Category: Personal

Organizing a Home Routine

One of my biggest struggles in life has always been keeping a neat and organized house. You would think from somebody with a type A personality that this wouldn’t be such an issue but alas it is. We do have a clean house; it’s just not what I would like for it to be yet. One of my coworkers who was in her 60s (to […]

My Favorite Etsy Shops

Today I thought I’d highlight some of my favorite Etsy shops! The bookish community is a rather passionate one and I really love being able to support the passionate ones who make crafty things to buy! Paperly and Co. is one of my favorite places to buy magnetic bookmarks! Jess’s stuff is always great quality and I really enjoyed the bookmarks that I have purchased […]

Cross Stitch: A Stress Relieving Hobby

I have distinct memories of cross stitching with little kits that contained the tiniest scraps of Aida cloth and color floss and watching the Price is Right as a child. My mom cross stitched and made beautiful things and I wanted to make beautiful things too. As an adult I now have the joy of picking out my own projects! Over the years I’ve posted […]

My Current Favorite TV Shows

I thought I’d share a few of my favorite TV shows that I’ve been making time to watch. I’ve even gone so far as to watch these shows live which is something I don’t do a lot of any more. First of the gate we might as well get one of the big ones out of the way. I’m not sure who out there isn’t […]

My Favorite Podcasts

Today I wanted to talk about my favorite podcasts. I was turned on to podcasts from a cross-stitcher’s Facebook group. I’ve been cross-stitching for quite some time but struggle to find the time to stitch and still accomplish blogging/reading goals. In the group discussion they talked about listening to podcasts and audiobooks. I can’t always listen to audiobooks and follow the story but I have […]