Monthly Archives: August 2013

September

I have quite a few dreams for this little space. I have been a blog reader, follower, obsess-er, even connoisseur for a very long time. As with a lot of things in life, I have been an observer for far … Continue reading

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Graduation

As I mentioned yesterday, I don’t have a first day of school this year. In fact, for the first time in almost 20 years, I am not starting school in August. I did take a year off in between undergrad … Continue reading

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5 Things: First Day of School Edition

The title here is a bit misleading… It is indeed the first day of school for lots of people today, but not for me. I have mixed feelings about not being in school today, but that is a discussion for … Continue reading

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Smoky, the Cowhorse

A few weeks ago I was able to finally finish Smoky, the Cowhorse, the 1927 winner of the Newbery Medal. I knew going into this book that it was not going to be my favorite. I have never been a … Continue reading

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New Projects, Decorations, and Other Gifts

As promised, I want to show you a few of my birthday gifts from a few weeks back. I mostly received money and gift cards for my birthday and was then able to buy some beautiful gifts for myself! These … Continue reading

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A Finished Project: My first Sock Monkey!

I am quite excited to share this with you today: I’ve been waiting for weeks before I could show you! I knew I wanted to make something special for my nephew’s first birthday. When he was born, I made him … Continue reading

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5 Things

As I mentioned, this past week was a blur of a new job, lots of hours at said job, and learning a new more hectic rhythm of life. I quite enjoyed my new job and the new pace it brings … Continue reading

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