed someone’s perspective or made them feel all the feels or just thoroughly entertained them I gotta check … Read More Authors I Think You Should Check Out

Fall Eats: Wing It! Fusion Cafe

I told y’all this month is going to be all about food. This time I went to one of my favorite restaurants called Wing It! Fusion Cafe. Back in the day when it first got started it was just called Fusion Cafe. This restaurant holds a special place in my heart not because I love the food, but because I used to work there … Read More Fall Eats: Wing It! Fusion Cafe

A to Z Bookish Tag

  I saw that https://thehauntedwordsmith.wordpress.com/ did this tag so I thought it would be fun to do. Author you’ve read the most books from: Either Robert Cormier, Cassandra Clare or Stephen King Best Sequel Ever: Rebel Angels, The Gemma Doyle Trilogy by Libba Bray Currently Reading: The Haunting of Hill House and The Shack Drink of Choice While Reading: Coffee, duh. E-reader or Physical Book? Physical book. I like … Read More A to Z Bookish Tag

Dream Series #7

I’ve had quite a few memorable dreams lately. I think my subconscious is trying to distract me from all the stress. Photo credit: skitterphoto.com One dream I had I was friends with a Barbie and she was going on tour and wanted me to go with her. That one I didn’t have to look up to know why I dreamt that one. One of … Read More Dream Series #7

28 Things I’ve Learned in 28 Years

I wasn’t going to do a post on my birthday but my sister in law, Sarah gave me the idea for this post so here we go: When people tell you to wait to have kids, listen to them. They know what they’re talking about. They’re not mean or irrational, they’re telling you the truth you need to hear. Don’t ever try to mold … Read More 28 Things I’ve Learned in 28 Years

Tomorrow Is My Birthday

Tomorrow I will be turning 28. I’m not even sure how I feel about it. I feel like I’m at a weird place in my life. I’m not young anymore, I have some major responsibilities. I’ve learned a lot of things so I know better when it comes to most things. I finally know what I want out of life. I also still feel … Read More Tomorrow Is My Birthday