Way, way, way back, many moons ago, I challenged myself to "Read 20 Pulitzer Prize winning fiction books." That didn't happen. Thanksgiving week, I challenged myself to finish a different challenge. I wrote all about that challenge on my book blog. Check it out here! In 2021, I plan to continue this Book Hoarder challenge.… Continue reading 2020 Reading Challenge
Time for new goals! I'm going to keep some goals that I really enjoyed from the previous year, and I'll also throw in some extras. Don't go more than two weeks without blogging I want to keep this blog up, and when I get busy, I forget to write. Hopefully this year I can continue… Continue reading What I want for 2020
Time to review the past year! Here is my post of goals for 2019. Looking back at the post, I'm proud of the goals I set for myself, and I'm okay with the fact that I didn't meet all the goals I set. To find my year in books, visit my book blog. I kept… Continue reading 2019 in Review
Guys. I can scratch one thing off my New Year's Resolutions List. I have finished three blankets this year! Maybe I took the easy route because two of them are baby blankets, but I'm okay with that. I started another one that I might finish, and I know I'll be starting a new one when… Continue reading Blanket Number Three!!!
I finished my second blanket of the year! This one I made for my niece, who is just a few months old. It turned out really large, but that's okay because she can use it for a long while! This one was a corner to corner, with alternating random stripes of I Love This Yarn!… Continue reading My Second Blanket
Visit Ireland Visit England The Globe Buckingham Palace Princess Diana's grave All the Harry Potter sights Travel to all 50 states and collect a mug from each Go on a cruise See Billy Joel in concert See Phantom of the Opera on Broadway Celebrate 50 years of marriage with Miguel Have a dog Attend a… Continue reading My Bucket List
With a new year comes new challenges, hopes, and dreams. This year, I'm going to attempt to be more deliberate about the resolutions I've set for myself in the hopes that I'll keep them. Last year, my only resolution was to finish an ABC reading challenge, and it was great when I accomplished that. This… Continue reading My 2019 Goals
Everyone talks about the "Freshman Fifteen" and how you gain a bunch of weight in college. I don't know who came up with that idea. I lost a lot of weight in college. I was walking everywhere: class, work, chapel, the cafeteria, etc. I wasn't eating as much because the food I had in college… Continue reading My fitness goal