Five on Friday

Five on Friday

admin / February 16, 2018

Happy Friday folks! Next week, I’ll be MIA because I’ll be in sunny Florida, but I wanted to share 5 recent posts that made me smile: 1. “Thoughts for Thursday: Tips for Flying with a Baby” from Davis Duo We leave for our first long road trip with Alice today, but next month, Alice will take her first flight to Charleston,…

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What's Hap-Pinning Wednesday

What’s Hap-Pinning Wednesday

admin / February 14, 2018

Happy Wednesday folks, and Happy Valentine’s Day! I’ve been Pinterest-ing hard this week, and here are some of the pins that I’ve found: Coffee, Coffee, Coffee At some point, I need to have a coffee cart in my house. My husband and I love coffee enough that I think it deserves its own place instead of just having the machine…

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books, Show Us Your Books

Show Us Your Books–January to February 2018

admin / February 13, 2018

Another month, another pathetic showing for reading. Although I have read the Pigeon books by Mo Willems multiple times to Alice–does that count? via GIPHY Anyway, I did finish one book this month: The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond Plot: Newlyweds Jake and Alice (love the name) are given the opportunity to join into a “Pact” that will potentially help…

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TBB Asks

TBB Asks–Love Edition

admin / February 9, 2018

I know that this link-up began a few days ago, but hey, you can’t put a time limit on discussing love, right? So here are my thoughts on love and Valentine’s Day: Kisses or Hugs? Both! My husband gives the best hugs, and my daughter has started giving amazing juicy kisses! Candy or Flowers? As much as I love flowers,…

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What's Hap-Pinning Wednesday

What’s Hap-Pinning Wednesday

admin / February 7, 2018

We’re halfway through this week! You can do it! In the meantime, let’s check out what I’m pinning this week! A Little Humor for Your Week I especially love this picture because it reminds me of Alice when she’s sleeping…but it’s also how I feel every flippin Monday. Healthy and Safe to Eat Edible Cookie Dough One of my goals…

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Monthly Recap

January Recap

admin / February 6, 2018

Now that we’re into the second week of February, I thought I’d recap my month of January! Feeling Like Hamilton In January, I was chosen to testify on behalf of my job before a Senate Committee. Did I feel like Alexander Hamilton? Why yes. Yes, I did. Get Out the Blowtorch On one very chilly Saturday morning, my mom, Alice…

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anxiety, grey's anatomy

It’s Not Always Anxiety

admin / February 5, 2018

Sometimes, an episode of a television show really hits home for me. Years ago, it was the Gilmore Girls’ “The Incredible Sinking Lorelais.” Last year, it was Randall’s breakdown in the episode “Jack Pearson’s Son” on This is Us. Last Thursday’s episode of Grey’s Anatomy, “(Don’t Fear) The Reaper” included an unfortunate element of patient “care” that happens more often that people think. *SPOILER…

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Five on Friday

Five on Friday

admin / February 2, 2018

Happy Friday, and Happy February! This month has a lot of fun things in store for my family and me, and let’s start things off right with Five on Friday! Drunk History via GIPHY Are you watching Drunk History? If not, start watching it! It is such a clever show, and I’m always impressed by the actors they get to play…

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Lists

Firsts

admin / February 1, 2018

I just adored this post from Betsy that I read last week, and I just knew I had to try it out for myself. Time to get nostalgic, people! What Was Your First Word? Apparently, it was “Da.” I was really into consonants lol. Do You Still Talk to Your First Love? No, and it’s for the best. We tried…

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