Come and Sit a Spell

‘Sit a Spell’ is a Southern phrase meaning to enter a particular place and relax for a short period or ‘spell’.  It’s a time of fellowship, friendship, and (usually) gossip.  The front porch visits on hot summer days with lots of ‘bless her hearts’, sweet tea sippin’, and slowly rocking or swinging all your troubles […]

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Thoughts for Thursday

Last week I talked a little about being a nicer person. It’s something that’s been on my mind for a little while now and something I’ve begun to work on for myself. Being a kind person is a noble trait, but a conversation with someone over the weekend reminded me this can sometimes be harder […]

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Tuesday Treat Day – Coffee Mug Edition

The best thing about mornings is the coffee.  Amiright??? If you’re anything like me, the snark is strong that early in the day so I love nothing better than coffee cups that say exactly what I’m thinking since – let’s be honest – words don’t escape these lips until I’m at least 1 cup down. […]

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August Reading Wrap-Up

This is my first foray into book reviews.  Let’s see how it goes! I noticed a coincidental theme appear in my reading this month.  A few of my books involved enlightenment and self-help.  Whatever.  It’s not like I’m crazy.  Ahem. I posted a link-up at the bottom.  When you’re finished make sure to check it out! […]

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Thoughts for Thursday

Truly, would it kill us all to be a little kinder to each other?  Is it normal to despise other people so much?  We’re really getting disgusting with each other lately as humans.  We’re angry at each other, we’re judging each other as if we don’t have our own dirt, we’re hurting and killing each […]

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Out and About: Lobster Shack and Sea Glass in Maine

Our final day in Maine we decided to head back towards Portland for the day, specifically to a restaurant in Cape Elizabeth called The Lobster Shack. This was my second favorite unexpected find of the trip.  First off, for the wonderful fresh lobster roll… The Lobster Shack is a small building with a few tables […]

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Tuesday Treat Day – For the Beach Goers

We all need to treat ourselves on occasion, don’t we?  Hygge and all.  The world is a tough place!  You have to be ready to take it on! These are things I find or use through the week that I love.  It could be something I’m using that’s working really well, something that makes my […]

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