It’s been awhile. I’m feeling ready to stretch my writing muscles again, and trying to remember how to do this. Blogging has changed so much since I first started writing, six(!) years ago. Continue reading
You guys. I missed this space. We’ve been busy (but not any more than the rest of you!) doing summery things and I just haven’t made this enough of a priority. I’ve been waffling between just having other things on my plate and being too wiped out to blog. I do want to make writing happen more frequently again, so here I am, and here’s a bit of what we’ve been up to. Continue reading
I’ve found that it usually doesn’t go well if we don’t have some structure in our days, so I like to have a list of easy ideas to refer to when I need inspiration for some fun when there’s not much else going on. I thought I’d share this list in case there’s others in the same boat, needing some simple, inexpensive summer activities that don’t require much planning to break up the monotony that can set in. Here’s what I’ve got so far: Continue reading
Linking up with Hallie – be sure to visit and see everyone else’s favorites of the week!
So, Joe’s sibs came to visit us for (most of) the week of the Fourth. It’s always fun to get together with them, because not only is it family that we’re with, but we are also spending time with friends. Somehow, that made much more sense in my head than what I can type out. Oh well. My point: we love hanging out with them, and had a great time while they were here. And so, here’s a quick recap/favorites of the week:
1 . Marian + Grace = BFFs.
|via Laura’s Best Recipes|
If anyone wants to surprise me with this, I would be totally okay with that. Just sayin’.
|via pottery barn|
Also, I feel morally obligated to share that Sunday, July 17th, is National Ice Cream Day. You know, in case you’re like me and need another reason (as if the triple-digit heat index weren’t enough) to indulge your sweet tooth at your closest Dairy Queen. Happy celebrating!