Eclipse Schmiclipse

Here’s how my brain works.  I get information.  I pay attention to about 30% of the information and then my brain comes in later and fills in the blanks.  Kind of like an informational mad lib.  My brain fills in these blanks with a pen which means once it’s there, there will be no update […]

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This is My Week

~ Middle right ~ Is there anyone who hasn’t heard there will be an eclipse this month?  As with most things in my life I hear about it in advance and somehow that time frame never changes in my head until suddenly IT’S A WEEK AWAY!!!  I don’t even have my special glasses yet.  Never fear […]

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How to Rock the Beach Like a Pro

I, personally, never imagined there could be a right and a wrong way to hit the beach.  The sun, sand, and water is already there.  I just need to add me, right?!?  Then I went with a friend of mine and discovered exactly how mistaken I’d been.  Mind blown!  My friend is an absolute rockstar at […]

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This is My Week

~ Left side ~ As you can probably tell, this week had a lot to do with sand, sun, friends, and fun!!  7 Ladies, 3 Nights at the beach.  When we first arrived it was overcast, raining off and on, with a forecast predicting rain every day.  Of course, the weather at the beach always […]

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Hello Fresh Meal Delivery

Follow my blog with Bloglovin This is not a paid advertisement. I mentioned in a previous post that I’d finally decided to sign up for a meal delivery service.  Yesterday was the big day!! So, a few things to know about me:  I’m a terrible not the best cook. Therefore, cooking is not fun for me. I […]

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This is My Week

~ Bottom left ~ NEW SHOES!!  Ok so, maybe not the most attractive of shoes, but this is why they rock my world this week.  I live in Alabama where summer temps hit somewhere in the 210 degree range (not exaggerating).  The dress code at my dusty, muddy, hot workplace prevents us from wearing flip flops, which is a […]

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5 Perks of Traveling Solo

Typically when I tell someone about a trip I recently went on by myself, I get this kind of surprised reaction that’s somewhere between concern and admiration.  Most will ask a few questions and, more times than not, make a comment about how they couldn’t do anything like that or they wish they could be […]

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This is My Week

~  First off – bottom right – WTForecast…makes the weather report so much more interesting.  If you don’t have it, and you want to be cool like me, you must.  Don’t worry, you can choose the level of profanity. Also, yes, it has been ridiculously hot around here.  Alabama in summer is just stupid anyway, […]

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The Single Girl of the Group

Aaron Burden Over the weekend I was at a birthday party when a friend of the family mentioned there was a single guy at her church.  Suddenly I had three sets of wide open eyes staring at me simultaneously with that “Did you hear that???” look. I’m that girl.  The single girl at the parties […]

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Solo Travel for the Single Girl

I’m one of those people born with a wandering spirit.  I often find myself glancing longingly at the interstate ramp when I’ve been homebound too long.  I love the ‘wind in my hair’ feeling of getting out on the road and seeing places I’ve never seen before. For years I waited until I had someone […]

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