New Year’s Resolutions

Ah yes, this post. I have to do it. I love new years resolutions. It gives you something to strive for, to look forward to. It helps give your existence a little meaning. It makes you feel that the year won’t be a waste. Of course setting the resolutions is only a small part, you…

Book Challenge of the Month! Jan. 2019

Happy New Year all! I am so ready for this year, especially for my reading challenge. So this year I thought I’d switch things up. Instead of me posting a book of the month I’m going to give you guys the choice of which book you want to read. Each month there will be a…

The Wolves of Winter: A Review

So my favorite type of book is quickly becoming the kind set in the wilderness. I can’t explain it but man versus nature is just so freaking interesting to read. With that being said this was a great read. There were a few things I didn’t like, mainly the male author’s take on a woman…

Books I’ve Read This Year

Photo credits: Hoang Bin at Pexels I did it! I hit my reading goal. I never thought it would be this much fun to challenge myself to read and read and read. I’m so glad I did because I have just fallen in love with reading all over again. All the worlds I’ve visited this…

Christmas Recap

This year we stayed home for Christmas, and by home I mean Oklahoma. We didn’t go see my family we just stayed around here and did our thing with my husband’s family. Christmas Eve we had the boys open gifts from us and my Nana. Cillian got Playdoh and some shoes, Felix got a rubber…

Christmas Traditions

Photo by PhotoMIX Ltd. from Pexels We all have Christmas traditions. When I was a kid ours were we would visit both sides of the family. We would visit my dad’s side on Christmas Eve. My Nana would host it at her house and we would all crowd into her tiny abode. We would eat…

My First Published Short Story!

When I saw my work in print for the first time I almost cried. I just can’t believe it! It’s just so crazy to me that it’s all starting to happen for me. My dreams are slowly coming true and the only other thing that can top this feeling is when I had my kids….

Oh What a Year It Has Been

Photo by Malte Lu from Pexels This year has been crazy. My little family and I have been through a lot. Where to even start? My children got a year older, it seems like it’s going by so fast. Next year the oldest will be starting school! I know he’ll love it because he loves…

Books I Couldn’t Finish

This year I set myself to read 60 books by the end of the year. I’m almost there but along the way there were a few that I started but I just couldn’t finish them for one reason or another. Here are the books that I just couldn’t make it through: This one was just…

My Favorite Christmas Songs

I have a playlist on my phone of all my favorite Christmas songs. I would definitely have to say though that Bing Crosby, in my opinion, just sounds like Christmas. You know how there are so many themes for Christmas? I feel like there are so many different interpretations of Christmas and my favorite is…