Hello, Autumn – A Fall Themed Jelly Bean Post

According to the calendar, it is officially Fall. Autumn. Harvest Time. Goodbye, Summer. Thanks for the fun and the memories made. Hello, fall! Fall to me is falling leaves, warm apple pie, crisp autumn air, pumpkins with hay bales and cornstalks. I love fall, summer and fall are my two favorite seasons. Summer is for…

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Just Live – Life is a Journey

‘Ello! Do you ever have those days when your mind is at ease and suddenly life comes down and squishes you? The other night I was tossing and turning with dozens of thoughts running through my mind; how many of you do that? During the day, we tend to be busy and have our thoughts…

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Living a Purpose-Filled Life

Some of you may have noticed I’m not doing Gratitude Journaling Prompts on Friday’s much anymore, while I have not stopped doing them completely, I am now doing more Gratitude Friday’s. Just a day to focus on the positives. Now, let’s get into today’s gratitude post!   I love graphic tees. I have a lot…

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Always Be thankful – Never take anything for granted

It is September 2, 2020. And while I would love to put the brakes on and hold on to summer as long as I can, I can’t. I can’t ignore the fall decorations, Halloween inflatables, or the pumpkin wagons being parked at the local Co-Op and parking lots. Fall is coming and bringing with it…

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Gratitude Prompt ~ The Kindness Challenge

Top of the morning, to ya! My friends and I are doing a devotional together right now called, ‘Be Loved. 25 Simple Acts of Love to Change a Life’. Each devotional is a challenge to do something loving and kind. Look at the world around you, love and kindness are not even in the vocabulary…

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Top 10 Ways to Enjoy Summer to the Fullest

It’s summer! Time for bonfires, s’mores, fireworks, and BBQs! Even though a lot of places are still closed, and maybe a vacation had to be canceled, that does not mean we can’t enjoy summer to the fullest! My family’s summer has been a tad too busy and crazy, but it has been adventurous, to say…

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Favorite Kids books, music and Other Random Topics

Good morning! I think it is time for a little laugh and some randomness! I’ve done a random post before, and they are so fun to write, so why not do another one? Let’s start with 12 random facts about yours truly. 1. I don’t like thunderstorms 2. I’m gluten intolerant (Want to know what…

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Journal Prompt – Top 10 Ways to Stay and Feel Happy

Happy Friday!! Today’s journal prompt will be a little different, one that makes you think just a little bit more. I know, who wants to think on a Friday? Bear with me. Maybe it’s the nerd in me, or maybe the writer, whatever it is, I like lists, and I have a book full of…

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Sparking Wonder

It’s amazing how my mind works, (there is an interesting way to start a blog post!) My mind can either be like a snowball, one thought leads to another thought at avalanche speed Or it could be like a sloth When I saw this quote, my mind began to snowball I can remember things that…

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Living only for Today

About three years ago my parents and I went on an adventure. With all our family spilt between Oregon and Maine visits are few and very far between. And the couple of times we have visited, we drove. Oh, the adventures and stories I could tell. But, three years ago we decided to do something…

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