28 Day Photography Challenge

28 Day Photography Challenge

Photography Challenge. Even though I'm only a few weeks into my January challenge of eating a vegan diet, it's already time to begin thinking about the challenge for February. In light of the fact that I shared in my recent three year blogiversary post  that I wanted to begin capturing more photos, February's challenge will be a 28-day [...]

Three Years of Blogging​

Three Years of Blogging​

Three Years of Blogging. Today Bedlam and Daisies turns three. Can you believe it?! It is still hard to believe that this moment marks three years of blogging. I thought that today, I'd share some reflections about the journey...of the blog...and of myself. I'll also share a few technical aspects of blogging that I've slowly [...]

The Giving Of Thanks

The Giving Of Thanks

The Giving of Thanks. To all of my American readers, I want to wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving from the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. To all of my readers from other parts of the world, I want to wish you a very blessed and beautiful day filled with gratitude for the abundant blessings in [...]

What’s Up Lately Episode 007

What’s Up Lately Episode 007

  What's Up Lately. Episode 007. We've arrived at episode 007!! Does that mean I have covert information?! Top secret stuff to share?! Perhaps... I'm rubbing my hands with glee because I actually do have new developments to share. Fall. But first... It is fall, everybody!! Fall!! The trees along the Blue Ridge Parkway are [...]

What’s Up Lately Episode 006

What’s Up Lately Episode 006

  What's Up Lately. Episode 006. Hey Everybody!! I hope that you all have been well. My life has been busy, but that's nothing new given the fact that my three teens keep me on my toes. Getting Outdoors. Now that the rain has finally moved out (for the most part), I've been making a [...]

Day Tour of the Isle of Skye Part 2 of 2

Day Tour of the Isle of Skye Part 2 of 2

Isle of Skye. Day Tour. If you missed part 1 of the tour, be sure to check that out here. If you are ready for part 2, let's go.   Part 2. If you'll recall from part 1, my mother and I took a day tour out of Inverness to the Isle of Skye. We [...]

Day Tour of the Isle of Skye Part 1 of 2

Day Tour of the Isle of Skye Part 1 of 2

Isle of Skye. Day Tour. When I traveled to Scotland, one of the things scheduled into the itinerary was a day tour of the Isle of Skye. Background. The first trip that my mother and I took to Scotland was about following the lines of our ancestral heritage. If you've followed my blog for some time, [...]

Tuesday Truth #3

Tuesday Truth #3

  Tuesday Truth. Number 3. Some of you may have already had an inkling that this would be today's truth. I found this quote in my archives (like way, way, back when I didn't know many things about blogging archives) and planned to rework the photo quote. Somehow it sent out an email of the [...]

Friday Faves Edition 67

Friday Faves Edition 67

Friday Faves. Edition 67. Say what?! Here on a Friday...and with faves? It can't be!   It's true! Recently, you've noticed that I've been doing more "what's up lately" posts. That was because I didn't necessarily have any faves to share, just some conversations that invited you to take a peek into my life. While [...]