An Ode to my Kindle

Santa brought me a Kindle for Christmas…and I LOVE it!! I’ve been fighting the good fight to support physical copies of books. There’s nothing like holding a brand new book in your hands or the smell of a library with years of publications and diverse topics. Seriously, nothing like it. But the more I travel,…

Kate Monster

Husband and I have added a new furry friend to our little family! Meet Kate Monster. Originally named Socks, Kate Monster is a bit of a crazy cat. She is very curious, but cautious, and it’s taken her a couple weeks to start exploring the house. Her previous home didn’t have dogs so she’s adjusting…

2016 Goals

Happy new year one and all! I hope you had a wonderful, relaxing holiday season and are looking forward to the new year. 2015 was a busy and wonderful year that will be hard to top, but I have a feeling 2016 will be pretty awesome too. Now, I’m not much of a “resolutions” person,…

Easy Greens

Over the last year I’ve been trying to eat healthier. For me, that means cooking more at home so I know what’s in my meals. I also made small changes to my food like using ground turkey instead of ground beef or adding one new fruit or veggie to my lunches a week. This helped…

Handmade Holiday

Happy new year! 2016 has been calm and delightful so-far and I’m excited to see what the rest of the year has in store! I’ve been wanting to share the handmade gifts I created for the holidays but didn’t want any recipients to accidentally stumble upon the post. Now that the gift giving and celebrations…