Mother’s Day Guide

A MOTHER’S DAY GIFT GUIDE  Carnations:   Flowers are a lovely way of saying thanks to our mothers for all they do.  Carnations are actually the flower used to celebrate Mother’s Day.  You can read the history here.  A book of poetry is a huge deal.  Making your own small book, or writing your own … Continue reading Mother’s Day Guide

7 Survival Tips

The Prompts: 1.) Write about a sleepover that did not go as planned 2.) Polar freeze or highest temps your state has seen…what would you rather? 3.) Write a blog post inspired by the word: football 4.) List 7 ways to survive a power outage. 5.) Write a post in just 12 lines. Power outages … Continue reading 7 Survival Tips

My Recipe for a Banana Smoothie

  Recently, I began doing a 30 day Pilate Challenge.  I’ve been slacking some.  I find that when I am faced with challenges, it helps if there are other people involved, holds me accountable, and not only that, but it makes the challenge more fun.  I was tagged today in a challenge on Facebook to … Continue reading My Recipe for a Banana Smoothie

N-O-U-R-I-S-H What It Means To Me

    A couple days missed.  My excuse: I was at the e.r. for a day Thursday because I thought I had a bladder infection and was in an ungodly amount of pain.  My pain threshold is pretty high too.  Turns out, it’s not an infection and well, frankly, it’s a woman type thing time … Continue reading N-O-U-R-I-S-H What It Means To Me

Day 2 of Gratitude – Food

I read this post just now on the task for Day 2 of the 14 day Gratitude Challenge.  Since it is 7:40 p.m. here in Virginia, I cheated a little.  I didn’t take a photo of foods my children or I ate today.  So, I found images online to serve for that purpose.   I … Continue reading Day 2 of Gratitude – Food