As I sit here and look back on the past five years, I can honestly say it’s been a good journey. Starting this blog is high on my list of accomplishments, and keeping it up (albeit with a few breaks here and there) is something I am so proud of. This blog is not only … Continue reading High five!
The girls started early this year asking about school. They wanted to go school supply shopping, find their indoor and outdoor shoes, new backpacks and get everything ready. I told them it was too early, but after constant begging, we bought their shoes, backpacks and school supplies. I even organized their uniforms, ensuring all items … Continue reading One and Four
I’ve been reading some heavy stuff lately, from deeply traumatizing thrillers by Karin Slaughter to the super emotional Wonder. I needed a reset; something light and fun. Mainly I was looking for funny. I found that in Confessions of a Domestic Failure by Bunmi Laditan. I follow Laditan on social media and she is hilarious. … Continue reading Confessions of a Domestic Failure
Last week’s post about Disney’s Descendants 2 had me thinking about musicals. Are you a fan of musicals? I am. In fact, some of my fondest memories are sitting around the TV with my parents watching them. As a child, The Wizard of Oz was probably one of my favourites. I loved every glorious minute … Continue reading Music Monday: America
I’ve more than dipped my toe into Young Adult fiction lately and I’m realizing that my initial hesitation was that it would be too “young”. I am learning that I’m wrong. There is much to be discovered from a good YA book. I mean, I grew up reading it. Some of my fondest memories … Continue reading Wonder: Book Review