What's Hap-Pinning Wednesday

What’s Hap-Pinning Wednesday

admin / November 14, 2018

Hello all! I really need this week to move along. I’m all confused because of having the day off yesterday and 1/2 teleworking today and off for Alice’s surgery tomorrow. Sheesh. Anyway, here’s what’s going on in my world: Belly Aching So, it turns out that my stomach sickness and belly pain isn’t food poisoning…it’s either a bug or viral…

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Show Us Your Books

Show Us Your Books: October to November

admin / November 13, 2018

Are y’all ready to talk books? Then let’s go! Neverworld Wake by Martha Pessl via Plot: A group of teens are killed in a car crash, and then find out that one of them will be able to survive under certain conditions. At the same time, Beatrice is still trying to find out about the mysterious death of her boyfriend.…

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About Me

And THAT’S When You Get Pulled Over

admin / November 12, 2018

In today’s post, I’m writing a letter to myself, and I hope that I’ll listen to my own advice. Since I know that there are other super overachievers out there, maybe these words will help you, too. Dear Lauren, I’m sorry that you’re spending your day off confined to a bed with food poisoning instead of making good use of…

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Five on Friday

admin / November 9, 2018

Happy Friday folks! And happy beginning to my 3-day weekend!! via So let’s get into this week’s Five on Friday! 1. “30 Things That Happened in 1988” from Musings from a Museum Fanatic Want to take a walk down memory lane? Read this post. Remember Jem and the Holograms? And The Wonder Years? And Good Morning, Miss Bliss? Jeez…I may have been a little…

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TBB Asks

TBB Asks: November Q&A

admin / November 6, 2018

I know that this is a day late, but I’m linking up with The Blended Blog! 1. Have you ever kept a Gratitude Journal? No, I haven’t, but I really feel like I should. 2. Hosting Thanksgiving at your house? Oh HECK NO! My mom hosts every year, and I hope that’ll be the case for years to come. 3. Favorite…

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holidays

Alice’s Second Halloween

admin / November 5, 2018

Last year, Alice was barely 8 weeks old when Halloween rolled around, so I didn’t want to do too much for her first Halloween. This year, however, I was so excited to celebrate with her! I took the day off of work because I wanted to be present for all parts of the day, even the beginning…which was an appointment…

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Five on Friday

Five on Friday

admin / November 2, 2018

Happy Friday! Here’s a quick post for today, and I hope hope HOPE I’ll be able to write more next week! 1–“Spending November” from The Girl Who Loved to Write I just love Chelsea’s to-do lists for the month. This one I am ALL OVER because it includes so many things that I both need and want to do! Christmas list?…

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Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites

admin / October 26, 2018

Happy Friday folks! This weekend is going to be JAM-PACKED with plans, but one of them should be SO awesome, and I can’t wait to write about it Monday! In the meantime, here are some of my favorites of the week! Edible Pumpkin Patch from Polka-Dotty Place via Whitney’s creativity never ceases to amaze me. And how yummy does this kid-chef-friendly…

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What's Hap-Pinning Wednesday

What’s Hap-Pinning Wednesday

admin / October 24, 2018

A couple years ago, I learned something from Keeping Up with the Kardashians. via Don’t judge, y’all.  There was an episode a few years ago, where Kourtney explained that part of their family dinners used to include announcing the “pit” and “peak” of each of their days. So, in today’s post, I’m going to talk about the pits and peaks (lows…

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Alice Sees the USA, Weekending

Weekending

admin / October 22, 2018

Happy Monday one and all! My weekend was JAM-PACKED! Most of it was great, despite a child’s hacking cough and lack of sleep, and I am so excited to tell you all about it! Friday Night After work on Friday, I headed into downtown Baltimore to meet up with my friend Caitlin for dinner and a play! It was great…

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