London – Part 1: Sightseeing

Time to add some of the wanderlust element to the blog! Today kicks off a 4 part series on our trip to London, starting today with Part 1: Sightseeing! See what we thought about some of the popular sights as well as discover some hidden gems we visited!

Becoming – Book Review

Becoming by Michelle ObamaPublished by: CrownPublish Date: November 13, 2018Genre(s): autobiography, memoir, nonfiction, politicsHB&W Rating: 5 StarsView on GoodreadsBuy on Amazon: Hardback, Kindle I grew up with a disabled dad in a too-small house with not much money in a starting-to-fail neighborhood, and I also grew up surrounded by love and music in a diverse … Continue reading Becoming – Book Review

My Cancer Story

As you may or may not know, I am a breast cancer survivor.  It's a big part of my life story, and on this day, the day that marks me as three years cancer-free, I thought I would share my story with you. Back in February of 2015, I went in for a routine Pap.  … Continue reading My Cancer Story

Autumn Walks Reboot

Hi everyone! I hope everyone has been enjoying the holidays! We had a pretty low-key Christmas here, with my mom and step-dad out for a visit.  Santa came and went, and so did the flu-bug, I’m afraid.  But alas, we are all well again and ready to ring in 2019! I’m just popping in real … Continue reading Autumn Walks Reboot

Letters From Santa

Wow! What a month! Since posting my free Fir Tree Washcloth pattern last month, I've been busy focusing on market prep and holidays and more importantly, spending time with my family.  That's what it is all about, after all! The other day, I posted a picture of my Christmas tree on Instagram and talked about our … Continue reading Letters From Santa

Fir Tree Washcloth

Hello and happy November everyone!  With the start of this month, many are already thinking of gifts for the upcoming holiday season, and if you're a maker, then this is probably a busy time of year for you.  So I'm here to help with a quick make that is a great gift for those last … Continue reading Fir Tree Washcloth