If you are an educator, you might want to skip this post. Or read it with a parent's heart in mind. And please don't check my grammar. I know I wasn't supposed to start a sentence with AND. Yeah, just skip this post altogether. Thank you. My friend Melisa just dropped off her last child at… Continue reading The Hardest Goodbye
I have said it before and I will say it again: If there is a trend, I will always, ALWAYS get in on the tail end of said trend. Glass lamps? Two years later. Chevron? Just NOW. So when bamboo window treatments became popular, I was all, "Ooooh lookie how pretty!". Then I was all, "Ooooh… Continue reading Do You Bamboo??
I blame my childhood friend Vikki for this post. She lives in the little town I grew up in. And she is an amazing gatekeeper to our past. She shares pictures, stories about town happenings and news about former classmates and teachers. For someone like me who lives far away, this is amazingly important. Because… Continue reading “Back Home”
My youngest will get on a school bus for the first time Wednesday afternoon and I am struggling with it. I mentioned on Instagram this weekend that I am one of those "weird" parents that get sad this time of year. I miss my kids when they go back to school. Yes, I know, it's… Continue reading What I Did on My Summer Vacation – The Train From Hell Incident
I am so sorry. For neglecting you. I haven't tweeted, Facebooked (well, on my blog page) or pinned anything in...gasp.....a week. That is UNHEARD of in the blogging community. I have been in Heaven...aka Tennessee....all week visiting with my mommy and daddy for the past week. And I will have a post for ya next… Continue reading Working With What Ya Got- Ugly Wall Re-Do
Over the past three years since I started writing here, I have seen bloggers attending these things called conferences. Where bloggers meet other bloggers. And take lots of pictures on Instagram. Of their cute outfits. This is what I thought blogging conferences consisted of. Just getting Starbucks, tweeting activities and dressing really cute. And wearing… Continue reading For Crap Sake Pull Your Dress Up- How I Survived Blogher 2013