Life Lately: So many books, so little time

From melt-in-your-mouth chocolate cookies to a summer blockbuster and books galore, here's a look at my life lately.

Life lately… Baking: Melty Chocolate-Truffle Cookies. These bite size, melt-in-your-mouth, chocolate cookies are so yummy and are a great way to get your daily dose of chocolaty goodness. Covered in powdered sugar, these cookies are pretty to look at, too. I should have taken pictures, but I was to busy eating them. Celebrating: My birthday. […]

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Life comes in seasons

Lately, I bounce from one project to the next like a human pinball, but I'm learning that life comes in seasons. Although I wonder what tomorrow will bring.

Lately I’m finding it hard to focus. I bounce from one project to the next like a human pinball. Last fall I could sit at my computer and write for hours. It felt so good to be lost in the words. Today, I’m finding it hard to sit still, even as I type this. There […]

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Woman No. 17 and more summer reading

Thanks to the BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge, I have a growing book pile of awesome reads that promise plenty of summer bookworm fun.

May has been rather busy, but I still managed to squeeze in some reading. Thanks to the BookSparks Summer Reading Challenge, I have a growing book pile of awesome reads that promise plenty of summer bookworm fun. Plus, I keep buying books, so there is no end in sight to my TBR pile. I’m okay with […]

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5 Things to DIY this weekend

Thank goodness it’s finally FriYAY. My weekend plans consist mainly of chilling in front of the TV and catching up on housework. Good times. I might even squeeze in a little time to DIY. My Arts & Crafts Pinterest board is out of control, and I’d love to knock a few projects off my list. […]

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6 Mini-resolutions for an awesome summer

With summer just around the corner, I've come up with a list of mini-resolutions (inspired by Modern Mrs. Darcy) to make the next few months awesome.

The last few months have been super stressful with obligations hanging over me like a dark cloud. A few days ago I realized that I could let some of those stressors go, and that realization was incredibly freeing. With summer just around the corner, I’ve come up with a list of mini-resolutions (inspired by Modern […]

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