What caught my eye in the past month

I can't believe we have rolled, no raced, into October.  I had a busy and productive September.  The days are shorter and dark when I get up. So I know it is fall and winter is approaching.  Below is what caught up eye recently.  Hope something catches yours. Head over to A beautiful mess to see … Continue reading What caught my eye in the past month

Weekend Coffee Share

Happy October! I decided to start the month with #weekend coffee share. Head over to get all the details and maybe join in! It has been a mixed emotional week.  A neighbor is moving into assisted living so purging and packing.  I’ve been helping when I can and getting to know her better through memories … Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share

What’s happening this Fall

Fall (or September to December) is my favorite time of year.  It feels more like the first of the year for me. I guess that is because school starts.  I find I have more energy in the Fall and excitement about possibilities.  This Fall in particular I have said YES to things.  Here are a … Continue reading What’s happening this Fall

3 rules I try and live by

I put the word "try" in the title as realistically that is what I am doing. To say it is a done deal. Completed. Always. Well, if one of the rules I try and live by is being authentic than......try is in the title. I am the first to admit I have lots of fault … Continue reading 3 rules I try and live by

Weekend Coffee Share

I thought I'd catch up with everyone by doing Weekend coffee share.   Head over and get all the details and maybe join in.  I figure it is a good way to start the month and what some people consider the start of Fall.  Fall is my favorite season.  I enjoy the cooler nights and the … Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share

What caught my eye in the past month

The following is what caught my eye in the past month.  I know fall is coming as I'm looking at more crafts and DIY projects. Can you imagine sleeping here or better yet waking up!  Check out Centsational Style for more tree-houses. The kitchen has the 30 most brilliant organizing ideas of all times. That is … Continue reading What caught my eye in the past month

Enjoying your own city – Public Gardens

I always enjoy visiting Gemma over at  Wheelescapades.  We go for tea - usually what I consider "high" tea and delicious.  We also go to events and see the sights.  This summer  Gemma headed to Peter Beales Rose Gardens. That got me thinking "I have a garden".  Well, my city does. So I thought I'd … Continue reading Enjoying your own city – Public Gardens

Sunshine Blogger Award !

The Sunshine Blogger Award is an award given by bloggers to other bloggers to award our peers. Each blogger nominated for the award is asked to nominate 10 other bloggers that they admire or are inspired by. It’s an honor to be recognized, and a wonderful opportunity to encourage others to keep doing what they … Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award !

Instagram accounts I’m currently enjoying

My favorite current social media is Instagram.  I am pulled in by beautiful pictures, family shots and ideas.  I check out #hashtags which draws me further into a specific world.  That can be pictures of just London or beaches.  I'm quickly sighing and thinking should I add this to my list. Here are a few … Continue reading Instagram accounts I’m currently enjoying

Subtle Art of Giving a ….. and spoons. Related??

I'm currently reading The Subtle Art of not giving a F*ck.  The author talks about, well giving a F*ck, but in the sense that we all do and we all will.  It is about deciding what F*cks to give.  Basically life can be rough and we have to deal with it. Not deny what is … Continue reading Subtle Art of Giving a ….. and spoons. Related??