when you're an olympic gold medalist

If you're like me the rest of the world, then you've been parked on your couch in front of the TV, watching the Olympics every night now for a week.  And what a glorious week it has been!...more

when tragedy strikes

Something kind of tragic recently happened, and it's been very hard for me to talk about it....more

five on friday: moving mayhem

 Today's Friday Five/Five On Friday/Friday Favorites/Alliteration Annihilation is......more

friday favorites: being an adult is not my favorite

It's really hard for my brain to comprehend that it's almost June. Like really hard. Like when I try to comprehend it I want to hyperventilate because I realize that by next Thursday it'll be 2050 and I'll be sixty-one....more

on needing papa-paparazzi

I spent all yesterday thinking it was Friday, and so far today feels like a Wednesday. So I'm looking forward to tomorrow feeling like a...Monday?  Gag, a Saturday Monday would literally be the worst. May all your Saturdays be anything but Mondays.  Favorite Song...more

on finishing a book

I finished reading a book yesterday. A book that I started in January, but hey! I did it! If this had been a marathon, I would have been about three minutes months behind the cop car that herds all the slowpokes to the finish line.  Don't wait on me!...more

when it rains, it pours. and floods.

For those of you who watch the news/skim Twitter/scroll slowly through Facebook, you've probably seen that Texas was underwater this past Monday.  That's a slight exaggeration. I mean, we personally were not physically underwater, but we also live on the sixth floor. If we had been in the basement of our building then we definitely would have been underwater....more

friday favorites: here comes santa/peter cottontail

Happy Last Friday of March to you!Happy Last Friday of March to you!Happy Last Friday of March to yooooouuuuuuuuuuuuu.Happy Last Friday of March to you!^^to be sung to the tune of Happy Birthday......or any song of your choice......more

friday favorites: the st. patty's day soup

This week went by in the slowest/fastest way possible....more

Friday, Again

But that's okay. Another week has passed and although I didn't accomplish everything that I wanted to, I made it through. It's time to replenish myself and try again next week. As long as I keep at it, meaning life & all that it entails, I will be just fine....more