Weekend Reading Links

It's the weekend, yay! I hope you are making time to do what's important to you, something you love! If you are looking for some great reads, I wanted to share some inspirational articles I have been reading lately: If you love book inspiration:. ModernMrsDarcy.com I...

52/52 Challenge Results

It's the end of the year and I had challenged myself to read 52 books in 52 weeks. How did I do? Drum roll please........... 19, an abysmal 19. I am going between feeling totally disappointed and reminding myself of what my husband said when I told him, "Some people...

What Blogging Has Taught Me In 2016

  -lifehacker.com quote Maya Angelou  As I look to what I want in the next year, I realized how much I enjoy writing in my blog. You wouldn't know it though by the looks of it. So as I look forward to next year, I realized I didn't want it to turn out like...

Put What You Love On Your To-Do List

"WHAT!?! I barely have time to eat!" I know. I have been there, then I really took time to see what I was spending my time on (with kids or without). Really it didn't line up with what my priorities were. I had to say no to some things, yes to other things, and...

52 Books in 52 Weeks Update #1

Well I have reached my two weeks in on my challenge to read 30 books in 52 weeks, but as you can see I have changed it back to the original challenge of 52 books in 52 weeks. Why? Well because I did a lot better than I thought I would. The last three or four days have...

The Average American Does This 150 Times A Day

-photo credit examiner.com Do you think you know what it is? According to Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers's annual Internet Trends report the average American checks their phone 150 times a day! When I read this I was shocked. Then I began to think about how...

Someday I Will__________

Hope of the Next Generation Last night I was able to attend my nephew's 8th-grade promotion. I was excited to see him on the cusp of something new but also had the opportunity to see so much more on top of that. I got to see my sister as she shed a proud tear or two...

If I Meet You I Hope To Leave An Impression

picture credit-pictify.com Do you ever sit and reflect at the end of the day, thinking about what you did right and what didn't go so well. I do this often and try to learn from it. I often think about experiences and interactions I had with other people. If I meet...