Category Archives: General

Book of the Month Review

Last month on my Facebook page, I asked my followers which subscription box service they’d like me to receive and review here on the blog. Most of you answered with Book of the Month, so here I am to show you … Continue reading

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My Goodreads Reading Challenge Update

At the beginning of the year, I told you I was participating in the Goodreads 2017 Reading Challenge! Goodreads is a great site, simply for organizational purposes. You can keep track of the books you’ve read, are currently reading, and … Continue reading

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Celebrating Life at 90

In the past 90 years, so many things have taken place: World War II, the moon landing, Beatlemania, the JFK assassination, the development of vaccines like penicillin, the Vietnam and Korean Wars, the introduction of color TV, the change of … Continue reading

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Find Your Zen with Color

How do you relax? After a full week’s worth of work and home responsibilities, we all need to chill out. Do you go out for a drink? Find a quiet space to read? Take a bath? Meditate? Become a vegetable … Continue reading

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Sugar Festival: the Sweetest Event in Michigan

In the region of Michigan known as The Thumb (look on a map if you don’t know what I’m talking about), lies the small village of Sebewaing. It’s where half of my family is from, and where a few of … Continue reading

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From West Texas to Northern Michigan

Hello! This is going to be a photo-heavy post versus text, because in this case, I believe photographs tell the story better than words. In the beginning of the month I had the privilege to meet up with my friend … Continue reading

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A Parade of Homes and Dreams

To live is to dream, and some of my favorite fantasies involve beautiful houses! How adult of me, right? I just love seeing what’s new and trendy in the world of home building, and enjoy taking mental notes of what … Continue reading

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Walk on a Yoga Mat All Summer Long with Sanuk

Summer means letting your feet breathe after being cooped up in boots for the last seven to eight months! That is, if your feet are well kept. Don’t come near me with your stinky toe jam! I can confidently tell … Continue reading

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Discovering the Benefits of Essential Oils

Have you discovered essential oils yet? Or maybe you’ve heard of them, but aren’t sure what they are, what they can do, or why they’re popular? Now’s your chance to find out! I’ve been using doTERRA essential oils regularly, and … Continue reading

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Things I’ve Learned Living in Metro Detroit

It’s hard to believe I only moved to Metro Detroit a year ago. It definitely feels like much longer, especially after everything that’s happened since. I feel like I’ve experienced a lifetime in this area, and I still haven’t visited … Continue reading

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