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Top 5 | August 2018

"Summer was our best season: it was sleeping on the back screened porch in cots, or trying to sleep in the treehouse; summer was everything good to eat; it was a thousand colors in a parched landscape." - Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird Summer is already 2/3 over! I can't believe it. I'm so grateful… Continue reading Top 5 | August 2018

Fun To Dos, Top Five/Favorite Things, Twin Cities

Summer Bucket List!

"Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August." - Jenny Han Instead of my Top 5 this month I'm sharing my Summer Bucket List! Every summer I like to make a bucket list. Besides here, I first wrote it out on the chalkboard by our back door. I've been using that chalkboard… Continue reading Summer Bucket List!

Celebrations, Fun To Dos, Glimpses of Joy, my life

Looking Forward: June 2017

"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure." - Colin Powell Work Projects As I mentioned in my last post, I have a big work event I'm planning for. Thankfully, it's happening this Friday, so I just have to sprint through this week and then… Continue reading Looking Forward: June 2017

Celebrations, Fun To Dos

Celebration #2: Summer Bucket List

“Summertime is always the best of what might be.” --Charles Bowden If you know me, you know that I love lists. Love, love, love. So, of course, for every season, I create a bucket list of things to accomplish. Summer is probably the most fun season for this. Here are my top 9: Go Windsurfing… Continue reading Celebration #2: Summer Bucket List

Books & Screens, Listen

Music Monday: End of Summer

“Summer's lease hath all too short a date.” --William Shakesphere Although we still have a month before the summer is officially over, August signifies the beginning of the transition, the beginning of the end. As summer slowly winds down into fall, here are some jams I’m listening to: Inspirations: Country is the official music of… Continue reading Music Monday: End of Summer

Books & Screens, Listen

Music Monday: Summer’s Coming

What sounds more like summer than country music? Nothing. That's the answer you're looking for. Here are some country songs I'm listening to get ready and excited for summer. It's coming, people. Want It All -Cam Steal Me Away -Olivia Lane Daddy's Money -Brooke Eden Fix -Chris Lane Ex to See -Sam Hunt Drunk On… Continue reading Music Monday: Summer’s Coming