Merry Christ-FISH ornament

My blog! I did not mean to abandon's just, I've been doing Christmas-y/ Advent-y things that have occupied my time. One of them is this FISH ORNAMENT. So, on my padre's side of the family we draw names for Christmas presents. One of them is for this uncle, Uncle Jim. Sooooo, in that picture... Continue Reading →

What I Wore Wednesday

Today was the day I had to seize. Work, lunch-with-my-girn, blog post, make GF dinner, eat GF dinner, blog post numero dos, go retrieve my glue gun, shop like mad, package things for gifts, and go to adoration. And I'm only, like halfway done with that list. I'VE STILL GOT TIME. Anyway, I knew I... Continue Reading →

For my grandma, who taught me to dance

If my grandmother was alive, either yesterday or today would have been her birthday. Except, I don't remember and my mother can't exactly place the date either. So, we're going with today. Happy birthday, Grandma D. This post deserves a disclaimer, lest you believe me to be something I'm not. I dance, but I don't... Continue Reading →

What SHE Wore Wednesday–Julia

This smiling face is not me, even though people have made that mistake in the past. This is Julia, the girlfriend of my baby-brother, Josh (and, for the record, he calls her "Julia-Ghoulia." Because he's a goober). Because it's nice to have context: she's an architecture student, is the only person to ever make me... Continue Reading →

Monday luv

Setting: Second week of Advent. Theme: love. And all I can do is sit here and think about how much work there is to be done. I'm thinking, "I don't have time to write! I must make Christmas cards and buy gifts and make food and plan events!" But then I thought, "Maybe these kind... Continue Reading →

Fast Friday Facts!

Everyone! I'm participating in the "Seven Quick Takes" for Friday...just because. Woo hoo! --- 1 --- It needs to be known that I have a super cute guinea pig. Super cute. She greeted me at the door this week, on Paul's shoulder like a little pirate-parrot-hybrid. --- 2 --- Yesterday was the Feast of St.... Continue Reading →

What I Wore Wednesday

I have this cousin a million times removed who lives in California. Once she came to visit us when we were still kids. It was summer and I was hanging out with my cousin, Bekah. Somehow the topic of "chapped hands" came up. Homegirl from California didn't know what we were talking about. My cousin... Continue Reading →

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