Eclectic Playlist

I have a variety of playlists on my little pink MP3 player, each created for a different activity or person. My listening devices have changed dramatically since I was 3. I made a playlist for Lily and Emmy with Princess songs, which includes songs from Beauty and the Beast, Tangled, a little Taylor Swift, and The Little Mermaid ....more

Baby Animals

Spring is in the air! Many times we associate spring with baby animals being born. While this is certainly true out in the wild, baby animals are born year round on the farm! ...more

What’s On Your Playlist?

I had this idea as I was on the treadmill, looking for a playlist to listen to. I have no idea if this is a good prompt, but let’s try it anyway! Tell us about a playlist you’ve created ....more

Spring is Fickle

Every year, it seems like spring is a miracle. It happens some time in mid-March. All it takes is one warm day ....more

Spring Is Coming!

This week is the Spring Equinox! The first day of spring will be on Friday, March 20! Last week, I waited anxiously for the sheet...more

Be Involved {Spin Cycle}

My daughter’s friend told her mom that she wanted to work at a cupcake shop when she was older. Her mom told her, “Think bigger!” So she said, “I want to manage a cupcake shop!” Her mom replied, “Think even bigger!” “I want to OWN a cupcake shop!” she finally said. That was more like it! ...more

Women: We Can Do It!

This week we’re going to write about one of my favorite topics. Today is International Women’s Day, and the whole month of March is Women’s History Month. Is there a woman you admire? ...more

When It All Comes Together For the Orchestra

Over the past few weeks, Lily was practicing her viola for her orchestra concert. One of her pieces was the theme from Dvorak’s New World Symphony, one of my favorites. What she was practicing, however, sounded nothing like the symphony I know ....more

Coming Together {Spin Cycle Prompt}

We had TEN entries last week for the Spin Cycle! From 28 Memories to 28 Accomplishments Before 28 Years to 28 Things I Love About My Husband…all the Spins last week were so creative! I love coming up with an open-ended prompt that inspires you as writers ....more

These Are a Few Of My Favorite Things {Spin Cycle}

Why do I feel like bursting into song as I’m writing about my favorite things? I certainly like raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens, but they are not necessarily my favorite things. These are a few of MY favorite things, written in no apparent order ....more