A New Edition to the Family

Guess what!?!? Our family has grown by four paws! As an early birthday present, Charles and I adopted a kitten this past weekend. On Wednesday night, Charles and I made an appointment to visit with some kitties at a local shelter. We spent an hour at the shelter visiting with kitties. About a half hourContinue reading “A New Edition to the Family”

Deep Fried Oreos Recipe

Okay, so I had no idea deep fried Oreos were even an option, until my mom mentioned something about carnival food. When she mentioned deep fried Oreos, I immediately searched the internet for different recipes. After pulling various ingredients and tips from different recipes, I think I was able to come up with the perfectContinue reading “Deep Fried Oreos Recipe”

My Summer 2020 Bucket List Update

1. Write and post 200 blog posts… I have about 169 so far. 2. Finish first draft of my memoir. 3. Crochet a large blanket. ✔️ 4. Grow my plants and produce fruits, veggies and spices. (I have chives!) ✔️ 5. Visit the lake shore…. at least once. 6. Apply and receive my Family LifeContinue reading “My Summer 2020 Bucket List Update”

BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!… Now Available: Mackenzie Goes to Heaven Children’s Book

It’s finally here! I have officially written, illustrated and published my very first children’s book! To say I’m excited is certainly an understatement! Mackenzie Goes to Heaven is a children’s book, created for families who have gone through a pregnancy loss. It is designed to teach siblings and other children about the concept of miscarriageContinue reading “BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!… Now Available: Mackenzie Goes to Heaven Children’s Book”

My Most Popular Blog Post

Over my journey of blogging I have given you all a variety of blog post round ups that discuss my most liked, and viewed blog posts of that time. However, I have never actually shared with you my most popular blog post of all time. It took me awhile to go through my archives andContinue reading “My Most Popular Blog Post”

20 Things to Accomplish Before I Turn 30

As many of you know, I am super big on goal setting. I love setting goals for myself, and doing my best in trying to reach them. Recently, I was looking on Pinterest to see if I could find some inspiration of what to write, and this topic came up. I am always setting summerContinue reading “20 Things to Accomplish Before I Turn 30”

Goals for 2020 Check in

Wow! Can you believe we are already half way through 2020?! That’s crazy! To me it does not feel like July. In some ways I’m still kinds stuck on March because March is when this whole pandemic started, and life as we knew it was changed. Anyway, since we are half way through 2020, IContinue reading “Goals for 2020 Check in”

Out with the Old, and In with the New

Back in the beginning of April I planted some plants. Unfortunately none of them made it due to cold Michigan mornings, lack of sunlight and extra water. So, this past weekend I decided to try again. This is my mosquito plant, and I shall call him Chester. I have Chester right near my door toContinue reading “Out with the Old, and In with the New”

My Summer 2020 Bucket List

It’s almost Summertime! And that means it is time to set some goals and create my summer bucket list. So, here we go. My Summer 2020 Bucket List 1. Write and post 200 blog posts… I have about 140 so far. 2. Finish first draft of my memoir. 3. Crochet a large blanket. 4. GrowContinue reading “My Summer 2020 Bucket List”

My Dining Room Reveal!

Hello Friends! Last weekend, I did something pretty cool. My husband and I bought a new dining room table from Walmart. It took us most of Sunday to put it together, but we finally did it! I’m super excited for you to see my dining room! One of the first things we did after puttingContinue reading “My Dining Room Reveal!”

20 Things to do During This Pandemic

Is it just me, or is anyone else confused about what day it is? This pandemic is a very unique situation, and it can be easy to feel discouraged, depressed, angry and down. That is why I have compiled a list of 20 things to do while many of us are spending our time atContinue reading “20 Things to do During This Pandemic”

My Bedroom Reveal!

Tackling my bedroom was actually easier than I thought. I absolutely love the extra space and how it immediately felt like home! Decorating my bedroom has been super enjoyable. I was able to incorporate some old decor, as well as add a touch of new! I absolutely love the natural lighting, compared to our oldContinue reading “My Bedroom Reveal!”