Tuesday Truth #14

Tuesday Truth #14

Tuesday Truth. Number 14. Minimalism. I love this quote because it really asks us to question our choices. I am still on a journey toward simplicity. Part of that journey is one that embraces minimalism. The version of minimalism that I prefer is probably best summed up in this post by Joshua Becker of Becoming [...]

What’s Up Lately – Episode 002

What’s Up Lately – Episode 002

What's Up Lately? Episode 002. Since I'm mostly popping in with updates, it doesn't feel right to call them "Friday Faves" and also they may not always fall on a Friday. Today, however, it does. And since I need different titles... Episode 002. Secretly I'm hoping that Episode 007 will have something really exciting to [...]

Life Lesson From A Dream

Life Lesson From A Dream

Dreams. How many of you think about your dreams? I'm not talking about your hopes and wishes, goals and ambitions, types of dreams. Although those are important too! https://www.instagram.com/p/BgjZAyhAfqs/?taken-by=amy.lyon.smith I'm talking about the ones that happen while you're sleeping. Do you ever stop to think about what they might be saying? Well, I do. Last [...]

Friday Faves – Edition 26

Friday Faves – Edition 26

  Friday. Edition 26. We're rolling into another weekend... the second one of August already! But before we get there, I'm sharing some of my faves this week. Back to School Shopping. Miss Sunshine and I did some school shopping. Back to school shopping for a female going into 8th grade is not for the [...]

Friday Faves – Edition 25

Friday Faves – Edition 25

  Friday! Edition 25. Sometimes I have to ask myself what happened to the week. Teeth. Well, this one was filled with dental cleanings for me and the teens. I was at the dentist office 3 days in a row! Yesterday Miss Sunshine had her final orthodontic evaluation. Baby teeth are gone and molds were [...]

Say What?!

Say What?!

  Travel. Language Barriers. When you travel there is bound to be some type of hilarious encounter. Quite often due to a breakdown in communication between languages. But what if that breakdown is in your native language? Well, that can make it unexpected and garner even more giggles! It's Monday, so I thought that if [...]

Friday Faves – Edition 24

Friday Faves – Edition 24

  Friday. Edition 24. Hey, ya'll! It's Friday! I hope you've had an amazing week so far. This has been my last semi-mellow week before gearing back up for the return to school of my teenagers. The next three weeks will slowly become filled with dental cleanings, orthodontist trips, doctor check-ups, sports physicals, haircuts, clothes [...]

Friday Faves – Edition 22

Friday Faves – Edition 22

  Friday. Edition 22. Do you ever have a week that seems like a blur? My week was chaotic. There are still so many moving parts with decisions to make, things to complete, and places to be. However, I did find beauty in those moments. Here are some of my faves for the week. Coffee [...]

Friday Faves – Edition 21

Friday Faves – Edition 21

  Friday. Edition 21. I can't believe that I've already been back from the beach for a week! Time flies when you're a mama to three teens and new puppy! Time for my weekly round-up of faves! Surfboard Carrier. One of the items that my hubby found made his and Miss Sunshine's trip across the [...]

Friday Faves – Edition 19

Friday Faves – Edition 19

  Friday. Edition 19. It's Friday! Hallelujah, it's Friday! Yesterday I shared some of my favorite beaches. And by tomorrow afternoon I'll be putting my toes in the sand at one. Carolina Beach Bound. That's right! Carolina Beach, here we come! So as I wade through the laundry, try to remember what size sheets need [...]